The practice was started nearly thirty years ago by David Owen and has dealt with small, medium, and large development projects including new builds, refurbishments, conversions, change of use, Listed and commercial buildings.

Our continued success is based on reputation and personal recommendation with over 2,000 projects to date.

We offer a free, no obligation initial consultation.


David Owen
Chartered Building Engineer

David is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Building Engineers with a background in both Civil Engineering and Building. He worked in the Local Authority, spending five years in the County Highways Department before moving to Building Control. After seventeen years he left the Local Authority to found the business, initially trading as David Owen Associates and recently re-branded to Shenton Owen Planning & Design. David is still very active within the business and the industry as a whole however has recently taken the decision to retire from the Welsh Regional Committee for The Chartered Association of Building Engineers after six years.