isurv authors - Palczynski, Richard

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Richard Palczynski
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Senior Programme Director at Arcadis
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Richard contributes to Project and programme controls in isurv Infrastructure.


Richard Palczynski BEng (Hons) CEng FICE FAPM is a chartered civil engineer, Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Fellow of the Association for Project Management (APM) as well as the Guild of Project Controls. He has extensive major programme experience on infrastructure projects, including the Jubilee Line Extension, Channel Tunnel Rail Link (HS1), West Coast Route Modernisation Programme, Crossrail and now the Transpennine Route Upgrade Programme in the North of England. With 20 years working for Bechtel, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Balfour Beatty, Mace, Crossrail and now Arcadis, he has a diverse portfolio from design and construction management, commercial and project management to six sigma, project and programme controls.

Richard is an active supervising civil engineer and occasionally guest lectures for the Major Projects Association and APM.


Company biography

About Arcadis

Arcadis has a long and rich history, tracing its roots back to the Association for Wasteland Redevelopment in the Netherlands in 1888, while Hyder Consulting, which Arcadis acquired in 2014, can trace its history back to 1875. From this strong Dutch heritage, Arcadis has grown organically and through acquisition to be one of the leading global natural and built asset design & consultancy firms.

Arcadis employs over 29,000 staff worldwide with annual revenues in excess of €3bn, and is one of the top corporate advisers in the world, according to Forbes’ inaugural ‘World‘s Best Management Consulting Firms 2022’ list. Arcadis was also awarded the honour of one of the UK’s Best Places to Work in 2022 by Glassdoor.