Yearly archives: 2016


This new build project provided 22 self-contained apartments. The building was constructed from timber frame on traditional ground bearing foundations. This practice was responsible for the design of the civil and structural design works including tower crane foundations. Client: Juniper homes Contractor: Cotswold Building Company Ltd Architect: Apex Architecture Contract […]

Spa Road, Gloucester


Rowntree Partnership was employed to provide structural design services for a new facility for ADC Krone who had out grown their premises in Cheltenham. The new building covers a footprint area of approximately 2500m2 providing warehousing and two-storey office space. Being one of the last plots to be developed on […]

ADC KRONE, TEWKESBURY, GLOUCESTERSHIRE


The project provided Konica with office and warehouse facilities for a new headquarter centre on the former site of Yardley Perfumes. The development comprised three storey office buildings including entrance atrium, and a large portal frame warehouse structure. Rowntree Partnership were responsible for the design of the piled foundation systems, […]

KONICA OFFICE AND WAREHOUSE HQ FACILITY, BASILDON, ESSEX




This purpose built depot provides hardstandings, workshop and office facilities. We were responsible for full scope of structural services, including the design of the sub, superstructures, and external works. The extent of the concrete hardstanding equated to an area in excess over 15,000m2. These aprons were reinforced using polypropylene fibres, […]

THAMESDOWN BUS DEPOT, SWINDON




The project involved the merger of a number of local surgeries into one purpose built facility to serve the wider community. The building consisted of a number of two and three storey blocks connected with two storey atrium, waiting area and canopy. The structure typically consisted of steel moment frames […]

Chipping Norton Health Centre


These two number light industrial buildings provide 3250m2 and 4100m2 of floor area for distribution and warehouse use. The buildings are piled and suspended due to the poor underlying geology. The projects included a number of dock levellers and large expanses of concrete yard slabs. This practice was responsible for […]

UNIT 8 & HERMES, AVONMOUTH


This existing listed building was converted and extended to accommodate 22 new affordable city centre apartments. The new foundation works needed to be engineered to suit the presence of an adjacent ancient monument site, overcome the adjacent basement and deep services. This practice also undertook the specification of masonry and […]

The Black Swan Hotel Conversion, Gloucester



This purpose built facility provides over 8000m2 of production floor area, along with further office space and external hardstandings. Ground improvement works were required to overcome the soft underlying ground conditions and to achieve the client floor loading requirements. Client: St Modwen Developments Ltd Contractor: Barnwood Construction Ltd Architect: Roberts […]

PRESTOPLAN, QUEDGELEY WEST, GLOUCESTER