Category: Residential Architectural 3D render of new apartment block in Hammersmith, London
Category: Health Cottage Hospice will be a new build purpose building, consisting of a steel frame structure with curved steel beams and glulam beams supporting green roofs, and profiled metal decking at first floor.The building will have timber cladding at first floor, and rendered blockwork walls at ground floor. The superstructure is currently nearing completion on-site.
New Purpose Building, East Grinstead
Category: Commercial/Educational 3D render of new purpose building, consisting of single storey structural insulated panels forming the superstructure of the building, over a reinforced concrete basement under the full footprint of the building, in caltite waterproof concrete. The foundations will consist of a piled reinforced concrete raft, supporting RC retaining walls and internal columns; which in turn support a transfer slab at ground floor.
Private Residence, Guildford
Category: Residential We have recently undertaken the civil and structural design of a new 4-storey building, on a steeply sloping site with complex boundary wall conditions. Construction proposals consist of a steel framed roof to accomodate room in a roof second floor, engineered timber joists at first and second floors, a precast ground floor, caltite waterproof concrete basement walls and slab. The client was keen to use Insulated Concrete Formwork (ICF) for the external walls from ground level for thermal efficiency. vkhp-consulting developed our own structural revit model to better understand the interaction between the design and the site
School extension in North London
Category: Educational New open-planned nursery extension constructed as a steel frame with timber rafters, precast ground floor and traditional mass concrete foundations. vkhp-consulting were also involved in the adjacent existing nursery building, which is being refurbished and remodelled.
Dersingham Road, London
Category: Residential We are currently undertaking the civil and structural design of a new three-storey apartment block with full basement in Dersingham Road, London. We have coordinated our structural design using Tekla Structural Designer and Revit
Nursery in Shipley Bridge
Category: Educational We have recently undertaken the structural design for a nursery extension, working closely with Lytle Associates.