32 Years of Middleborough Car Park

32 Years of Middleborough Car Park

We have been involved with the Middleborough Car Park in Colchester for over 32 years.  It may qualify as our longest running project, having started as job no.5450, and now we are well into the 40,000’s!

The car park is a five-storey reinforced concrete structure built using the lift slab technique.  That involves casting all of the floors at ground level, one above the other, jacking them up the full height precast concrete columns, then locking them into place with steel wedges.   It was constructed during the summer of 1979.

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