Temporary Works Design

Our team at CDS specialise in the design of temporary works. A link to our case studies is located below.

Temporary works are the parts of a construction project that are needed to enable the permanent works to be built.  Usually, the temporary works are removed after use (as with access scaffolds, shoring, excavation support, falsework and formwork), although they can be incorporated into the permanent works; for example, a temporary sheet pile wall could be used as the permanent solution for a basement wall.

Temporary works design services provided by CDS include the following: –

  • Basement Construction Consultancy

    to include Planning, Party Wall, methodology*

  • “Buildability”
  • Construction Sequencing and Planning
  • Crane Foundations
  • Craneage & Materials Handling
  • Demolition Consultancy
  • Façade retention
  • Falsework
  • Floor Load Testing & reports
  • Formwork
  • Marine Works
  • Party Wall Consultancy
  • Propping, Shoring & Jacking
  • Scaffolding
  • Structural Alterations
  • 3rd Party Design Checks

*We are an associate member of ASUC (Association of Specialist Underpinning Contractors)

Download the HSE leaflet ‘Domestic basement construction projects’ here http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis66.pdf or visit the HSE website at http://www.hse.gov.uk/


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