New Structure Rising From The Ashes

Aldiss retail outlet housed within 31-35 Upper Market in the historic town centre of Fakenham was devastated by fire in May 2014, reported on local BBC News.  Neighbouring properties were also severely damaged. Work has now started on replacing the former building. The property, designed to blend in with the historic streetscape, will comprise of two separate […]

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IStructE Structural Award 2016 – 65 Quay Street, Orford

  J P Chick & Partners have pleasure in announcing that David Cantrill based in the Norwich office has received a commendation for the structural engineering design of the repair, refurbishment and extension to 65 Quay Street. The IStructE structural award 2016 – 65 Quay Street, Orford was presented by the East Anglian Regional Group for ‘Structural Excellence’. […]

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Historic Gas Holder Contamination

  J P Chick & Partners has a client who intends to construct a community centre on a town centre brown field site.  This site is at the location of an historical iron works and gas production works, all of which have been demolished and cleared away. Under the Environment Agency guidance, JPC Environmental undertook for the […]

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Trinity College, Cambridge

We were pleased to assist Trinity College, Cambridge with the removal of a grand piano from one location to another. This involved negotiating narrow ‘cantilevered’ stone stairs and broader, but weaker timber stairs. Our remit was to survey and assess the stairs for the applied loading of the grand piano, during the removal process. This […]

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All Saints Green Student Accommodation

Although not one of our projects, it is very exciting to see the scaffolding and hoarding removed from the new All Saints Green student accommodation. Carson and Partners architects and the project team have done a great job on delivering this project – a really striking new building for Norwich’

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