Name of building: Tai Clwyd Offices
Stage: Workstage D – Planning
Project value: £2 million
Building type: Commercial – Office
Location: Denbigh, North Wales
Client: Cymdeithas Tai Clwyd
Software platforms: Revit 2013 , 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 has included extensive discussions with the Local Planning, Conservation, Highways and Archaeological departments.
The new bespoke office building will replace the existing outdated office accommodation and include desk space for 70 employees, meeting rooms, a boardroom, service accommodation and will achieve a BREEAM rating of Very Good.
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.
Work is expected to start Spring 2014.