Design of an extension over an existing building; formerly used as a police station. The existing structure was assessed to ensure that the additional storeys could be accommodated and load tests were completed to verify that the existing slim floors were suitable for use. A new below ground drainage system was designed to accommodate the increased capacity of […]
Refurbishment of an existing 7 storey reinforced concrete framed office building into self-contained studio apartments in Liverpool City Centre. Two additional storeys were added over the existing roof formed in lightweight materials, to ensure that the maximum potential for extension was achieved without compromising the existing structure and foundations.
Intriguing new dwelling formed almost entirely subterranean and designed to make minimal visual impact above ground, comprising only a car lift and access entrance within a modern sleek structure. The sub structure was formed of permanent sheet piled walls set almost circular on plan, with a capping beam designed to ensure stability of the retaining […]
New build “super home” dwelling in rural location for a developer. The superstructure is formed with steel frame, composite deck concrete floors and cut infill timber roof. Below ground there is a reinforced concrete basement (below part of the building footprint) containing leisure facilities including swimming pool and subterranean terrace at the rear.