Construction is nearing completion on this interesting residential project in Lewes, East Sussex. The development of seven dwellings replaces the original dilapidated commercial buildings.
Due to its location, on the South West bank of the River Ouse, the development required major piling work to strengthen the river wall. The scheme also incorporates extensive flood prevention measures, so that if flood defences are breached the buildings will withstand water inundation and can be quickly and simply returned to normal use, reducing cost and inconvenience for the owners. Each home enjoys private parking, riverside terrace and balconies. Three of the properties benefit from roof terraces and a sprinkler system is also fitted throughout the building.
Updated: 2017-11-24 15:07:33 Added: 2017-11-24 15:07:33
Client: Merlin Cinema Group
The historic Savoy Cinema in Penzance is undergoing a multi-million pound refurbishment. The Cinema originally opened in 1912 and was acquired in 1990 to become the first in, what is now, the Merlin Group of 16 cinemas. BBS has been appointed Building Control. Plans-checking and site inspections are being carried out by the South West Region team based in Truro.
The major extension works include, conversion of the old brewery building next to the cinema with the construction of two new screens. The scheme's second phase will involve the construction of ten new flats and offices on the upper floors, together with new toilets and disabled facilities for the entire building. The scheme is scheduled for completion by the summer of 2018.
Updated: 2017-11-15 15:58:14 Added: 2017-11-15 15:50:34
BBS has been appointed Building Control on the construction of a new club house at the Fynn valley Golf Club. The club house will provide excellent facilties for its members. The main entrance will lead into the reception area, office and Pro Shop. Beyond there will be a coffe bar, dining area and lounge. The main corridor will give access to the chaning rooms and WCs and access from the changing rooms to the 1st Tee. The club house will also enjoy a large function room.
Updated: 2017-10-03 12:23:25 Added: 2017-10-03 12:21:46
BBS has been appointed Building Control on the double extension to the nursing home which includes internal alterations and refurbishment works.
Updated: 2017-10-03 10:55:53 Added: 2017-10-03 10:55:53
Phase 1 was completed in the Spring of 2017, comprising 7 classrooms, dining hall, kitchen, sports hall, staff room and external landscaping. Phase 2 is now underway and once again BBS is providing Building Control services. The 2nd phase includes a new 2 storey expansion to the school with a link to the main building, providing a nursery, 3 new classrooms and a disabled toilet on the ground floor. The 1st floor comprises a Learning Resource Centre and 5 additional classrooms.
Updated: 2017-09-11 12:03:07 Added: 2017-09-11 12:02:15
Hospice in the Weald is building the UK’s first Cottage Hospice Five Ashes, East Sussex. The Cottage Hospice is a purpose-built facility with ten bedrooms for patients and their family caregivers to stay. BBS is providing Building Control services and has worked with the Hospice on a number of projects. BBS is also a main sponsor of their Wheels Around the Weald charity cycle ride.
Updated: 2017-09-11 10:29:52 Added: 2017-09-11 10:29:51
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