Projects and case studies featuring structural waterproofing on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • RIW: Blackburn Central High School: waterproofing strategy
    Blackburn Central High School: waterproofing strategy
    RIW
    Nicholas Hare Architects asked RIW to devise a robust waterproofing strategy for Blackburn Central High School, a new secondary school for 960 pupils. The concrete retaining wall on the site was supplemented with a series of...
  • RIW: Basement waterproofing for Peterhouse College, Cambridge
    Basement waterproofing for Peterhouse College, Cambridge
    RIW
    Peterhouse College, the oldest college at the University of Cambridge, commissioned John Simpson Architects Ltd to develop a masterplan for the historic area of the College and design a new building and extend existing...
  • RIW: Waterproofing strategy, Chetham’s School of Music
    Waterproofing strategy, Chetham’s School of Music
    RIW
    Chetham’s School of Music is the largest music school in the UK. RIW provided a waterproofing strategy robust enough for their new-build Grade 3 basement project. It was essential that the construction programme on such a...
  • RIW: Our Lady’s Convent High School: waterproofing design
    Our Lady’s Convent High School: waterproofing design
    RIW
    This voluntary-aided school in Hackney was part of the BSF programme. RIW was asked by Jestico + Whiles to advise on waterproofing in the early stages of the design process. This four-storey new build project is on a...
  • Multiple damp-proofing treatments to refurbish a school
    Newton Waterproofing
    Miller Bourne Architects, in conjunction with Newton’s technical department, designed a scheme to provide several damp proofing treatments for St Mary’s Hall school in Brighton