ST GEORGE'S CLOSE

KEY INFORMATION

Location: Sheffield

Client: North Midland Construction

Value: £2.6 million

Duration: 45 weeks

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Awarded by North Midland Construction, The £15m development at St George's Close contains a mix of Studios, Clusters, both ensuite and shared bathrooms, with 257 student accommodation units.

The 17-storey tower overlooks Netherthorpe Road, and the six-storey podium on St George’s Close responds to the scale of the existing buildings in the area.

The frame is a traditional reinforced concrete design utilising Bamtec reinforcement.

UNIQUE FEATURES

• King post wall solution to site perimeter and to 4m deep core base.
• Bamtec reinforcement to slabs
• Hydraulic Rail Climb System utilised to construct core walls for improved safety and mitigation of wind risk.