ST. PANCRAS RENAISSANCE HOTEL – LONDON: PART OF MARRIOTT HOTELS
Sir John Betjeman called this Gothic treasure “too beautiful and too romantic to survive” in a world of tower blocks and concrete, but it has, emerging more beautiful than ever thanks to Atom Consultant’s modular addition to the fairy tale façade that Sir George Gilbert Scott fashioned. Working for Hemsec Panel Technologies, we developed the concept design and manufacturing drawings and schedules,for the Thru-Wall, an innovative new modular Structural Insulated Panels System and coordinated the whole process in BIM. We also identified all fixing points, brackets and fit to existing structure (just 300 mm away from the original St. Pancras Station) of these pre-fabricated panels, allowing the installation time to be cut down to just 3 days. Victorian splendour was seemlessly blended with this modern modular solution, to let St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel dazzle once again like it did back in 1873.
Based in Rainhill, Merseyside, Hemsec Panel Technologies are a leading composite insulated panel manufacturer who supplied the large format SIPs units for the St Pancras Renaissance hotel in London.
Hemsec liaise with James Lupton and the Atom team on a regular basis, seeking their structural expertise for use across the entire SIPs product range. The resulting data is typically used within our certification provided by Lucideon, a UKAS accredited construction product testing company and by the BBA for accredited Hemsec products.
This project in particular required a highly detailed design approach, handled directly by Atom Consultants using the latest BIM technologies to coordinate the installation between an existing steel frame and the new SIPs walling solution which had to fit together with precision.
Their knowledge of the structural properties Hemsec SIPs provide is unrivalled and mutually beneficial; we have great confidence in the design and coordination services they offer especially with the bespoke fast track solution on this project for which Hemsec would like to thank Atom Consultants for their work.
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
Sidi Krir 3&4 power plant, a 685 MW natural gas-fired power complex, located 30 km west of Alexandria, is Egypt’s first BOOT (Build-Operate-Own-Transfer) power project and is one of the largest private power stations in the Middle East.read more
The 46,000 m2, £59 million Trinity Walk Shopping Centre in Wakefield West Yorkshire, described by Wakefield Council as “the most important City Centre development for more than 20 years”, boasts more than 40 stores and 1000 car parking spaces right in the heart of Wakefield, transforming the city into a sub-regional shopping destination.read more
ASDA (part of the Wal-Mart Stores Inc.) has long strived to become 100% energy efficient, hence they were the first in UK to build a sustainable timber -framed store, which is 20% more energy efficient than their traditional stores, as well as lowers the store’s carbon footprint by as much as 50 per cent. We developed the designs for the prototype, which were to become a blueprint for all ASDA’s future eco-stores.read more
Creating a perfect canvas for the Royal Bank of Scotland brand, their 11.431 m2 customer-facing facility is a landmark building on the edge of the Spinningfields development in Manchester. Referred to as the Canary Wharf of Manchester, the unashamedly modern grade A office accommodation creates a real presence on to Deansgate and the Spinningfields Square.read more
Over the last decade Spinningfields has evolved to become the home for over 165 commercial organisations.The commercial building on No. 3 Hardman Street houses offices for General Medical Council, Deloite and DMF, as well as retail outlets and ground floor underground parking. Atom Consultants lent their hand with BIM co-ordinationread more
Ark All Saints Academy and the adjoining Highshore complex mixed needs special secondary school situated in Camberwellread more
Bombardier is the world’s leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. Their vast offering of products includes trains, rail equipment and control solutions for all market segments, as well as category-defining business jets and commercial aircraft. Atom Consultants were commissioned to design the extension and redevelopment of their Bombardier Prorail site in Horbury near Wakefield, where their class 220 Voyagers were built.read more
Atom Consultants has designed 3 of the Next Generation Clubs, now known as David Lloyd Leisure Clubs. David Lloyd Leisure is synonymous with high quality fitness facilities, employing some 6,000 staff, including an expert health and fitness team of over 1,800 and the contracted services of over 450 tennis professionals. Their racquets facilities are second to none with 800 tennis courts, 180 badminton courts and 140 squash courts across the UK.read more