Gloria’s drawings record the timber sections of the existing windows, or their remaining parts in the case of the H.1 type, to allow the tendering subcontractors for the main works to check their details.
In the Power Hall the plaster to the Gallery has been removed, exposing the blocked up porthole windows on the inside – and some old cracks for Price and Myers (the structural engineers) to decide whether they need to be stitched. Helpfully, our predecessors didn’t bother to course the brickwork into the circular window reveals, leaving the plaster in place, which will make it much easier to restore them.
The most prominent aspect of reinstatement to C Station’s exterior ...Read more
A significant challenge to overcome in the conversion of C ...Read more
After a few weeks of communicating with the site team ...Read more
After a long period of dealing with all site issues ...Read more
Whilst lockdown is in place, we and Morgan Sindall are ...Read more
The Main Contract Works to build Houlton School have started, ...Read more
The last elements of the Enabling Works are now almost ...Read more
The southern screen wall and the old boiler room wall ...Read more
Coming back to see how the removal works have gone, ...Read more
In the former Transmission Hall the walls and soffits are ...Read more
The 1936 north wall of the link block extension revealed ...Read more
The new Main Entrance – demolition of the link block ...Read more
What a difference a fortnight makes – the western elevation ...Read more
First site visit, on a sunny day, with pristine Collins ...Read more