RPS provided Mechanical and Electrical Engineering services for this mixed-use development, providing some 180,000ft2 of Offices, Retail space and in Residential units.
The exploratory works have included below ground sub scan survey and procuring trial pits to establish depth of services.
The design solution has demanded that all three differing functions can be met without compromising the operational requirements and different environment that each demise has. To achieve this, the café bar and the office plant have been carefully selected to ensure that excessive noise is not generated with particular consideration of the top floors residential units.
The metering strategy has also dictated the services strategy in many ways and the principle has provided a balance to ensure that the utility services can achieve regular meter reading but at the same time remote on each floor this having less impact of net lettable space.