UEA Concrete Preservation

The purpose of this refurbishment was to preserve and rejuvenate the 1960’s concrete at the UEA Campus. We provided forensic structural engineering services in the development of a fiveyear concrete preservation plan, waterproofing, drainage designs and detailed repair specifications. The work also included improvements to the safety of the high-level walkways to decrease the potential … Continue reading “UEA Concrete Preservation”

Nwes

We wish to nominate Nwes for the client of the year for the following reasons: Nwes are an organization that manage innovation centres many of which we have designed but not directly for them. The King’s Lynn Innovation Centre (KLIC) was the first building that they procured themselves and it was a privilege to be … Continue reading “Nwes”

Costa – The Roastery – Building Project of the Year

Seeking to increase its roasting capacity to support its international growth ambitions, Costa’s has invested £38 million in a state-of-the-art, new Roastery in Basildon. The facility’s design blends the Costa team’s 40 years’ roasting expertise, with state-of-the-art technology and robotic automation, to nurture the coffee bean from the moment it arrives to when it is … Continue reading “Costa – The Roastery – Building Project of the Year”

Project Capella

Project Capella is a £79m research laboratory development for the University of Cambridge. The University wanted a fast-track build, and had specific criteria financially. As a result, we looked at some very fast-track methods of construction including a precast frame and precast façade panels. The solution aimed to reduce the on-site period and overlap it … Continue reading “Project Capella”