Robert Belk


Robert Belk - Design Engine


Rob is one of the founding Directors of Design Engine Structures Ltd having run both Robelk Ltd and CAB Structures Ltd. With both construction and manufacturing experience, Rob came from a background in cold formed steel design having spent time as National Technical Manager for Kingspan Offsite, Engineering Manager at Banro Sections and Senior Engineer at Metsec. Rob started his career in the telecommunications industry as a qualified toolmaker and studies 6 years of BTEC’s in Production and Manufacturing Engineering leading to his degree at Nottingham University.


With responsibility for providing engineering design solutions to the more interesting projects within Design Engine Structures, Rob manages the non LGSF projects within the practice.


  • Loadbearing Cold Formed Steel Design
  • Façade Design
  • Special Projects
  • Hot rolled and timber frame design