historical bears back in place
The planning permision to redevelop the site insisted that the two iconic ornamental bears that stood on the top of the front facade must be preseved, although it was not specified what was to happen to them.
innovative roof solutions
The curved structure and high gables required some innovation solutions to avoid using expensive special roof systems.
distinctive entrance area
East Norfolk Sixth Form College created a new entrance area this year, as part of the College's 10 year Estates Masterplan. The college has been extended a number of times and the new entrance at the centre of the campus is designed to create an obvious, attractive and distinctive central entrance.
multi-storey link building
The Lighthouse building in Great Yarmouth will be the focal point of the Greyfriars development. NHS Norfolk and Waveney commissioned us to provide engineering services for the design of a new office, and a multi-storey link building to connect with their existing properties of the Ship and Phoenix House.
new facility within historic grounds
The brief for Langley School was to design a new teaching and performance building within the historic school grounds.
checking the stability of a historic building
We were instructed to complete a full structural survey of this historical farm house because of some deflections noted within the property.
We were instructed to design a temporary conservatory for Chelsea Flower Show for Marston & Langinger. The glass house was formed from a lightweight structure and shallow foundations were required so as to not disturb the Chelsea ground.
investigating the possibility of new life for a former school
As part of the development of this site, our engineers were engaged to ascertain the structural suitability of the existing property to allow the client to develop the land.
road, drainage and site planning
The project involved designing the site road and drainage for a new residential development.