This 7.75 acre riverside site has detailed planning permission for 661 apartments and approximately 108,000 sq.ft. (GIA) of retail and leisure amenity, and improvements to the River Wandle.
A number of buildings on the existing brewery site will be demolished to make way for the development. Some buildings will also be retained to form a museum.
Phase 1 comprises a series of low and medium rise buildings with a basement below the majority of the buildings. The river Wardle runs along the western boundary.
The river wall is to be replaced as part of the works.
Meinhardt’s role included:
- Development of value engineered basement extent
- Logistics strategy and construction sequence
- Value engineering of construction adjacent to the River Wandle
- Integration of precast design options for the superstructure