Francis Holland School

Project Details   Sometimes very rarely we witness a little moment that is so “touch and go” that when it comes off you want to share it and this is one such moment and I hope you don’t mind me sharing it with you. In this contract, we had circa 30tonnes of steel to erect…

Radcliff Power Station

Project Details   With the following dialogue, on a recent contract for our clients GF Tomlinson ltd, we were tasked with reinforcing a concrete floor from beneath. No cranes or genies! All over the top of some very powerful live transformers. The steel then needed to rotate through 90 degrees and be pushed tight up…

Galliford Try Muirhead Tower

Project Details This was an old student accommodation block the 12th and 13th floors required strengthening from the underneath but the problem was the allowable load bearing was very low only 2.5km/m. We spliced each steel into three pieces to lower it through a 600mm square hole in the roof. Each part in turn landed…

Printing & Packaging

Project Details This project incorporated all difference aspects off our supply. Complete new extension portal frame 30meters span x 50meters with office area to the front of the building connected to existing structure whilst existing building was in full use. New Link Bridge installed from existing building to new. Steel frame erected cladding install with…

Sainsbury’s Wombourne

Project Details During this contract, we had to erect a bi framed portal that was designed very slender sharing a spine beam in the valley. Stresses imposed during erection would be far larger than any to be encountered when the building was complete. The stress on the spine beam meant both sides needed to be…

Whitechapel London

Project Details Bravejoin are Networkrail & Crossrail approved contractors This project was unique in that the entire building had to be adjustable up and down by 40mm to allow for ground movement as situated over shaft for new tunnel in the London underground. Due to the location of the project noise was an issue the…

Warwick University

Project Details 20T Steel frame 120m2 Structural decking   This project required different types of erection 1/3rd  of the steel frame had to be erected by hand using genie lifts and bogey trucks inside the existing classroom with access through personnel door. The remainder of the frame could be erected using crane out of normal working…

Travis Perkins

Project Details 95 tonnes of steel with 5252m2 of cladding Travis Perkins cladding system was a specialized Platinum plus system. Bravejoin were to provide a platinum plus guarantee. This system was to be inspected by Travis Perkins Cladding Inspector. Pleased to say no issues with the project for steelwork or cladding both had unique finishes.…

Truro

Project Details This project was logistically challenging navigating 20tonnes of steelwork per load on articulated trailers through very tight access routes to a school on top of Truro Hill. The Sports Hall required specialist rafters to reduce weight but still be capable of spanning the distance. We used cambered Cellular Beams to achieve this. Erection…

Time Products

Project Details 54T tonnes of Steelwork with 1760 m2 Cladding This project was undertook whist existing building was in full use. Penetrations were to be made in to the existing building prior to any steelwork deliveries. Steel frame erected with restricted access for steelwork deliveries, crane to have slew restrictions due to proximity of neighbouring…