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  • St Raph hall ventilation

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    Hybrid ventilation is the term most commonly used to describe schemes where the ventilation is neither entirely natural, nor entirely mechanical. All well-designed buildings will have some form of natural, low-level supply ventilation combined with high-level extract, mechanical ventilation. In these buildings, the designer has taken a pragmatic approach and has opted, not for the […]

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  • competitive build cost

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    In 2014, we were set a challenge by Ealing Council to deliver a building for St Raphael’s Catholic Primary School that would cost less than a modular option, but still provide a high quality building. After careful consideration, our response was to: create a design with minimal angles, helping to minimise steel, footings and wall […]

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