Industry: Real Estate
Project Value: £45 million
Construction dates: 2013 - 2015
Services provided: MEP, Energy & Sustainability
Achievement: The scheme won the 'Best New Place to Live' award, the 'Mayors Award for Planning Excellence' award and was a Stirling Prize nominee
Trafalgar Place is a flagship housing project in the redevelopment of Elephant & Castle. Made up of 235 high-quality homes, the project transforms the built environment whilst setting high standards of energy efficient design.
The development is designed to achieve a high level of energy performance through a combination of passive and energy efficient measures. All heating and hot water requirements shall be provided by the nearby-proposed Heygate Energy Centre.
The scheme includes PV and a ‘Blue Roof’ system all contributing to the sustainable design. Dunbar Boardman also designed and specified the lift systems, prior to acquisition by TÜV SÜD.