Building 5 is predominantly constructed of reinforced concrete, with flat slabs supported on concrete columns and walls. The building is approximately 120m long by 18m wide and has 10 storeys above ground floor at the northern end and 14 storeys above ground floor at the southern end, with ancillary structures on top of both halves of the building. For installation of the cladding systems Cornelius UK Ltd involved the experienced Management and supervision and qualified installers. All plant and machinery on site (mini-cranes, compact articulated robots) are operated by trained/experienced operators. Main cladding installation:
Unitized curtain walling/window – 75mm mullion depth including extruded aluminium PPC sub-frame, double glazed infill panels. System incorporate integrated precast fins and spandrels.
Unitized curtain walling – 205mm mullion depth including extruded aluminium PPC sub-frame. Manually operated opening elements and cantilevered glass balustrade.
Prefabricated sliding system to residential balconies
Shop front glazing to retail area at the Ground floor and Level 1 comprising glass fin supports, clear low-iron structural laminated safety glass. Integrated glass door sets, manually and with power assistance.
Diving Board Balconies with mild steel deck and soffit cantilevered to form the balcony sides and front.
Precast Concrete balcony to Level 9 with acid etched finish and 6mm wide joints between components.