Design Team: Mc Caw Architects, Belfast
This project consisted of the construction of new two storey Community Centre and two single storey retail units on a Brownfield Site at 85-87 Alliance Road, Belfast. Designed as a Multi Functional Community Building with catering facilities, the two retail units have been taken over as a MACE franchise.
The construction generally consisted of deep dig trench fill lean mix concrete foundations with reinforced concrete strip and pad foundations; solid rising concrete block work; precast ground and 1st floor and stair units; structural steel frame; external facing brick work insulated cavity walls, plaster block work internally; insulated Kingspan roof cladding build up with MET-SEAM ZINC sheet covering; powder coated aluminum windows and door units; Lift, Mechanical and Electrical installations. The building is finished to a high spec including fitted furniture; floor covering; decoration etc. Associated site works including car parking and footpaths finished in asphalt and concrete paving flags; landscaping; fencing and utility services.