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A CGI of Westminster park, a new residential scheme on Scotland Road in Liverpool for which RFS is providing metal decking and metal roof deck

Metal Decking for Westminster Park

Raised Floor Solutions has secured the contract to supply and install metal decking and metal roof deck for the first new building to be constructed at prestigious Westminster Park in Liverpool.

Westminster Park is a major new £100m mixed use development at the ‘gateway’ to the city centre. A total of 614 luxury one- and two-bedroom apartments are under construction in three blocks of nine to 17 storeys. The scheme also includes commercial space, a communal residents’ gym, cycle storage, parking, concierge and an enclosed multi-functional courtyard and gardens.

The 1.72-acre development is located on Scotland Road, just minutes from Liverpool’s famous waterfront and dock and is within Pumpfields, an area undergoing considerable regeneration and acknowledged as the new northern extension to the city centre.

Block A is being marketed as ‘The 56 at Westminster Park’, named after the number of apartments within the building, and, according to investment agents, is due for completion Q1 2024.

The contract is being delivered by two divisions within Raised Floor Solutions; Metal Deck for steel decking and Metal Roof for metal roof deck.

Metal Deck is due on site this April to commence the supply and installation of Multideck MD60, Kingspan’s original and most frequently specified steel decking profile.

Metal Roof will follow, supplying and installing metal roof decking also with a 60mm deep profile.  In total, 3870m2 of steel decking will be installed over eight storeys.

Learn more about ‘The 56’ at Westminster Park in this video:

Multi-Storey Construction

The combination of steel frame and composite concrete floor system is fast becoming the most preferred method of construction for multi-storey buildings and delivers the following benefits:

  • Design flexibility
  • Reduced construction times (compared to more traditional methods)
  • Strong and lightweight
  • Reduced foundation requirements
  • Easy to remodel
  • Sustainable (most steel is recycled and recyclable)
  • Durable and low maintenance
  • Large unpropped spans

Metal Deck and Metal Roof

To find out more about the divisions within Raised Floor Solutions or to discuss a forthcoming project contact the RFS team on 01695 555070 or send an email.

To learn more about the benefits and many uses of steel decking read our expert knowledge article, What is Steel Decking?

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