About

Dr Harrall

“As custodians of our fragile environment, it is incumbent upon each one of us to practice responsible stewardship in every aspect of our lives”

Dr Harrall is an independent consultant, working both in the UK and abroad, delivering on development mandates that work towards the inevitable post hydrocarbon era.

Through his consultancy services, Dr Harrall seeks to share his knowledge and experience in supporting and facilitating responsible environmental stewardship within the built environment.

His solutions extend the boundaries of a development’s environmental performance while considering the true cost of ownership and reducing  reliance on fossil fuels.

His consultancy service benefits from in-use building performance data; a forensic understanding of construction, informed by his Doctorate in environmentally responsible architecture; his post occupation building monitoring data and publishing peer reviewed material.

As a Chartered Architect in professional practice, Dr Harrall has been the recipient of multiple national and international awards for environmentally responsible buildings and development.

As a former tradesman, seven years as a time served plasterer, his consultancy service is grounded with pragmatic solutions and first hand site experience.

Dr Harrall has twenty years first hand experience in designing, building, living, working and monitoring naturally heated, naturally ventilated buildings that operate with significantly reduced use of fossil fuels.

His experienced and knowledge has produced an eclectic portfolio of projects that includes some of the UK’s most energy efficient buildings. Third party verification of that portfolio via SAP (Standard Assessment Procedure) has seen his building designs achieve Design SAP Rating’s as high as 146A.

Part of his professional portfolio includes environmentally responsible product’s which include ‘Indie House’, ‘Greening-the-Box’, ‘Buddy’, and ‘Sun Pod’ and an innovative form of concrete.