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Private House Extension - Quick turnaround Hazelbridge House - Chiddingfold, Godalming

CLIENT: Castle Eaton Construction Ltd LOCATION: Hazelbridge House, Pickhurst Road, Chiddingfold, Surrey, GU8 4TS COMPLETION DATE: MAY 2011 SECTOR: Residential/Private

Castle Eaton Construction Ltd is a medium sized building company specialising in residential building works. Utilising their specialist subcontractors’ expertise ensures projects are completed quickly and to a high standard. Subcontractors work in sequence to conclude their individual part of the project and in such a way as to help the following trades.

ABOUT THE PROJECT Castle Eaton Ltd appointed SpanWright UK to supply and fit at first floor level to this house extension in Godalming, Surrey. The project, on a mature site accessed from the private residential Pickhurst Road, Chiddingfold, demanded a quick turnaround for construction. SpanWright UK specified 200mm prestressed flooring as the most suitable product to accommodate engineering and architectural construction requirements.

PROJECT CHALLENGES Castle Eaton placed the order for Hazelbridge House in the 1st week of May and required delivery and fitting for end of that month. SpanWright UK’s technical department working with Client appointed Engineer and Architect worked proactively to conclude SpanWright construction layout drawings for approval. The layout reflected that the units were designed to take account of roof loadings over and above standard load bearing requirements. Drawing approval from client engineering was confirmed for the following week. Prestressed flooring was manufactured for delivery as requested by client. The consignment was delivered and fitted in one day using air mattress system for fall arrest around trailer for safe offloading and fitting with on site craneage.


PRODUCTS & SERVICES

PRECAST CONCRETE FLOORING

150mm

PRECAST CONCRETE FLOORING

210mm

PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FLOORING

150mm

PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FLOORING

150mm High Density

PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FLOORING

200mm

PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FLOORING

250mm

PLATE FLOORING CONCRETE STAIRS DESIGN

INSTALLATION BESPOKE PRODUCT DESIGN

PRODUCT DETAIL PRESTRESSED finishes to BS 8110 and is available in a range of depths and sizes and manufactured to comply with the recommendations of the PRECAST FLOORING FEDERATION.

TESTIMONIAL SpanWright UK ‘s Gareth McMeekin B Eng C Eng MIEI Chartered Engineer Flooring Manager (Structural Pre cast)

is a proponent of some of the many advantages of prestressed flooring planks SpanWright UK prestressed planks are manufactured on heated steel casting beds to achieve high standard finish to type A Clause 6.11.3 of BS 8110. Service openings up to 75mm diameter can be drilled on site. Larger openings are achievable in production –pending design approval. Planks have a minimum fire resistance of 1 hour which can be further enhanced at design stage if required. SpanWright prestressed flooring, delivered in sequence, provides a safe and speedy working platform. In house fitting crews can leave slabs finished with grout connections filled or, in the case of composite options, structural toppings can be placed over the entire area subsequent to installation by SpanWright UK. In most cases formwork and propping is not required allowing open spaces above and below to facilitate following trades.

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Hazelbridge House Extension - Chiddingfold