Geoff Neal


Geoff Neal
Director Mechanical

Founder of The Engineering Practice, Geoff is a highly experienced Chartered Mechanical Engineer with over 35 years’ experience in the Engineering and Construction Industry.

Geoff oversees the Mechanical side of the business, applying a hands on approach throughout. He leads by example, directing and supporting carefully selected teams, dedicated to serving individual projects. 

Geoff believes that success is all about people and adding value, he is committed to establishing and developing long term working relationships with clients, contractors and fellow professionals.

Graduating with a Mechanical Engineering Degree 1983, Geoff joined ‘Drake and Scull’ contractors in their Design and Build department in Southampton, where he worked on a variety of large Commercial and Industrial projects. It was at ‘Drake and Scull’ that Geoff and Rob first worked together, starting a 35 year partnership in the industry. Geoff progressed into Consultancy, working primarily on prestigious fast track projects within London and the South, before founding The Engineering Practice in 1992, with partner Robert Stanton. 

Together they bring a wealth of experience across all aspects of Engineering, offering an impressive and extensive portfolio of clients and skills. Geoff continually strives to provide a quality personalised service to his clients and colleagues within the industry.

In 2017 The Engineering Practice celebrate 25 Years, an achievement both Geoff and Robert are very proud of.