Case Study – Pioneer House, Dewsbury

Pioneer House, Dewsbury

Structural timber survey of Pioneer House following an extended period of dereliction.

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Again many problems caused by complex composite Victorian engineering, including very large span timber and steel trusses over a high Ball Room. The ends of the trusses were all housed in iron shoes and required assessment by micro drill.

Further Information

Client:Kirklees Council
Engineer:James.Boswell@Urs.com
Surveyor:Neil.Ward@aedas.com
Date:January 2013

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