Buckle Street

Client
Sector
No. of Beds
No. of Storeys
Architect
Structural Engineer
Main Contractor
Mechanical Contractor
Electrical Contractor
Saco Property Group
Residential
104
13
Grzywinski+Pons/LRW
Manhire
Bennetts Construction Ltd
Kane
Kane

Complex 13 storey development with an extremely tight footprint consisting of a 104 Aparthotel studios, co-working office space floor and F&B area. Development includes two top floors external walls being constructed entirely with a glass blocks

Services Highlights:

  • Concept stage design with architects to meet planning and client requirements

  • Complex and challenging site requiring extremely careful space planning for the MEP services

  • Creative approach to the fire suppression system installed throughout with low pressure mist system

  • Complex smoke ventilation system to accommodate throughout the building

  • Complete pre-tender MEP design inclusive of ventilation/air conditioning/public health/lighting/small power and emergency back up services

  • Bespoke solution developed for the exposed services within the apartments to the high standard requirements from the interior designer

  • Involvement in and negotiations with utility providers in terms of utility provision

  • Development and successful negotiations with UKPN on a bespoke on site substation

  • High level of MEP services coordination required within the mezzanine floor

  • MEP design fully developed and coordinated in REVIT