This was a National British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI) Gold Award winnig scheme for Brambledown. The project included working in large open City Centre areas delivering stunning split level paving effects incorporationg various size tree planting, street furniture and feature lighting around the new Multi Storey Car Park which was constructed on St James Boulevard in Dance City Newcastle Upon Tyne.
The full project details included Brambledown creating Multi-level, multi-material paving, raised radius planter construction, electrical ducting installation, slot & surface drainage, steps and ramps, street trees, trees and shrubs and public footpath reinstatement.
CASE STUDIES - Hard Landscaping
Barnard Castle Skate Park
The young people of Barnard Castle have been working towards a skate park for some time. The project involved laying a hard surface area suitable for skating and roller blading, fenced to match the existing multi-sports pitch adjacent to the proposed site and erect a skate park.
Central Focus, Meadowell, North Shields
Client: North Tyneside Council
Redevelopment of the Meadowell area of North Shields. The levels and walls create an amphitheatre effect, while the ‘Celtic Knot’ paving is a distinctive and unique feature. This project won a BALI National Landscape award for Hard Landscaping.
Client: Robertson Construction
Extensive Hard and soft Landscaping was provided by Brambledown for the new Chester-Le-Street hospital complex. The design also included the installation of ornate courtyard gardens (below) hidden away behind the hospitals main walls. These provided a relaxation area for patients of all ages at the hospital. Car parking facilities were provided along with pathways, entrance facilities and planting throughout the grounds.