PROJECT: Riccarton Road Bus Exchange
CUSTOMER: Christchurch City Council
PARTNER: Structural Consultants: Harrison Grierson, Architectural Consultant: CCC.
There were two elements to the project, one being the structural strengthening of the building from 123 to 127 Riccarton Rd. This involved the demolition of two internal block walls, the re-instatement of concrete pillars and beams and new roof framing; and the installation of structural steel beams, bracing, portal framing and a new canopy structure throughout the tenancies.The second element was the fit-out of the bus lounge. This involved internal framing and lining, new mechanical, electrical, security and hydraulic services, new ceilings, new flooring, new glazing including two automatic doors, new canopy and soffit framing and lining and new joinery throughout the lounge.