Guildhall, York

The redevelopment includes new offices, a restaurant and a café in the new plans for the medieval grade I and II listed buildings. Our involvement included the construction of:

Client : Vinci Construction
Value : £1m
Location : York
Time : 21 Weeks

  • 600m2 RC slabs
  • 4 storey jump form core
  • 40m RC retaining walls
  • Grade 3 waterproof structure

Works of historic importance in the centre of York working in a sensitive environment alongside archaeologists, managing works around potential floods from the River Ouse, river logistics, lift shaft construction with complex reinforced concrete and waterproofing.

  • Working alongside the Canal and River’s trust with all materials being delivered by barge and floating pontoons on the River Ouse
  • Working alongside the archaeologist’s to uncover York’s medieval history
  • Restricted concrete pour sizes due to access
  • Restricted working space and lay down areas