Projects / West Ward, Dundee

Client: Crosslane Student Developments Ltd

Service: Civil, Structural & MEP

The proposed scheme at the former West Ward Works site in Dundee is a student accommodation scheme of up to 6 storeys in height. The proposed development includes for 544 beds consisting of studios and cluster bedrooms, gym, games room, communal/social hub, cycle storage, external landscaped courtyard areas and a local retail store.

Hill Cannon were appointed at the early feasibility/pre planning stage in which to provide the full one stop shop Engineering service in preparing all supporting technical reports and initial preliminary design assessment for a detailed planning application. The services provided include the following:

• Existing Topographical and Building Survey
• Flood Risk and Drainage Assessment
• Phase 1 Desk Study & Phase 2 Pre-Demolition Site Investigation
• Utilities Assessment
• Noise Assessment
• Air Quality Assessment
• Energy Statement
• Preliminary Ecological Appraisal Including Bat Survey
• Transport Statement/Travel Plan
• Archaeological Desk Based Assessment
• Demolition Asbestos Survey
• Party Wall Services
• Daylight & Sunlight Assessment
• Preliminary Structural Assessment associated with the Architectural planning information to ensure that the scheme submitted for planning can be practically and commercially delivered.