Name of building: Grwp Cynefin Offices
Stage: RIBA Workstage 6
Project value: £2.5 million
Building type: Commercial – Office
Location: Denbigh, North Wales
Client: Grwp Cynefin
Software platforms: Revit, NBS Specification
The site is located in Denbigh’s Conservation Area, is bounded by Listed buildings and on a sloping site therefore careful consideration has been given to the form and design of the proposed office development. This included extensive discussions with the Local Planning, Conservation, Highways and Archaeological departments.
The new bespoke office building replaces the existing outdated office accommodation and includes desk space for 70 employees, meeting rooms, a boardroom, service accommodation and achieves a BREEAM rating of Excellent.
From inception the Architectural model has been created by Creu in Revit Architecture and a BIM protocol has been utilised for the development of the scheme. As well as Client and Local Authority buy in using 3d visual outputs the design team have also benefited from early structural evaluation, solar analysis, mechanical analysis and quantity take-offs using the BIM methodology of working.