vale road


Client:Tricas Construction Limited Sector:Residential Services:Civil Engineering, Planning Support, Structural Engineering Link Design Lead:Robert Gill

Link was appointed by Tricas Construction to assist their proposed development of 33No. residential dwellings on a brownfield parcel of land previously occupied by Chichester Caravans on Vale Road, Stourport. Link’s brief included supporting their planning application and detailed design phases of works, with residential properties across 3no blocks with 3 – 4 Storeys.  This included detailed design and Technical Approval of the access works under a S278 Agreement with Worcestershire County Council.

Our team worked with Tricas from RIBA Stage 2 (Concept) right through to RIBA Stages 5 & 6 (Construction and Handover) for Civil and Structural design elements.

The proposed detailed design, post planning included:

  • Full 2D and 3D design and setting out in support of a site wide volumetric exercise;
  • Foundation design based on Vibro Stone column ground improvement (with performance specification provided by Link);
  • Bespoke masonry superstructural design;
  • Precast concrete floors;
  • S278 detailed design and approval with WCC Highways;
  • Onsite private external levels and pavement constructions;
  • Foul and Surface water drainage design including SUDS features;

Team Member Contact

Robert Gill


MEng (Hons) CEng MICE