A Busy Summer……..

Superstructures have had a busy summer, working on a wide variety of projects which are either starting, progressing or nearing completion. Here are a few examples….. Hartshall Farm – Seamans Building have made fantastic progress on a large bespoke dwelling in the heart of Suffolk. This project features a reinforced concrete basement and large fully … Continued

Project Update – Orwells

The steel frame on this elegant pod structure for Orwells Furniture has just been erected, starting to bring to life the exciting space it is going to create. Superstructures have had the pleasure in working along side KLH Architects to produce this complex design. The large cantilevers creating the illusion of a floating structure supported … Continued

The Pines – Redlodge

Superstructures are excited to see that Morgan Sindall have commenced on site with the construction of a new primary school in Redlodge, Suffolk. Superstructures have been working along side Concertus throughout the design phase to produce an efficient structural design. The structure takes the form of a large two storey steel frame supporting a composite … Continued

New BIM/ Structural Analysis Software

We have recently made some major upgrades to our structural design software. Back in January we changed from our traditional hand calculation approach to the TEDDS electronic calculation system. For us it means greater efficiency and improved accuracy (although I’m sure there were no errors in our hand calcs anyway!). For our clients and co-professionals … Continued

Personal Achievements for Chris

After many years of hard work Chris Coleman has graduated with a first class BSc Hons degree in Civil Engineering. As well as achieving a first in his degree, his dissertation has been shortlisted for the TTJ Timber Research Innovation Award. Chris was one of 4 graduates from UK Universities asked to present his dissertation to … Continued

SJCC Awards Evening 2017

The Superstructures team enjoyed a fun evening at the 2017 SJCC awards evening hosting our guests from KLH Architects and Mixbrow Construction. The Suffolk Joint Consultative Committee brings together representatives from many facets of the local construction industry and culminates in a yearly awards evening. It was great to see a project Superstructures have been heavily involved with, the … Continued

Project update

Works are progressing very nicely on a private residential swimming pool and kitchen extension on an existing property in the heart of Suffolk. Superstructures worked along side Patrick Allen & Associates to produce this design which includes a complex steel frame to create a fully vaulted roof with large central glazed lantern over the swimming … Continued

Golf Day

Superstructures recently enjoyed a great day on the golf course at KLH Architects annual charity event at Brett Vale. Mark and Craig managed to find time out of the office to lead the Superstructures team, accompanied by Dan Last (Needhams) and Ciaran Mcloughlin (CML Surveying). Lets just say the team were more successful in the … Continued

The Turks Head, Hasketon

Following a positive start to the New Year, the Superstructures team celebrated in one of the most fitting ways possible, by dining out at one of our many successful projects, The Turks Head, Hasketon. The Turks Head reopened its doors in November 2015 following extensive refurbishment works and extensions, engineered by Superstructures. The main dining … Continued

Climbing wall – Frinton-On-Sea

Superstructures undertook a structural inspection and provided engineering advice for the construction of a new indoor climbing wall at Birch Hall Adventures in Frinton-On-Sea (www.birchhall.com). The climbing wall is now completed and being enjoyed by the local community. Mark recently had the opportunity to load test the design!!