AIS provided Building Control Approvals for Pier 1, Gatwick’s largest redevelopment scheme to be undertaken, this new “operationally excellent” facility replaced the original Pier 1 opened in 1958 by the Queen. We worked with the client project team and construction contractor to determine solutions for a complex and multi faceted project.
- Redevelopment scheme costing £186 million
- New building gross floor area 25,000m2
- Upgraded baggage system 4,250 BPH
- Gate rooms & business lounge 6
- New aircraft stands 5 Full Size
Built in the famous Brooklands racing circuit AIS provided Building Regulation Approvals for the UK flagship ‘Mercedez Benz World’. This building brought together the Heritage of the brand, the product range and the vehicle support services.
- Heritage and Technology Centre 18,000m2
- Display Galleries 3 Floors
- Design Team Aukett Fitzroy Robinson
- Image credits Mercedez Benz World
AIS were appointed by Network Rail to work as an integral part of their Team to provide compliance engineering and assurance across a range of asset areas including monitoring of works and asset protection on the Thameslink Programme (Blackfriars and Farringdon Station Redevelopments and the Borough Viaduct). Farringdon Station first opened in 1863 as the terminus of the world’s first underground railway, the major overhaul required careful design considerations of the Grade II listed heritage features and buildings whilst incorporating new contemporary interventions.
- Additional ticket gates 36
- Extended train platforms 12 Carriages
- New Staircases 20
- Ticket Machines 9
- Additional Entrances 3
- Photo Credit Network Rail
AIS provided Building Regulation Approvals for new residential and commercial buildings as part of an extensive urban regeneration programme in East London known as the Stratford International Quarter.
- Large living green wall 28,000 square foot
- Design Team Rogers Stirk Harbour & Partners
- Services Building Regulation Approvals
- Photo credit Lend Lease
AIS provided Building Regulation Approvals the Natural History Museum in London. The construction of major extension extension was built with a high concrete cocoon using sprayed concrete technology. Housing the Museum’s botany and entomology specimens in controlled conditions, enclosed with a glass structure which also houses staff accommodation, offices and laboratory facilities. Photo Credit: Torken Eskerod, Frans Borgman, C.F. Moller Architects
- Additional accommodation 19,500m²
- Design Team C F Moller Architects
- Awards and Nominations 5