BROMLEY SOUTH CENTRAL, MIXED USE PPP DEVELOPMENT-LONDON
In a Public Private Partnership with London Borough of Bromley, St Mark’s Square is set to transform the southern end of Bromley town centre, one minute from Bromley South railway station.
The mixed-use Public Private Partnership scheme development includes a landscaped public plaza surrounded by a nine screen multiplex VUE cinema, 25,000 sq ft of cafés and restaurants including PizzaExpress, Dean’s Diner, Prezzo, Las Iguanas, Nando’s and Turtle Bay, a 130-bed Premier Inn hotel, 200 private and affordable apartments and a new 400 space secure underground car park.
The development will create over 200 jobs in Bromley, and provide a total of £220 million GVA (Gross Value Added) to the local economy over the next 10 years.
The residential element of the scheme is being built to Code for Sustainable Homes (CfSH) Level 4. Energy costs to residents will be reduced by 30 % through better insulation, good ventilation and the provision of an onsite combined heat and power system. The remaining building elements deliver an ‘Excellent’ BREEAM rating.
The finished development will comprise 200 residential apartments, a 130 bedroom hotel, a nine screen cinema, nine retail units and a 400 space underground car park.
Atom Consultants is providing numerous services on this ongoing project.
We carried out the structural design of the upper levels of the Residential Tower block. A National Rail line runs in close proximity to the Tower Block, so we were also appointed to undertake the Category 3 Independent Design Checks on all Temporary Works Designs which interfaced with the National Rail Assets.
On the residential low- rise building and basement car park, we conducted BIM co-ordination works of structure and services, as well as various areas of co-ordination of incoming underground services.
We also did the structural design and co-ordination for the auditorium seating for the 9- screen cinema building and conducted Design Checks and Reviews of sub-contractor proposals.
Other elements of design included: green-wall support framework; plant room access platforms; chiller plant enclosure steel frame; the upgrade of the link bridge to the adjacent buildings. All of these elements were co-ordinated within the BIM model for the project which we developed and maintained on behalf of our client McLaren Construction.
This project is set to complete early 2018.
Atom Consultants have assisted us in many ways to resolve numerous challenges presented by the very complex project being delivered here at St Mark’s Square in Bromley. Their use of BIM has helped to highlight and resolve countless issues which would otherwise have caused real problems on site. They have also developed modular components for sections of the building which have dramatically reduced the number of crane lifts and thereby releasing the cranes to carry out other essential work. What’s more, each timeline on information being issued was met which is important when the project is at its busiest time!
Operations Director, McLaren Group
Following the recent refurbishment of the library, a Service Riser weighing 25 tonnes was designed by Atom Consultants for the Imperial College London.read more
Wakefield Cathedral spire’s condition had not been surveyed for more than 50 years. We undertook a drone survey to get up close and personal with both the tiles on the spire as well as the resident peregrine falcons.read more
A previous brown-field site was developed into a brand new BRC Compliant gluten-free production facility for Nairn’s gluten-free biscuits and oatcakes, obtaining a top rating during their first BRC audit in 2017. The spend matched the budget and the project was delivered on time helping to meet extremely tight deadlines.read more
OUR WORK ALCATEL SUBMARINE NETWORKSGREENWICH, LONDON Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) (now acquired by Nokia Networks) is the world’s only fully integrated provider of turnkey submarine network solutions . Since 1850s, ASN has been producing repeaters,...read more
OUR WORK THE HOLD-SUFFOLK ARCHIVES HERITAGE CENTER, IPSWICH The Hold, which is one of the 21 key delivery projects of the ‘Ipswich Vision’, should open its doors in time for the 900th anniversary of the Record Office’s oldest document in 2019. Located on the...read more
Smart and efficient: citizenM Tower of London Hotel does not disappoint.read more
The Vauxhall Underground Station modernisation is part of Transport for London’s ongoing investment into London’s public transport network to support economic growth and employment opportunities.
The £36m project entailed reconfiguration of the station’s ticket hall to accommodate extra ticket gates and wide-aisle gates, as well as the refurbishment of the stations’ subways, ticket hall and stairs. The main part of the project was to make the access to the station step-free, enabling the station to handle 40% more passengers by installing a new shaft and lift between the ticket hall and platforms. A particular challenge was posed by the station remaining fully operational while the construction work took place between 2014 and 2016.read more
The London Borough of Islington had a requirement for a new sports hall to be used out-of-hours by the local community and it was to be built on the roof of and existing school- Winton Primary School.
To minimise disruption to this ‘live’ site, a modular approach was adopted. All components of the build were pre-fabricated, starting from the structural steel wall and roof panels and ending with the beautiful western red cedar clad external facade.read more
Providence Tower stands at a breath-taking 43 storeys and is the jewel in the crown of the New Providence Wharf development – a stunning riverside community in London’s Docklands. These premier river-view apartments have far-reaching views over the River Thames, being one of the tallest residential towers in London, and a sky-bar atop the building gives residents the ultimate vantage point thanks to 360 degrees of uninterrupted glazing.read more