London Borough of Tower Hamlets (LBTH) appointed SD Structures to produce the structural design for a new residential development on Hanbury Street, Whitechapel.
The proposals are for a new row of 7, three storey residential properties on a currently derelict site. Given the poor ground conditions SD Structures commissioned a testing to design a foundation solution. The development sits on reinforced footings supported by rows of mini piles taken down into the competent ground. Above ground an economic solutions of loadbearing masonry, timber floors and steel beams was developed.