J Humphrey and Partners pride themselves in developing the right engineering solutions to meet the client’s aspirations whether it be a new build flagship development or the refurbishment of a tired 1960’s-1970’s development needing ‘surgery’.
We strive to consult our client’s at every stage of the design process to ensure our proposals meet their functional requirement and of course, budget.
Projects: Events Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne
J Humphrey & Partners are proud to have been involved in the remodelling of the government building – Events Centre. The Events Centre Building is a former Crèche in Newcastle upon Tyne and comprises 500m² of meeting rooms, break out space, coffee bar / tea points and a reception area all over one floor.
Project: Galvanizing Plant at Haverhill, Suffolk
Client: Wedge Group Galvanizing
J Humphrey and Partners were delighted to act again as Mechanical and Electrical Consulting Engineers for our Client’s latest project a £6m state-of-the-art galvanizing plant in Haverhill, Suffolk.
The project consisted of a large single storey production facility and a new two storey Amenity Block. The Amenities Block contains a number of offices, training rooms, conference room, changing and welfare facilities.
Mechanical services design included the design of a LTHW heating system, domestic hot and cold water system, natural gas distribution, VRF air conditioning system, supply and extract ventilation systems and HVAC controls.
Electrical services design comprised the complete electrical services including new REC LV supply, incoming communications service, LV distribution installation, general lighting installation, emergency lighting installation, external lighting installation, general LV power installation, fire detection and alarm installation, containment systems, IT infrastructure/cabling, CCTV installation, access controls, intruder alarm installation and wiring to mechanical services installations.
Project: Industrial Units, Ashington & Cramlington
Client: Arch: The Northumberland Development Company
Appointed by Arch: The Northumberland Development Company to undertake the Mechanical and Electrical Services Design for shell and core development and SBEM calculations of 4 No. separate industrial units at Cramlington and Ashington.
The development at Cramlington comprises two high quality industrial units at 6,000 sq. ft. each at Nelson Park Network Centre, Cramlington whilst the development at Wansbeck Business Park, Ashington, is of a similar size and specification.
Project: South Tyneside Council Offices Refurbishment
Client: Tyneside Council/Willmott Dixon
J Humphrey & Partners were engaged by South Tyneside Council for the major re-modelling of their Council Offices and Town Hall.
The project consists of the full refurbishment of all M&E services programmed in phases to maintain the continued running of the council offices.
Employed initially by South Tyneside Council for M&E Services to RIBA Stage 2. J Humphrey & Partners were novated to Willmott Dixon to undertake full M&E design duties through from Stages 3 to 4.
Our remit consisted of sufficiently detailed M&E design, SBEM calculation and thermal modelling for an inherently difficult refurbishment project to enable tendering of works through production of Performance Specifications. Duties currently include a “Watching Brief” on behalf of Willmott Dixon acting as checking consultant to their sub-contractors appointed designers through Stages 5 to 7.