Performing Arts

Project Information

Location: Croydon, Surrey
Main Contractor: Vinci
Architect: Barnsley Hewett & Mallinson
Structural Engineers: Scott Wilson

The Challenges

New performing arts and catering facilities connected to existing block.

Pad foundations and two storey concrete frame to two new blocks including all drainage, lift shafts, insitu stairs, underpinning to existing, new services and external works.

Structural engineering works included:

  • Underpinning
  • Bulk excavation
  • Pad foundation
  • Power floated ground slab
  • Reinforced ground beams & columns
  • Everdure Caltite reinforced concrete retaining walls
  • Trough ceiling to performing arts theatre
  • Insitu curved exposed concrete columns
  • Clay drainage
  • Concrete manholes
  • ACO drainage
  • External paving