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Below is a selection of building projects undertaken by the 3ADAPT team as employees of BuroHappold Engineering and WSP.
THE FORUM, UNIVERSITY OF EXETER
Engaged with University client team to develop the sustainability brief and strategy. Established integrated passive design approach with ground source heat pumps reducing CO2 per KWh of delivered heat by 45%.
THE WHITWORTH, MANCHESTER, UK
Led the building environmental design team for this historic BREEAM Excellent ‘Museum in the park’ renovation project.
SS GREAT BRITAIN, BRISTOL, UK
Delivered the sustainability strategy and building environmental design that secured HLF funding for this iconic visitor attraction. This involved the conservation and enhancement of Brunel’s ship and her dry dock. Included use of dock water cooling, computer modelling and design of systems to stabilise corrosion.
ECOHOMES, GREAT BOW YARD LANGPORT, UK
Developed sustainability strategy, computer modelling and base building environmental design for twelve new houses. Emphasised sustainable materials, energy efficiency and renewable energy to achieve a 75% reduction in CO2 and 50% reduction in water use.
OAKLANDS, LONDON, UK
Produced the sustainability and energy strategies to deliver local and GLA requirements and realise developer aspirations.
Unlocked a brownfield city centre site using an innovative sustainability and environmental design strategy to deliver a new 'best in class' office building which meets developer and wider City aspirations.
STANSTED AIRPORT ARRIVALS EXTENSION, UK
Led the sustainable design strategy and undertook detailed building physics analysis. Measures included low energy systems and a 2MW biomass installation to achieve a ‘zero carbon’ extension.