The commercial office market has seen tremendous growth in recent times and has moved well and truly into the market place with environmental impact at the top of its agenda.
These projects provide opportunities for innovation through open knowledge sharing and collaboration across the project teams to deliver outstanding results.
In 2008 Lancashire Wildlife Trust set a challenge to design an iconic Visitor and Education Centre at the Brockholes Nature Reserve. Sustainability was at the heart of the proposal and Adam Khan Architects embraced the challenge to deliver a waterborne construciton that would defy expectations. Located in a former gravel pit just off junction 31 of the M6 near Preston... Read More
Under the banner of Believe in Better Buildings (BiBB), BskyB’s new educational facility for graduates, apprentices and staff training, reflects the company’s sustainable aspirations. Based at the Campus at Osterley, West London, the 3,800m2 development encompasses a three storey linear building with an additional storey accommodating a restaurant and roof terrace... Read More
Curtain Place, a mixed used commercial and residential scheme located in Shoreditch, East London, is a ground-breaking project in terms of height and mass. This six-story build is divided into three floors of office space and three of residential units, providing an outstanding example of how cross laminated timber (CLT) is being used in a growing number of structures... Read More
Like many other town centres, Keynsham was subject to unsympathetic development, falling victim to the architectural fashion of the 1960’s. The town suffered badly when the Cadbury factory closed in 2011 and needed positive intervention. The town centre recently underwent a regeneration programme - the objective was to generate commercial and residential growth... Read More
In partnership with manufacturer, Rubner Holzbau, B & K Structures designed, manufactured and installed a timber cassette package for five new sound stages at Pinewood Studios – part of the first phase of the expansion and development programme for the studios. The stages will be used for film and TV production, video filming and motion capture for making cartoons... Read More
In 2012, Phoenix Community Housing Trust took part in a renewal project in London that involved the demolition of the redundant Green Man Public House – a building that dated back to the 1930’s, located on Bromley Road South to make way for the construction of their new headquarters. The project was aimed to enhance services to the area by creating... Read more
The Sky Campus located in Osterley, West London - is currently undergoing an extensive redevelopment. Once completed, the site will consolidate the company's operations and create up to 12,000 jobs within the Hounslow borough. The second phase of the development, Sky Central, is a mixed use scheme with a combined total of circa 41,000m²...Read more
Situated in Grantham, Lincolnshire, the development will house 200 staff with an aim to provide a sustainable ofﬁce, which achieves a BREEAM excellent rating. “It was essential we reﬂected the core values of the Woodland Trust in its headquarters, both in terms of aesthetics and the inherent environmental stance they want to convey,”...Read More