SPECIALIST CONSULTANTS IN FACADE AND BUILDING ENVELOPES

Condition Survey – St. Mary’s Axe, London.

PROJECT

30 St. Mary’s Axe, aka ‘The Gherkin’, London.

CLIENT

Buro Happold/St. Mary’s Axe.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

Full condition survey of existing façade, via cradle access as shown in the photos to the left.

ROLE

Façade inspection services.

New Build – St. Dunstan’s House, London.

PROJECT

St. Dunstan’s House, Fetter Lane, London.

CLIENT

Reddington Group on behalf of Taylor Wimpey.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

A high-end, luxury 8 storey residential building with a modular bronze anodised rain screen; bronze anodised opening window/door vents and unitised pre-cast concrete panels clad with stone (Techrete) façade, completed during the autumn of 2014.

ROLE

Provision of Façade Consultancy.

New Build – Penwith, Cornwall, UK.

PROJECT

Penwith College, Cornwall, UK.

CLIENT

Midas Construction.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

A series of educational buildings located in Penzance, Cornwall; we provided full façade consultancy services.

ROLE

Full façade consultancy and inspection services.

Condition Survey – Manchester and Liverpool.

PROJECT

Beetham Tower, Manchester and West Tower, Liverpool UK.

CLIENT

Braemar Estates.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

Full condition survey of existing façades, via cradle access.

ROLE

Façade inspection services.

New Build – Southampton.

PROJECT

Admiral’s Quay, Southampton, UK.

CLIENT

Bouygues UK/Buro Happold Ltd.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

A residential development located on the waterfront at Ocean Village, comprising of 1no. – 26 storey block, 1no. – 14 storey block & 1no. – 9 storey block. The external façades incorporate bespoke, structurally-glazed, unitised modules, combined with decorative terracotta and bronze seamed panels. All systems were designed and manufactured in Dubai UAE, the project commenced October 2012 was completed in December 2014.

ROLE

Provision of Façade Consultancy ‘Compliance’ monitoring services.

Extension and Refurbishment – Portsmouth.

PROJECT

The New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth.

CLIENT

ISG Plc.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

Lottery grant funded project, part refurbishment of existing internal and external theatre boundaries, listed façade and construction of new build extension. Work commenced early 2012 and was completed
late 2014.

ROLE

Provision of Façade Advice on listed façade, undertake full in-depth, dilapidation and condition, survey of internal and external aspects of existing structure, and monitor appropriate stages of specialist refurbishment of this historic grade 2 listed theatre applicable, to the building envelope.

New Build – Manchester.

PROJECT

One Angel Square ‘new Co-operative headquarters’ Manchester.

CLIENT

BAM Construction Ltd (North West) on behalf of The Co-operative Estates.

DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

Iconic BREEAM ‘Excellent’ Rated 16 storey Commercial HQ Building, the external façade is comprised of bespoke twin skin, traditional curtain walling and rainscreen to terrace areas, along with a feature, bespoke, lattice effect, double-curved steel atrium. All systems were designed and manufactured in Austria, Czech Republic and Hungary, from October 2011 and completed in early 2013.

ROLE

Provision of Façade Design ‘Compliance’ co-ordination and on-site monitoring.