Bath Lane, Leicester
Bath Lane - The overall project includes the construction of a 601 bedroom student accommodation development, ancillary management and communal facilities and ground floor commercial units. The project includes the provision of associated parking, highway improvement work, amenity space and landscaping.
Logistics on this project was a particular challenge with only selected, timed delivery slots available. Careful and considered coordination between the Main Contractor, the specialist installer and the Frameclad Operations Department ensured smooth and unhindered progress.
Product: SFS Infill
Site: Bath Lane, Leicester
Main Contractor: Watkin Jones
Sub Contractor: Grays Drylining
Area: 13,000m². 150mm
Floors: Up to 8 Floors over numerous blocks
Status: Under Construction – SFS complete
A superior alternative to a timber frame. The developer needed an alternative to timber frame to prevent costly delays and increased on-site costs, light steel framing was the solution.
Lighter, quicker and more stable LSF delivered these apartments on time and to budget whilst exceeding the client’s requirements
Frameclad’s manufacturing capabilities came into there own when they were asked to produce a separating wall in a distribution warehouse. SFS studs were required to reach a height of 13.8m which proved a challenge but were produced and delivered successfully to a very satisfied client.