Hoults Yard, Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne
Refurbishment and redevelopment of a 4 storey listed Victorian structure into office accommodation with a double height atrium reception area.. The building once home to the famous Maling Pottery production in the Ouseburn Valley closed in 1963.
Structural engineering services included were:-
- Sequential demolition and removal of structural elements ensuring building stability at all stages.
- Developed system of temporary propping and jacking of the existing timber floor structure to temporary remove existing cast iron columns to facilitate access for piling within the basement.