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Lord’s Media Centre – London, England

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Building: Lord’s Media Centre
Location: London, England
Completed: 1999
Architect: Future Systems
Contract Value: £5 million
Contractor : Simons Interiors London
Client: Marylebone Cricket Club
Structural Engineer: Arup
Services Engineers: Buro Happold
Contractor: Pendennis Shipyard
Quantity Surveyor: Davis Langdon & Everest

AE Interests: first all aluminium semi-monococque building in the world, assembled in shipyard using ship-building techniques

Written by nickwilliams2009

June 24, 2010 at 3:27 pm

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Westminster Underderground Station – London, UK

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Building: Westminster Underground Station
Location: London, England, UK
Completed: 1999
Architect: Hopkins Architects
Contract Value: £80 million
Client: London Underground
Consulting engineer: Maunsell Ltd
Main contractor: Balfour Beatty – AMEC Joint Venture
Ready-mixed concrete: RMC Readymix Ltd
Cement: Castle Cement Ltd
Aggregates: RMC Aggregates Greater London
Reinforcement couplers: Ancon CCl Ltd
Formwork/falsework: PERI Ltd

AE Interests: Deepest ever excavation in central London, cast in place concrete

Written by nickwilliams2009

January 27, 2010 at 10:18 pm

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Canada Water Bus Station – London, England

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Building: Canada Water Bus Station
Location: London, England
Completed: 1999
Architect: Eva Jiricna Architects
Contract Value: £3 million
Contractor : Carillion
Client: London Underground Ltd
Civil and Concrete Engineer: Benaim-Works JV

AE Interests: Acoustic control, natural lighting, cantilever roof spans

Written by nickwilliams2009

January 27, 2010 at 9:50 pm

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North Greenwich Transportation Interchange – London, England

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Building: North Greenwich Transportation Interchange
Location: London, England
Architect: Foster and Partners
Contract Value: £15.5 M
Client: London Underground Ltd.
Structural Engineer: Anthony Hunt Associates
Services Engineer: Max Fordham Associates
Quality Surveyor: MDA
Project Management: Capital Project Consultancy

AE Interests: Complex per-erected steel trusses, tubular steel columns, box section steel rafters

Written by nickwilliams2009

January 26, 2010 at 4:28 pm

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Southwark Underground Station – London, UK

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Building: Southwark Underground Station
Location: London, UK
Completed: 1999
Architect: MJP Architects
Glass Wall Artist: Alexander Beleshenko
Client: London Underground Ltd.
Civil Engineer: Babtie
Structural Engineer: Aspen Group, glass wall by Adams Kara Taylor (AKT)
Service Engineers: Drake and Skull
Acoustic Consultant: Paul Gillieron
Project Management: JLEP

AE Interests: Natural Lighting, polished concrete design

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Written by nickwilliams2009

January 26, 2010 at 4:10 pm

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North Greenwich Underground Station – London, England

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Building: North Greenwich Station
Location: London, England
Completed: 1998
Architect: Alsop Architects
Contract Value: £110 million
Contractor : McAlpine – Wayss & Freytag – bachy Joint Venture
Engineer: Benaim Works Joint Venture
Client: JLE Extension Project
M&E Service: Drake & Skull Ltd.

AE Interests: Roof supported by 21 pairs of V-shaped cast-in-place concrete columns

Written by nickwilliams2009

January 26, 2010 at 3:59 pm

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Bed ZED – London, England

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Building: Bed ZED
Location: London, England
Architect: Bill Dunster Architects
Contract Value: £5 million
Client: Peabody Trust
Structural & Civil Engineer: Ellis & Moore
Engineer: building physics, energy, M&E systems: Arup
Environmental consultant: BioRegional Developments
Cost/site management: Gardiner & Theobald

AE Interests: UK’s largest mixed use sustainable community, uses renewable energy sources, design emphasizes efficiency

Written by nickwilliams2009

January 26, 2010 at 3:37 pm

Posted in Built

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