3 Glass Wharf
Construction of a 7 storey commercial office block (8 with roof plant area) in the centre of Bristol, adjacent to Temple Meads train station, overlooking Bristol city centre’s floating harbour within the Temple Quarter Enterprise zone.
Concrete frame with basement construction included, a small percentage of the basement double depth. Façade constructed with glass curtain walling including balconies at each of the office floors. The shimmering glass façade reflects the sites previous use as a glassworks. The floor to ceiling glazing and frameless glass balustrades maximise the panoramic views, with balconies providing solar shading.FIND OUT MORE ABOUT WATES CONSTRUCTION
- Tight constrained site in a busy area of Bristol City centre
- Collaborative MEP working with SES
- BREEAM Excellent
- Otter risk assessment required due to the proximity of our site to the River Avon Quayside. We agreed a set of works to minimise the risk/disruption to the otters.
- CCS Silver Extensive CSR and community involvement on this project