Ridge is at the forefront of designing, managing and delivering facilities and infrastructure for automotive, research and development, manufacturing and motorsport. In 1991, Ridge delivered its first Formula 1 headquarters for the Benneton Formula 1 team. Since then Ridge has worked on many Formula 1 headquarters. The teams we work with have won a total of 15 Formula 1 World Drivers Championships. We are immensely proud of the part we play in their success.
Formula 1 has taken us on a fascinating and demanding journey. We have delivered environments in which world class engineers design, test, experience and manufacture next generation automotive, aeronautical, energy, materials and fuels. We have an affinity for this work. Our design ethos, delivery focus and multidiscipline approach has been forged by this uncompromising environment where quality, clarity of purpose and design efficiency is the difference between winning and losing.
Ridge specialist expertise has been deployed on many motor racing circuit developments and proposals across the globe. Our skilled and experienced professionals have worked across 6 continents, from Brasilia to Vladivostock, providing feasibility studies, masterplanning, project management, cost management and many more services in this highly competitive sector.
Our expertise include:
Construction value for automotive / OEMs
For over 20 Formula 1 teams
Federation Internationale de l’Automobile circuit masterplans for Apex Circuit Design
Executive Group and Partner, Project Management
Lead Project Manager with over 20 years’ experience.
Jolyon sits on the Executive Group and is Partner in charge of several Project Management Teams. He has built his teams by looking for a broad variety of skills sets, characters and backgrounds, and a desire among members constantly to learn and improve. This has helped Jolyon to create rich and diverse teams to support his clients.
Jolyon believes in excellence and going beyond the norm. His approach to project delivery is always to look from the client’s perspective and compile teams and offer innovative solutions to achieve the client’s business or educational goals. People deliver projects, and processes and procedures support great people.
“…on behalf of my fellow Trustees I write to confirm our deep and lasting appreciating of the excellent way in which Ridge managed and guided us…
…Ridge went far beyond. From the moment of your initial advice to me and my colleagues I consider the performance of your firm to have be virtually faultless. I attended monthly meetings, which due to your presence were models of common sense and effectiveness…”