Summary: Warehouse alterations and extension to provide new office areas, canopy and concrete yard.
Description of Works: Alterations and extension of 2000m2 warehouse creating 300m2 of offices over 2 floors, a 43m clear span canopy for offloading articulated vehicles plus a new concrete yard with associated services. The project was delivered in 2 phases with the facility being operational on a 24-hour basis.
The building provides:
15 no. 38m2 offices with tea prep facilities
1 no. 31m2 office
a communal kitchen/common room
a meeting room
structural alterations and strip-out
alterations to room layouts
formation of openings
stud partition walls
mechanical & electrical installations including air conditioning
new windows and doors (including roller shutter doors)
floor finishes including carpet tiles and vinyl
720m2 concrete floor slab with associated drainage
steel-frame 43m long canopy
brick base wall construction
metal roofing and cladding
External works included the construction of new road access and 4000m2 concrete hardstanding.”
Achieving the required BREEAM credits. Site registered with the Considerate Constructers Scheme with aim to achieve minimum score of 32 (exceeded on 2 audits), responsible sourcing of timber from FSC suppliers, use of recycled aggregates and effective management of site impacts e.g. waste, energy, water consumption and transport. SWMP encouraged reduction, re-use and recycling of materials and identified target for non-hazardous waste not to exceed 3.2 tonnes or 3.4m2 per 100m2.
Revised drainage layout required due to the drainage impact assessment being re-assessed and showing a risk of flooding. Revised drainage designs were concluded and approved for use.
Registered with the Considerate Constructors Scheme the project received a Certificate of Performance Beyond Compliance and was delivered to BREEAM ‘Excellent’ standard and within the ethos of the Dundee Waterfront ‘BREEAM Sustainable Communities’ bid.
2014 Scottish Design Awards: Commendation for Architecture: Commercial/ Offices Building or Project
2014 Dundee Civic Trust Awards: Commendation for its outstanding contribution to the townscape of Dundee
“This important and challenging project has been completed quietly, efficiently and professionally without any fuss."
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"I would like to pass on the thanks of the whole school to everyone involved in what was a well-managed, well communicated and safely delivered project.”
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