Porth Teigr

Client: Igloo Regeneration

Project Value: £35m of a £200m development

Contractor: Balfour Beatty / Vinci Construction

Area: 175,000ft²

Status: Phase 1 near completion

BREEAM Rating: Excellent


HLN are currently commissioned by Igloo Regeneration on the 10Ha Roath Basin site in Cardiff Bay as Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineers.

With Phase 1 of this development estimated at £35m construction value including the new BBC Production facilities there are some interesting infrastructure, planning and enabling works challenges that have to be met prior to development. This project will eventually provide over 1000 residential units and 1 million sq ft of commercial space at the final remaining parcel of land at Cardiff Bay’s ‘inner’ harbour. Igloo is committed to ethical and sustainable development principles.

Currently we are undertaking the following services on a site wide level at Roath Basin:

  • Earthworks strategy
  • Soil and Groundwater Remediation strategy and implementation
  • Infrastructure design including highways and drainage
  • Structural Engineering