Wednesday 9th August – Long view of Owen Street It’s going to be a couple of years before our Owen Street Towers reach the heights of Beetham, but they have started to appear on the distant horizon from Manchester Central.
The existing building at Trinity Court was a 1990’s façade retention of a listed façade on John Dalton Street in Manchester. The proposal was to infill the atriums at each floor and create a new single storey extension at roof level. We were fortunate to have a full set of structural drawings available for the […]
The four Towers that make up the Owen Street development provide a land mark at the end of Manchester’s Deansgate. The site is bounded by the River Medlock, and flooding constraints played an important part in setting the levels for the site. The towers sit on a two/three storey basement that works with the levels […]
Exchange Court, like One Greengate, is bounded by the River Irwell, Trinity Way and Greengate. IT was a relatively small, triangular shaped, site that needed to link the existing Greengate with the lower river footpath. A raft foundation and three basement levels were excavated through the Sandstone within a bored pile wall perimeter. Large props […]
A new seven storey residential scheme on the seafront at Morecambe. The scheme looks North to the Lake District with an almost 180degree panorama. The reinforced concrete frame steps in to allow to the scheme to respond to the adjacent lower level buildings that are situated adjacent to the site.