With ever increasing pressure on space and accommodation requirements in the UK B & K Structures are finding the demand for student accommodation and the medium rise residential market is developing at a great rate.
Acoustic, thermal and structural performance can all be optimised through a hybrid or cross laminated timber system that can be largely manufactured offsite to accommodate both tight site constraints and stringent timescales.
Ten Storey Regal Homes residential development, Banyan Wharf - situated within the London borough og Hackney - has taken cross laminated timber (CLT) to new heights. Set to take the title of the tallest cross laminated timber residential building in Europe, Banyan Wharf is home to 50 one, two and three bedroom apartments - all sold off plan, prior to completion together... Read More
Set on the fringes of the vibrant City of Cambridge, the Churchill College Campus is only a short distance away from the cities major attractions and is easily assessable by road or rail with good transport links to and from London, the Midlands and the North. It is one of 30 colleges that form the University of Cambridge which strives towards outstanding academic achievement... 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
By integrating four different materials on this project B & K Structures took hybrid structures to another level. B & K Structures were brought on board to fabricate the onsite boarding house and the academy roof itself after extending its product range to encompass cross laminated timber and acoustic cassette ﬂoors... Read More
WYNG Gardens is located within the historic conservation area of the vibrant city of Cambridge. Just off of the main high street, overlooking the River Cam, the new four storey building offers the University students of Cambridge a total of 72 new ensuite bedrooms with kitchen facilities and a common room area on every floor... Read More