Iesis Structures were appointed to assess the mezzanine floor structure for the innovative dome-shaped sustainable timber homes produced by HALO for use in the UK. The elegant structural timber construction incorporates bow-string timber trusses to support the floor and cantilever spiral stair treads.
Creative has been instructed to provide the interior design concept for this existing listed art deco building in the centre of Belfast. This former telephone exchange building will be carefully crafted to accommodate 9 large No. self contained apartments including demolition of internal partitions to facilitate new internal layout. Malone Exchange on the Lisburn Road is the latest development to be taken on by the Portland Property Group, owned by Robert Mulligan.
This Rengen Developments project in Old Market, Bristol comprises new build commercial on the ground floor with 10 no 1 and 2 bedroom apartments above, situated on the site of an existing 1960s Post Office building. Iesis Group is appointed as project managers and quantity surveyors, with the Iesis Special Structures providing structural engineering services.
Iesis Structures provided structural design services for the re-development of an industrial site in Alperton, west London, sited on the Grand Union canal. The development comprises 136 residential units along with retail units on the street frontage. A reinforced concrete flat slab was selected for the superstructure to maximise floor to ceiling space and allow flexibility of services distribution. The landscape proposals required negotiation with the Canal and River Trust to agree the scope of structural works required to the existing canal wall.
This prestigious 320 unit 7 storey mixed use scheme in Ealing comprises five blocks with green roofs, roof terraces and commercial space at ground floor.
Huller and Cheese
Huller and Cheese is the transformation of the Grade II listed Huller House and its counterpart, the Cheese Warehouse; a building identified of special architectural merit due to its Hennebique reinforced concrete structure. These two distinct buildings have been converted to create an exciting collection of 50 contemporary one, two and three bedroom apartments overlooking Bristol’s Floating Harbour. Featuring exposed brick & ironwork in Huller House, to oversized windows and concrete columns in The Cheese Factory, the blend of the original features with stylish modern fittings offers unique and elegant homes. With the addition of two brand new storeys crowning the building, 6 outstanding and spacious penthouse apartments have been created with a top of the range specification.
Brooks Dye Works
This exciting Acorn Property regeneration project comprises the redevelopment of the former Brooks Laundry site at St Werburgh’s, Bristol. The scheme will include 102 new build residential units and commercial/community space, enlargement of Mina Road Park and associated infrastructure improvements. The site is allocated within Bristol City Council’s development plan for housing and light industrial development, and aims to enhance the overall area removing a long standing derelict industrial site, connecting the surrounding community and helping to improve new housing supply demand in the city. I
Kersfield Developments Ltd is restoring this historic school building to include building 43 flats and houses across the site and inside the historic Grade II listed former school building.Five of the apartments are to be sold under the shared ownership scheme.
This landmark redevelopment in the centre of Luton close to it’s railway station will provide 183 new apartments marketed towards technology workers in Kings Cross. The building comprises a 12-storey tower and 8-storey podium and includes for car parking, landscaped amenity space, car club and gym. Iesis Group have led the project through the design and planning stage. We are currently finalising procurement of the enabling works packages as well as the main contractor.
The original Blossom School was demolished to make way for 13 new build dwellings with external parking and lanscaping. The proposed development oversees stunning views over London and remains close to the heart of Wimbledon Village and Tennis Club. The properties a set around a central courtyard and sensitvely positioned whilst mainting privacy and security. Iesis have managed the demolition contract and a further separate enabling works package for the substructure. The next phase sees the construction of the superstructure.
This Spring Capital development is located in Eastbourne comprises the redevelopment of existing office space into 77 residential units.
A fine example of how Iesis provided a full range of professional services to help kick start Coed Darcy, an ambitious scheme on the outskirts of Swansea towards the town of Neath in South Wales. This large regeneration project on the site of a former BP Oil Refinery sets out to deliver an Urban Village comprising over 4,000 new homes plus associated infrastructure. Working closely with The Princes Foundation, Welsh Government, The Local Authority and the Developer Iesis has successfully delivered the first phase of this 25-year community vision.
Clifton Down Road
The island site on Clifton Down Road in the heart of Clifton Village, provides a key focus for this stunning mixed-use development bringing a combination of open retail and restaurant space as well as 14 high-end residential units to this affluent area of central Bristol. Its urban village location determined that logistics and construction methods needed careful consideration as did interfacing with neighbouring properties.
313 North End Road
The corner plot location of this project at 313 North End Road in Fulham where the site is flanked by major arterial roads meant sequencing was a primary delivery factor. Involving refurbishment and extension, construction required the complete removal of the upper floors of the building and replacement with new mansards whilst maintaining retail operations at ground floor level.
Bolingbroke Terrace & Searcy House
This development comprises the demolition of existing commercial properties to build a mixed-use scheme incorporating 30,000 sq ft residential accommodation and commercial space. This site has a number of challenging aspects associated with complex basement, highways and party wall issues. This necessitated sophisticated phasing in order to allow occupation of a site whilst residual works were ongoing with Iesis comprehensively involved from start to finish.
Greenwich Millenium Village
Iesis Special Structures are providing Civil and Structural Engineering services for this prestigious redevelopment on the Greenwich Peninsula in London. The phased development comprises a mix of residential properties from low rise houses up to 11 storey apartment blocks. Iesis Special Structures have worked closely with the geotechnical specialists to produce efficient foundations despite challenging ground conditions.
Palace View Lambeth
This redevelopment of a significant site in central London situated next to Lambeth Palace, involves the reuse of the existing building foundations and basement retaining walls, an approach bringing significant cost savings to the substructure works. The superstructure is formed as post-tensioned concrete floor slabs to increase allowable spans between columns and decrease the requirements for transfer structures.
Clapham Park Estate
The Clapham Park Estate project involved the refurbishment of one of London’s largest housing estates. Located in Clapham, the scheme featured the addition of new lift cores, balconies and masonry repairs to the existing four and five storey post war masonry buildings as well as modifications to external works and drainage.
Tollgate Gardens is a landmark residential scheme in Maida Vale in central London involving refurbishment and new builds. This urban site presented a number of design and detailing challenges requiring five new reinforced concrete apartment blocks as well as the refurbishment of the existing Tollgate House building. The blocks vary in height from four to 10 storeys and are supported on piled foundations. A complex transfer substructure was also required to bridge an existing trunk sewer which crosses the site.
Civil & Structural Engineering services for the development of this North London site. The project involves the construction of a new 7-storey concrete framed apartment block with basement car parking and a landscaped podium. The building is cut into the slope with retaining walls at the top end of the site in excess of 6m deep. Careful planning and detailing of the temporary works allowed a secant wall to be constructed around the basement despite the proximity of the adjacent highways and amenity spaces.
Iesis Special Structures provided Civil & Structural Design for this eight storey residential project on a constricted urban site adjacent to the Regents Canal in Camden. The sub-structure solution utilises a reinforced concrete raft on a combination of new and existing piles, providing an economical and efficient foundation. A reinforced concrete flat slab design with slender floor plates and blade columns maximise floor to ceiling space and allow flexibility of services distribution. The development of the site required the diversion and build over a Thames Water combined sewer, plus close interaction with the culverted River Fleet trunk sewer.
Regents Park Estate
Part of the re-development of the Regents Park Estate to accommodate the HS2 routing, we are working with London Borough of Camden and Lovell on 8 separate sites within the re-development. Each of the sites has its own challenges of the type associated with inner city regeneration – adjacent buildings, basements, services diversions, in addition to Thames Water sewer and BT trunk build-overs. A full BIM design approach has been adopted using Tekla Structural Designer, Safe and Revit to produce the frame designs and coordinate with other disciplines. Ranging in size from 3 to 11 storeys, the structures have been designed as reinforced concrete frames supported on piled foundations to accommodate the challenging geometry and transfer structures bridging the existing services.
Iesis Structures provided structural design services for this extensive refurbishment of a Grade II listed house in the Highgate conservation area. Works included recombining the two properties into a single family home, requiring reversing previous alterations, along with the addition of a rear extension and garage.
Iesis Structures provided structural and civil engineering design services for the re-development of a former petrol station site in Brockley in south London into new residential units. The structure was a composite steel frame up to first floor level supporting load bearing SIPs panels above. For this project we utilised vibro-stone ground improvement techniques in place of traditional piling solutions to reduce the cost of the substructure works.
North Circular Road site 6
The North Circular Road Site 6 project is part of a larger regeneration of the area bordering the North Circular Road in Enfield, North London. Site 6 consists of 95 mixed tenure residential units split in to four blocks varying between 3 and 5 storeys in height. The site was heavily contaminated and had a significant fall in level across the site but through optimisation of the site levels it was possible to minimise the amount of material required to be taken off site and create significant cost savings. The four residential blocks were formed as reinforced concrete frames with localised transfer slabs to achieve the large spans above the access roads which pass beneath several of the blocks. The use of integrated finite element modelling and Revit allowed for a lean efficient design and aided collaboration within the design team.
Iesis Structures are providing Civil & Structural Engineering services for this new development close to East Putney tube station in South London. The scheme involves the demolition of the existing office building and the construction of a new eleven storey concrete frame structure with a deep single storey basement. The tight urban site required careful consideration of adjacent party wall structures when determining the sequencing of the construction and temporary works design. The development incorporates commercial space at the lower three levels with residential units and landscaped roof terraces above.
The Yeoman Street scheme in the Surrey Quays area of London is a five-storey concrete framed residential building in Surrey Quays constructed on a very tight urban site involving offset foundations and the detailed assessment of a 4m high-retaining wall. The existing mass concrete wall was assessed for stability and condition before being carefully repaired and refinished.
Iesis Structures provided Civil & Structural Engineering services for the redevelopment of this central London site close to Old Street roundabout. The scheme involved the demolition of the existing YMCA building and the construction of a new seven storey concrete frame structure with a deep single storey basement. The tight urban site required careful consideration of adjacent party wall structures when determining the sequencing of the construction and temporary works design. The use of a raft foundation allowed significant savings over the originally proposed piled solution making use of the stiffening effects of the original piled foundations.
The construction of a six-storey building over a single storey basement on a congested site adjacent to a Network Rail viaduct on London Lane in Hackney. The basement and ground floor levels of the building provide commercial space with the upper floors residential apartments. In addition to the main block there are seven load-bearing masonry, three storey town houses to the rear of the site creating a central courtyard for the residents.
Iesis Structures provided structural design services for the re-development of this former Royal Mail sorting and delivery centre. Structural works involved the retention and refurbishment of the existing 6 storey post office building with significant alterations to the historic masonry and filler joist structure and the addition of a new residential floor forming rooftop penthouses and roof gardens.
73 Great Peter Street
Iesis Structures provided Civil & Structural Engineering services for the redevelopment of this central London site at 73 Great Peter Street. The scheme involved the demolition of an existing office block and the construction of a new seven storey concrete framed apartment block with basement gym, as well as drive through access to parking at the rear of the site. The project utilised precast concrete cladding to speed up construction on site and involved the reuse of the existing basement retaining walls to reduce the requirement for new piled retaining walls
A beautiful collection of four exquisite two bedroom homes located in the World Heritage City of Bath.
This development features the refurbishment of the old gospel hall, which was primarily used as a medical mission during World War II run by one of the most famous doctors of Bath, Dr. Wilson-Smith.
These two bedroom houses are conveniently located on the Lower Bristol Road, minutes from the city centre.
Built with traditional Bath stone elevations, the home’s interiors feature bright open concepts with luxury finishes throughout and an elegant modernized exterior.
Iesis Special Structures are providing Civil & Structural Engineering services for the redevelopment of the Redmayne House site. The scheme consists of a large basement car park with four storeys of apartments above and a landscaped deck to the rear. The tight urban site required careful consideration of a particularly sensitive adjacent load-bearing masonry structure in the sequencing of the design and construction. The use of a raft foundation allowed significant savings over the originally proposed piled solution.
Leyton High Road
This development in Hainault, North London features the creation of six new blocks of accommodation for both private ownership and the housing association. A combination of traditional build and reinforced concrete has allowed rapid construction of the blocks while providing clear open spaces to the retail elements. Works adjacent to the railway station and lines involved working closely with Network Rail to agree designs and working methodology.
The design of a new traditional build low rise residential development in Northolt, West London. By utilising a detailed settlement analysis it was possible to design and construct a raft foundation over an existing infilled basement to avoid the requirement for piling.
Iesis Special Structures provided Civil & Structural Design for this 6 storey (plus basement) residential project on a tight urban site. The foundations were designed to minimise the effect of the building on the underlying London Underground tunnels through the use of a raft foundation bearing on the London Clay. A reinforced concrete flat slab design was utilised with slender floor plates to maximise floor to ceiling space and allow flexibility of services distribution.
The Brassworks Lofts
Tucked away In the heart of The Old Market Quarter in Bristol, this new development offers a unique urban living experience with a mixture of one bedroom and one bedroom + study lofts. In keeping with the historical nature of the area, the development boasts a unique design with elements and materials that compliment the characteristics of Old Market.
Contemporary living spaces, stylish kitchens and luxurious bathrooms creates an enviable place to live in this up and coming community that is currently in the midst of regeneration. A short walk to the bustling and enchanting City Centre, with easy access to all public transportation, schools, shopping, culture and legendary nightlife.
This beautiful Georgian building situated on the famous Pulteney Bridge in Bath, is a regeneration project comprising a mix of uses. Phase One of the redevelopment is boutique residential accommodation specifically designed for the open market rental sector.