Peter Christian OBE DL


With 48 years’ experience in the field of structural repair and strengthening, Peter brings a wealth of knowledge to restoring integrity within damaged or stressed structures of all kinds. Having merged his own business of 20 years, Charterbuild, with U&M Group, presents our mutual clients with the opportunity to benefit from an even greater range of services delivered by experienced specialist operatives.
Peter has a particular interest in historic and listed buildings where the use of modern techniques for hidden structural strengthening can complement historic fabric. Projects include Woolwich Arsenal, Westminster Abbey, Stowe, Naze Tower, Crystal Palace and countless others.
His experience with a number of specialist repair techniques and a respect for achieving cost effective, sometimes unusual, solutions means his professional advice has been widely sought by many.
Peter has a private pilot’s licence for helicopters, is a Deputy Lieutenant for the County of Essex, chairs the Estates Committee within East Anglian Reserve Forces & Cadets Association, is Honorary Colonel to Essex Army Cadet Force, chair of Chelmsford Sea Cadets and is also a volunteer Coastguard Rescue Officer.