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CWA Engineering - Ridley Street - Civil & Structural Engineering

Ridley House, Birmingham

This development is comprised of 71 new apartments.
  • Client:
    Seven Capital

  • Location:
    Birmingham

  • Project Value:
    £11m

  • Services Provided:
    Civil and Structural Engineering Consultancy Services

  • Added Value:
    Site challenges comprised of deep fill on site which indicated that there may have previously been a basements on site. Deep foundation solutions and building close to existing buildings will involve extensive party wall liaisons.

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    Ridley House, Birmingham
Description

This development is comprised of 71 new apartments in an £11m scheme at Ridley House, which is located on the corner of Ridley Street and Washington Street in Birmingham City Centre.

The construction features a lightweight steel framing system on a transfer concrete structure at first floor.

The advantages of having a lightweight steel framing system includes the speed of construction and reduced loads to foundations which will provide a more economical foundation solution.

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