It’s all hands to the pump, as Ground & Water formulates a remediation strategy to deal with the industrial legacy of a former brewery site, enabling a residential development to progress.
Our client was working on behalf of the London Borough of Haringey and a leading medium-sized construction company. ECD is a large multi-award winning firm of architects that works on projects across the UK. It specialises in the new-build housing, regeneration, retrofit, commercial, education, community and leisure sectors.
The potential redevelopment of a 250m2 residential parking area in Tottenham. The development included: maisonettes and two flats with associated car parking, soft landscaping and ancillary structures.
The aim of the investigation was to supply the client and their designers with information regarding the ground conditions underlying a residential car park earmarked for redevelopment as a residential area with gardens. It was known the surrounding area was formerly an industrial site. The initial desk study having revealed that there had been a brewery on and around the site from 1894 (demolished 1981).