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Askern Moss

ASKERN MOSS INFANTS SCHOOL This development is located in Askern, Doncaster, The building construction consists of:- Light Gauge Steel Frame, Insulation wrap, Cassette roof, Single ply membrane roof The ORCA engineering team designed and manufactured this project offsite at the ORCA North Shields facility.   PROJECT [...]

Blyth Community Hub

BLYTH COMMUNITY HUB PROJECT SUMMARY This design and build project was engineered to be a hybrid structure incorporating hot rolled and light gauge steel. The stair cores and stairs were manufactured from hot rolled steel to aid stability within the building and to provide construction access for trades. The care home utilised a standard [...]

DUDLEY SOCIAL HOUSING

DUDLEY SOCIAL HOUSING PROJECT SUMMARY This project for a local authority housing scheme was a fixed design which had originally been designed in traditional brick and block construction. The main contractor selected Light Gauge Steel as a suitable alternative that would reduce the overall build time and allow the client to rent [...]

UAE

ORCA Mass Housing During the last 20 years, the team at ORCA have gained industry leading knowledge and experience in mobile and off site manufacturing and construction for large projects culminating in building over half a million m2 of residential units in the Middle East. Internationally recognized, ORCA’s team deliver [...]

Rippon Care Home

RIPON CAREHOME PROJECT SUMMARY Ripon Care Home | ORCA-LGS UK This project was originally designed in traditional brick and block construction but the main contractor decided to convert to LGS having worked with ORCA previously and confident in ORCA’s ability to deliver. The traditional design for Ripon Care Home was carried through, in [...]