141 – 157 Whitecross Street, London, EC1Y 8QL
Contract Value: £5,000,000
Architect: Norton Mayfield Architects LLP
Engineer: Gurney Consulting Engineers
Contract Period: 24 Months – in progress
Description of works: Works carried out in two phases. Phase 1 – new build 6 storey block including a double storey basement. Phase 2 – new build 5 storey block including a basement. Both blocks are partially commercial and partial residential use.
There is a thriving food market right outside the site. AC Union had to work around the construction logistics of the lack of access to site and carrying out the works in a way that would not impact on the market’s safety or hygiene levels.