University of Sussex Laundry Building – Brighton

Laundry Building at the University of Sussex

We worked with Cheesmur to develop the original planning drawings from McConvilles Surveying to generate a set of Building regulation drawings as part of their D&B contract. We worked closely with the team to ensure their design intent was kept and to ensure their needs for quality and durability of products were met. Speed of […]

River Beach School Extension – Littlehampton

River Beach Primary School Building Extension in Littlehampton

Working with the contractor, our role was to deliver a small extension to River Beach Primary School school in West Sussex to provide a new classroom and changing room spaces. The extension was tying into an existing school building (Food tech room) and altering the means of escape which required consideration and coordination with building […]

Social Housing – Brighton

Social Housing 3D render in Brighton

We worked with our client to develop the original planning drawings from Lomax Design to generate a set of tender drawings. As well as a specification that the QS could send out to tender for pricing. We worked closely with Lomax to ensure their design intent was kept and with Southdown to ensure their needs […]

Manor Green Primary School – Crawley

School Extension- Built by Cheesmur

We worked with our client, Cheesmur Building Contractors, to deliver the design for their design and build contract . Keeping within the already approved scale and layout, Cityzen developed the designs into a construction package. We adapted our standard “designing for construction” process, listening to our contractor client and delivering the construction details that Cheesmur […]

Emergency Accommodation – Acton

Emergency Accommodation Container Buildings in Acton

We worked with QED to develop this container solution to create emergency accommodation for homeless people in Acton. It was a tough challenge, taking just 10 months from concepts to tenants moving in. So we’re proud to have played a part in helping Ealing council provide temporary housing for up to 280 people who would […]

Innovation Studios – Medway

Innovation Studios in Medway container building

Cityzen was approached by QED and their client, Medway Council, to develop a previously disused space adjacent to the River Medway. The project formed part of Innovation Strood and the council’s wider regeneration of the area. The buildings were developed from single use 40 & 20 foot containers. The containers were converted to storage space, […]

Schools Upgrade – London

School upgrade in London

Most recently, we were part of the team developing an administration block and undercroft within the school, a project that included all mechanical and electrical services. We had a very tight brief to design and get contractors to change over boilers and install a new innovative lighting scheme. The development included a green wall, rainwater […]

Container Housing – Brighton

Cranes assembling container housing in Brighton

This project was developed by WCEC architecture and QED developments for Brighton Housing Trust (BHT). We were invited to help as we have experience with container buildings and knew all the parties involved. We fed into the planning and building control submissions to ensure the scheme met all the criteria set down by the Council. […]