Sector: Residential

West Carclaze, Cornwall

Project Description

A range of 1500 affordable, sustainable homes to suit from first time buyers to retirees with 66% of the site focussing on green open spaces. Wetlands and pastures, formal gardens and parks

Essential design to promote well being living including allotments, cycleways, bridle paths, watersports, play areas and an Experience Centre. An active hub of the village will provide a
Community Centre, Doctors, Dentist, Local Shop and a 420 place Primary School.

A beautifully designed energy efficient Cornish Village community providing sustainable living

Project Involvement

Detailed design of building mechanical and electrical engineering services including full production of detailed design information in REVIT MEP to inform the Building Information

Model, thermal model, daylight model and low and zero carbon study

LED and low-energy luminaires in all areas

Thermal overheating analysis to develop ventilation strategies for multiple house and apartment types.

Project Benefits

Collaborative approach with the design team to overcome difficulties associated with space and service distribution routes resulting in an integrated MEP design with the building Architect
and Structure

Identified client risk elements which could lead to additional project cost or compensation events and suggested mitigation measures.