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Velasco Office Development, Dublin

Topping out at FiftySevenEast

Date added: 01 Jun 2017

At the end of April 2017, Bennett Construction Ltd reached the topping out milestone on our FiftySevenEast project in London.


The project comprises of the construction of a collection of luxury 83 contemporary apartments located in a 15 storey building, a separate 5 storey building fronting the high street which incorporates 15 affordable intermediate units and there is also A1 commercial space on the ground floor.


A podium deck was constructed at the first floor level joining both buildings and creating a private amenity area for residents. 


The structural frame of the building is reinforced concrete. The façade will be a mixture of brickwork, Rimex Rain-screen Cladding and Curtain Walling.


To date on the project all Curtain Walling has been fitted up to Level 12, sub-frame of Rain-screen Cladding has been fitted to Level 7. The internals have had significant progress to date also will all apartments having 1st Fix M&E Completed to Level 10, apartments 2nd Fix Drywall up to Level 8, flooring installed to Level 6 and Kitchen furniture installed up to Level 5.


The project is due to complete at the end of November 2017.

 

Bennett Team from left to right: Niall Murray, Vasile Meca,  Micael Marques, Scott Bradbrook, Martin Connolly, Ger Ward, Odhran Coughlan, Des McTiernan, Paul McGee, Diarmuid Thornton, Diego Mayor, Des Byrne, Robert Dellaway

Bennett's Ger Ward speaking at the topping out ceremony

FiftySevenEast at it's highest level!