News and articles from Clarke Nicholls Marcel
Brent Cross Celebrate 45th Birthday
Brent Cross have celebrated their 45th Birthday this week. CNM are very proud to have provided civil and structural engineering services at Brent Cross since 1993.
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Associate Structural Engineers have joined CNM
Agnieszka Rucinska and Chris O’Regan have recently joined CNM as Associate Structural Engineers.
Agnieszka previously worked for NCE Top 100 consultants. She progressed her career in structural engineering, gaining over fifteen years of experience in variety of UK and International projects. Agnieszka also promotes WISE campaign by helping fellow female engineers in their professional development.
Chris has over 30 years of experience working within the field of structural engineering. A Fellow of both the Institution of Structural Engineers and Institution of Civil Engineers, he joined Clarke Nicholls Marcel as an Associate in 2021 and is responsible for managing technical staff training and mentoring.
Steel erection progressing at 150 Holborn
The new steel superstructure works are progressing quickly for Dar Groups new headquarters building at 150 Holborn.
Steelwork contractor Severfield started erecting the main frame in August and have already completed over half of the 8 storeys.
CNM and Severfield have also worked closely with the Main Contractor, McLaren Construction, to design and detail the steelwork to coordinate with the MEP services passing through the beams.
Image credit: McLaren
Bluewater Zara Reconfiguration & Extension
Fantastic effort during these unprecedented and difficult times from the Main Contractor, RG Group, who has successfully completed the primary structural frame for the new-build service yard extension of the existing Zara store at Bluewater Shopping Centre.
Other construction works are still on programme to be completed in August and when it opens to the public, the existing store will be doubled in size to create a new 37,000 ft2 MSU over two levels and will be one of Zara’s largest stores in the country.
CNM’s appointment by Landsec follows our successful delivery of previous extensions at the Centre since 2012 for other major retailers including Primark, H&M, Arcadia and WHS.
Image credit: RG Group
Great Scotland Yard Hotel Opens
CNM’s latest hotel project has now opened. The 152 room Great Scotland Yard Hotel and adjacent five storey townhouse are part of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt. CNM provided full structural engineering design services to the developer Galliard Group and worked with EPR Architects. The £75m project comprised a new two storey basement and a six storey above ground concrete frame, behind a retained façade.
Bluewater Zara Reconfiguration & Extension
CNM has been commissioned by Landsec to provide full civil and structural services for the major reconfiguration and extension of the existing Zara store at Bluewater.
Site works are programmed to commence shortly and the new store is set to be open in Autumn 2020.
When complete, the existing store will have doubled in size to create a new 37,000 ft2 MSU over two levels and will be one of Zara’s largest stores in the country.
This appointment follows CNM’s successful delivery of other previous extensions at the Centre since 2012 for other major retailers including Primark, H&M, Arcadia and WHS.
The Reach, Plumstead
CNM’s latest project with Peabody is now complete. The Reach, designed by Pitman Tozer Architects, will provide 66 affordable and shared ownership new homes in West Thamesmead. The curved brick building with a large communal courtyard was constructed by Hill partnerships.
Image credit: Kilian O’Sullivan and Pitman Tozer Architects
Royal National ENT and Eastman Hospitals are open
CNM’s latest project with the University College London NHS Foundation Trust opened on 1 October 2019. The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital and the Eastman Dental Hospital have come together in a new state-of-the-art building in Huntley Street.
CNM provided full structural engineering and below ground drainage design services on the project, which comprises a four storey deep basement and a six storey above ground concrete frame with post tensioned concrete floor slabs. Initially engaged by the Trust, CNM were then retained by the Contractor Mace to complete the detailed design through to completion.
L&Q London Framework
CNM are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a place on the L&Q Structural Engineers Framework (London) for the period 2019 – 2021. This follows our recent award of a place on the L&Q Counties Framework.
L&Q Counties Framework
CNM are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a place on L&Q Structural Engineers Framework (Counties) for the period 2019 – 2021.