Building Control guidance and case studies
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LABC Case Studies
We've pulled together a wide variety of case studies to give you an idea of the services that Sussex Building Control can provide for your project. Whether its big or small, residential or commercial - we can provide expert guidance to see your project through from pre-planning to completion.
Domestic property case studies
Affordable Housing developments
Sussex Building Control provided the building control services on a range of affordable housing schemes all of which achieved Level 4 or above of the Code for Sustainable Homes or Passivhaus Standards.
Individual new homes are one of Sussex Building Control’s favourite projects. These distinct properties tend to be designed and built to a very high specification using new, innovative materials and methods of construction and the latest sustainable features.
Domestic extensions and alterations
Sussex Building Control plays a key role in helping people create dream homes by providing information and guidance to homeowners and technical advice to their architects and builders.
New residential housing development
Sussex Building Control provided the building control services on a range of schemes from individual new homes to high volume housing sites.
Case Study: Gardener's Cottage Northlands Estate
Sussex Building Control is partnered with Green Manor Building Ltd, a local building firm based in Wineham. Sussex Building Control has provided the building control service for over 20 years on all their work on the Northlands Road Estate.
The Courtyard office conversion into apartments
Sussex Building Control and Gaffney Architects have worked together for more than 20 years and partnered in 2012. Gaffney Architects value the good, reliable and honest advice it receives from Sussex Building Control.
Commercial property case studies
Commercial Schemes, including hotels, offices and cafes
Sussex Building Control has a dedicated team of surveyors who look after commercial schemes. Their specialist knowledge of Part B and BS9999 is invaluable in helping clients achieve compliant fire engineered solutions.
Schools and colleges
As West Sussex County Council’s partner, Sussex Building Control is the provider of choice for schools and colleges across the county.
Retail units, including superstores
Sussex Building Control has a wealth of experience in the retail sector. The practical, informed advice we provide at design stage relating to fire engineered solutions ensures the designs meet building regulations standards even before planning consent is sought.
Case Study: South East Coast Ambulance Facility
This multi-million pound scheme involved the design and construction of a new Make Ready Centre and Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) base for the South East Coast Ambulance Service.
This new purpose-built facility provides SECAmb with a dedicated base for the HART team as well as the equipment and specially-trained operatives who deep clean, re-stock and equip their fleet of ambulances and check vehicles for mechanical faults.
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