Turneys

Project Info

In 2014 Turney’s were chosen as preferred contractor to carry out hard and soft construction works on Hallsville Phase 1 Canning Town…works involved from waterproofing level the full and complete installation of a large roof garden along with demolition and granite paving to ground level areas, works to the podium included void former and membrane build up, decking, free draining paving, ducting, drainage, furniture, timber planters, bespoke white concrete steps, resin bound surfacing, fitness equipment, play areas with soft surfacing, extensive lightweight topsoil with tree and shrub planting , turf and 12 months aftercare. This then followed on with Phase 2 again including three roof gardens  the bulk of the work included 4,500 m2 granite paving imported from China and bespoke purpose built white concrete planters

Podium Level

We built up from the water proof membrane level, allowing for void former, sub-bases, permeable block paving, kerbs, concrete pads for play equipment and gym equipment. Included was the ducting works, drainage man hole covers and build up and drainage channels.

We worked with specialist sub-contractors to lay the resin bound gravel and soft play surface to play areas.

We constructed the timber decked beds and planting areas.

All soft works were carried out by Turney Landscapes including the soil, barks etc.

All decking and lighting was carried out by others.

Sky Gardens

We built up from void former on these three private sky gardens. We constructed timber planters and laid paving on pedestals, allowing for falls where required. These areas were filled with soil and planted.

North Service Yard

We built timber sleeper walls and planted, all other items were by others.

Downstairs

This area included access ramp, steps and planters, we installed all the granite block sets and granite paving including all channel drainage and manholes.

All planting was carried out by Turney Landscapes including soiling up of areas and bark mulch.

We worked with a specialist sub-contractor to lay the tarmac, all sub-bases were completed by our own skilled staff.

Phase 2

Having completed Phase 1 in 2015 Turneys were again rewarded with our hard work by negotiating Phase 2 works which have now been completed and handed over..

The works involved demolition of existing surfaces and reduce dig with removal of arisings for recycling, deep drainage with associated covers, electrical ducting, timber decking with timber planters, void formers, drainage layers, 4000 m2 granite paving imported from China, Bespoke white concrete planters, 278 paving works and Cycle Super Highway, granite cladding to planters and granite steps and risers, installation of seats, lighting columns, litter bins, Resin Bound Surfacing. 1 no Podium Garden and 2 no 18 floor Sky Gardens with public open spaces at ground floor level.

Client
Bouygues UK
Year
2014
We Did
Hard & Soft Landscape