LOCATION: Christchurch. Warren & Mahoney Architects. Cory Bedford structural design on behalf of CCC. CHALLENGES: Innovative design with several individual steel-framed elements combining to create one building with high level glazing and ventilation. SOLUTION: Extremely detailed and intricate steel structural design work to protect the integrity of this wonderful architecture.
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LOCATION: Christchurch. Designed by Cory Bedford on behalf of OTS. CHALLENGES: Structural steel framed building with architectural features including exposed concrete elements SOLUTION: Cory Bedford’s experience came through on this project where he delivered quick solutions for every design demand
LOCATION: Rolleston. Weir Walker Architecture. Structural design by Cory Bedford on behalf of Structex. CHALLENGES: Multiple component structure required a pragmatic, cost-effective solution for the developer. SOLUTION: Structural engineering expertise came through in this project to achieve efficient standardisation of elements to create an economical outcome for the client PARTNERS: Weir Walker Architecture.
LOCATION: Christchurch. Warren and Mahoney Architects. Structural design by Cory Bedford on behalf of Christchurch City Council. CHALLENGES: Multiple needs from multiple clients and organisations using this building which includes a council service centre, a library and classrooms for Riccarton High School. SOLUTION: Very detailed structural steel design to protect the architect’s vision and close […]
LOCATION: Christchurch. Athfield Architects. Designed by Cory Bedford on behalf of OTS CHALLENGES: Polished concrete feature stairs. SOLUTION: Hidden steel structure to create the strength that protects the polished concrete aesthetic of the stairs.
LOCATION: Auckland. Designed by James Knight on behalf of Beca. CHALLENGES: Designing a large canopy structure to be constructed adjacent to a temporarily relocated railway line, while the new trench was constructed. SOLUTION: Detail the steel frame to be prefabricated as much as possible, so it could be erected quickly during scheduled rail closures. PARTNERS: […]
LOCATION: Auckland. Refit of interior stairway. CHALLENGES: Detailing a new stair handrail to an existing stair structure with extensive existing timber joinery installed. SOLUTION: Multiple site visits during construction to alter connection details as existing as-built details were discovered.
LOCATION: Auckland. Designed by James Knight on behalf of Harrison Grierson. CHALLENGES: Design bespoke exposed steel connections to the large V-columns. SOLUTION: Worked closely with architect and undertook 3D modelling/rendering to solve the complex 3D interface of the connections. PARTNERS: Harrison Grierson.
LOCATION: Auckland. Warren and Mahoney Architects. Designed by James Knight on behalf of Harrison Grierson. CHALLENGES: Building around operational satellite systems, critical to national broadcasting service. SOLUTION: Close liaison with the client to remain within very strict working parameters. PARTNERS: Warren and Mahoney Architects.
LOCATION: Wanaka. Thom Craig Architects. CHALLENGES: Large curved roof cantilever created unusual engineering challenges because of the limited number of weight-bearing points to support the roof. SOLUTION: Creating an intricate steel structure to support the curved roof while protecting the aesthetic of the architectural design. PARTNERS: Thom Craig Architects.