Client: Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Our Services: Civils and Structures, Geo-environmental, SuDS / SAB
The new HWBC is part of a wider regeneration of Ringland with Newport City Homes. The focus for scheme is to deliver community regeneration, in conjunction with the new model of primary care.
The Health Board’s aims are to improve the quality of health through prevention rather than cure. The scheme aligns with the principles of the Wellbeing of Future Generation’s Act in Wales and provides a vision for a healthy living hub, focused on wellbeing. The scheme is fully integrated with the community hub and offers health and wellbeing support services to the wider community.
Structural detailing in accordance to Passivhaus Principles, with thermal breaks provided at column – foundation junctions, to provide a continuous thermal line. The foundation solution comprised pad foundations with a hybrid GF slab, comprising partial ground bearing and suspended areas due to influence of trees.
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