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Client: Catholic Education Office

Structural Engineer: MEC

Architect: PMDL Architecture & Design

Project Description: The building is a face-brick two storey extension to an existing building providing new open learning spaces at each level.

Engineering: MEC were engaged for the structural engineering in September 2009. In order to provide column free space at ground floor the suspended structure incorporates post-tensioned concrete band beams supporting a reinforced concrete slab. The roof structure is steel framed and provides open space also at first floor.