Altering and adapting existing spaces to ensure they meet a client's specification requires extensive knowledge and understanding of the existing structure. Our duty of care, coupled with respect for a building, shapes our approach to each project. From the outset, our specialist teams review the proposed works and where necessary, adapt procedures to ensure the project is a success.
Our vast experience within occupied buildings, in parallel with our flexible and 'can do' approach, has gained us an enviable proven track record as being a specialist contractor within this sector.
|Project:||Refurbishment of Boat House|
Internal strip-out of the existing boat house (a grade 2 listed building) and the construction of a new internal insulated structure within the existing building envelope. This provided a new open-plan training floor, shower rooms, offices and WCs, incorporating a sports flooring system together with external wall and ceiling thermal cladding.Close
|Client:||Reigate Quaker Housing Association|
|Project:||Conversion and Refurbishment|
This project was split into two phases, allowing a number of residents to remain within the building throughout the project. Key works included complete internal strip-out of the 24no. bedsits, extensive structural alterations and adaptions to provide 16no. 1-bed units, complete with bathroom, lounge and kitchen, installation of a new internal lift and extensive electrical works, installing new fire alarms and nurse call systems.Close
|Client:||London Diocesan Board for Schools (LDBS)|
|Project:||Entrance Alterations and Extension|
Relocating and establishing a temporary main entrance and reception / admininstration offices, internal demolition and alterations to provide a new lobby, reception, administration offices, sick bay, disabled WC and new staff room.Close
|Project:||External Refurbishment Works|
Erecting external fixed and mobile access platforms, removal of existing cladding and the manufacture and installation of new oak cladding, roof repairs, external balcony surfacing and general re-decoration.Close
|Client:||St Dunstan RC school|
|Project:||Alterations and Refurbishment|
Works entailed a multi site project (6.No in total) constructing a 2-storey classroom extension, two seperate single-storey extensions providing new WC's and music rooms and a new main school reception; internal refurbishment to provide new admin offices, staff room, at various locations around the school, spread into four phases.Close
From new stand-alone buildings, extensions or basements to adding additional floors on existing structures, we have the experience and capacity to undertake your project.
Depending on timescales, budgets or specific requirements, we can deliver various types of buildings which include the use of either traditional or modern methods of construction. We actively promote sustainable 'buildings for the future' where our knowledge and enthusiasm for new construction methods and techniques are promoted, such as the use of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs).
|Client:||London Borough of Richmond upon Thames|
Design & Build procured project which involved the removal of an existing modular single-storey building, construction of a new stand-alone building providing a sports hall, kitchen, WCs, meeting room and offices. Using a SIPS structure which combined with underfloor heating and an external air source heat pump met the low U-value design parameters.Close
|Client:||London Borough of Richmond upon Thames|
|Project:||Gateway @ Twickenham Academy|
Design & Build procured project which involved the construction of a single-storey building providing a new 6th form area for autistic pupils including classrooms, WCs and food preparation / kitchen area. Due to the nature and location of the works within this particular environment, the project required additional and pro-active measures to reduce the impact of the construction activies within a live school environment.Close
|Client:||Wallace Fields Infant School|
|Project:||Reception & Administration Offices|
Design and Build project to construct a single-storey extension with internal demolition and alterations to the existing layout. This provided a new entrance lobby, reception, reprographics room, staff kitchen, administration offices and formation of a early years group room. Externally a new staff car park, fencing and security gates provided safe segregation for the pupils and visitors to the school.Close
|Client:||Maven Vetenary Clinic|
|Project:||Construction of new rear extension & internal refurbishment of existing areas|
Construction of new single storey extension providing new theatres, prep area, cat & dog ward & internal refurbishment of administration offices, staff breakout areas & existing front of house reception & formation of separate cat & dog waiting areas.Close
Working with our clients, their design teams, local authorities and listed building inspectors, our experience and workmanship on buildings with historic interest and listed consent allows us to demonstrate our respect and enthusiasm for restoration.
|Project:||Internal and External Refurbishment of Cornerhouse|
Internal refurbishment of the ground and 1st floors (whilst 2nd floor remained in occupation) within a listed building, to create three separate apartments. Brickwork repairs on this particular building required the use of a special mortar with washed and exposed aggregates, known as 'Eton pointing'.Close
|Project:||Queens Eyot (an island on the river Thames)|
Internal strip-out and alterations to create a new layout, structural repairs to timber frame, new external cladding and redecorations. Due to its mid-river location, all plant, materials and operatives were ferried on a daily basis.Close
Our experience within the commercial sector focuses our approach for speculative new-builds and residential projects. Attention to detail is more personal to the end user, therefore our professional manner and approach focuses on achieving client satisfaction.
|Client:||Hill Court - Putney|
|Project:||Roofing & Window Refurbishment Works|
Works entailed asbestos removal, re-roofing, installation of edge protection, installation of new aluminium windows. All properties were occupied during the works, which also included installation of new cold water storage tanks, replacement of lift and installation of communal TV systems.Close
|Project:||Demolition of existing single dwelling and construction of a pair of semi-detached residential homes|
Demolition of existing dwelling, excavations and ground works to construct new basement plus 3 upper floors, providing traditionally-built homes.Close