Case Studies


Farnborough, Hampshire

 

Client: Portakabin

Architect: D&B

Contract Value: £100k

 

Description: Cut and fill operation on a sloped site. Foundations & drains. Hard landscaping works and construction of timber decking with a stainless steel tube and glass balustrade.



UCL, Euston, London

 

Client: Ashby & Croft Ltd

Architect: Burwell Deakins

Contract Value: £150k

 

Description: Foundations, structural steel frame to cantilever over basement and no dig root protections zone. Very tight access site with restrictive traffic movements. Night work was necessary as well. Oak wall cladding and decking including stainless steel balustrades and handrails. Ducts and soft and hard landscaping works.



Hayes, Middlesex

 

Client: Lords Builders Merchants

Architect: ABA Group

Contract Value: £750k

 

Description: Demolition of existing building and construction of a new steel framed trade counter and office building including full fit out and M&E installation.



Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

 

Client: Lords Builders Merchant

Architect: D&B

Contract Value: £450k

 

Description: Bulk muck shift operation and re-grading of the site levels. Sub base installation and drainage works including petrol interceptor installation. 5000m2 + of concrete paving. Construction of stepoc aggregate bunkers.



Bewdley, Worcestershire

 

Client: West Midlands Safari Park

Architect: Greenspan Projects

Contract Value: £80K

 

Description: Preparation and formation of groundworks and hardstanding areas. 



Colnbrook, Berkshire

 

Client: Montana Bakery

Architect: Dale Venn Associates

Contract Value: £1.0 M

 

Description: Construction of 19,800 ft2 high bay steel framed warehouse building for dry and cold storage including blast freezer installation. Construction methodology included bottom driven steel case piles and permeable drainage system for all storm water due to the high water table which was only just below ground level. Due to the proximity with the runways at Heathrow airport specialist clearance had to be obtained from air traffic control for all on site crane activities.



Park Royal, London

 

Client: Sandpiper Securities Ltd

Architect: ABA Group Ltd

Contract Value: £1.8 M

 

Description: Construction of 24,800ft 2 steel framed warehouse and office units. Works involved a 6,300m 3 reduce dig across the sloping site. The site was very cramped with the building occupying most of the site area. For improved speed of construction and occupier security Roger Bullivant Quikwall precast wall panels with an integral foundation toe were installed to all perimeter walls, therefore saving the cost of a perimeter strip foundation and drastically reducing the construction programme.



Stanwell Moor, Surrey

 

Client: Dr Hairs Proprietaries

Architect: ABA Group Ltd

Value: £400K

 

Description: Total demolition of existing riverside stable building and the construction of new high specification studio office building including all associated M&E and office fit out. Installation of Biodisk sewerage treatment plant.



Park Royal, London

 

Client: L'Aquila

Architect: Exedra Architects

Value: £800K

 

 

Description: Demolition of existing warehouse including asbestos removal whilst leaving the original office structure in place and occupied. Design & build of new steel framed warehouse on a very restricted site including M&E installation. 



Ealing, London

 

Client: Delphi Diesel Systems

Architect: D&E Associates

Value: £2.0M+

 

 

Description: Multiple projects including construction of a mezzanine floor with concrete deck constructed over operational high specification engineering shop, refurbishment of staff facilities, internal alterations & M&E installations.



Woolwich, London

 

Client: Portakabin / Oasis Academy

Architect: Jacobs

Value: £1.0M+

 

 

Description: Building works connected with installation of complete school using portakabin modular buildings including foundations, drainage, knotweed remediation, storm water attenuation tanks, retaining wall construction, fencing & gates and playground surfacing.



Southend, Essex

 

Client: Portakabin / Cecil Jones Academy

Architect: D&B

Value: £100K+

 

 

Description: Building works connected with installation of complete school using Portakabin modular buildings following devastating fire. All works undertaken in fastrack 3 week program. Works included foundations, drainage, paths, fencing & gates 



 

"We have worked with them on a number of projects, all successfully, and would wish to continue to do so on future projects. We have no reservations in recommending them to our clients"

 

Patrick Amos DMS FRICS FCMI ACIArb ABA Group Ltd.