We hope to recruit a graduate structural engineer to work in our Belfast office. If you have two years' experience working in an engineering consultancy firm and would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact Steven Sloan at 028 9066 7951. Taylor & Boyd, Winners at RICS Awards 2017: Bishop's Gate Hotel (Tourism & Leisure), Brooke Park (Community Benefit), Arvalee School & Resource Centre (Design Through Innovation); Winner at European Healthcare Design 2017: NHS Healthcare Design: Radiotherapy Centre, Altnagelvin Hospital

Resource Centre, St Mary’s, Ardmore

 

St Mary’s Resource Centre is a single-storey structure that provides facilities suitable for a variety of activities within the local community.

Favourable ground conditions permitted the use of traditional strip foundations to support load-bearing masonry walls. Some walls are faced with natural stone to complement the adjacent church building.

Pre-cambered glulam rafters (fabricated using timber from certified sustainable forests) give the roof a distinctive shape and allow the main hall to be free from columns. The rafters are supported on an in-situ concrete ring beam by specially designed steel posts, which are integral with the high level curtain walling and permit an uninterrupted glazing strip around the building.

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