Art and leisure designs require a
real and detailed understanding of the client
You can expect Loren Design to
provide you with the most appropriate treatment
for your project. Our clients know that we
reliably produce attractive and cost effective
solutions to meet their needs.
As always, our focus remains on
combining the aesthetic with the functional.
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the examples of the work completed by Loren
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Client: Alexandra Palace & Park
Continuous consultancy beginning soon after
completion of phases 1 & 2 by the Development
Team. Various projects of repair, maintenance
and re-design of portions of the 7 acre,
multi-use building in Muswell Hill North London.
Worked for the Design & Build contractor
producing detailed drawings from outline
sketches supplied by the client. This work was
carried out in conjunction with Gilbert &
Excel English Language School
Planning permission 1996 - Completed phase 1
Obtained permission to over double the existing
build area in metropolitan open land and a
conservation area. Phase 1 is shown above. The
work consisted of 8 classrooms, a reception
office, student's room, staff room, computer
room, principal's office and library.
The building of this school was project managed
by Richard Loren.
Planning permission august 1998 - Design & Build
This contract involved the refurbishment of the
railway station by renewing all roofs, cleaning
the exterior, overhauling the windows and doors,
repairing and replacing steelwork, rebuilding
the canopies and redecorating the booking hall.
All consultants were employer by the main
contractor as part of a design and build
Structural engineers: Robert West Consulting
Fred Knight Pavilion
Planning permission received August 1998,
completed August 1999
This building was an existing 1920's single
storey, flat roofed pavilion, belonging to the
Gas Board. The client was a local sports charity
called "Community Action Sports" We helped
them apply successfully for Lottery funding to
build the new first floor and renovate the
existing football pitches. This was followed by
the preparation of detailed drawings and a
negotiated tender and construction.
The ground floor is let out to a five-a-side
Structural and M&E Engineers: Robert West
Quantity Surveyors: Gardiner & Theobald
Total Cost: £450,000
Chatham Maritime Landscaping
Worked for design & build contractors and
produced detailed drawings from outline sketches
which were supplied by the client.
The project was developed in conjunction with
Gilbert & Caswell Surveyors.