The Chapter House, Westminster Abbey

The restoration of the Chapter House at Westminster Abbey comprised of extensive stone and lead roof restoration works.

The much celebrated World Heritage Site remained open to visitors throughout the contract and visitor safety was of paramount importance.

Due to the complexity of the required scaffolding there were significant public safety issues that were successfully coordinated and mitigated with the appointed Principal Contractor.

Client:  English Heritage
Architect / Lead Designer:  Stow & Beale Conservation Architects
Structural Engineer:  Hockley & Dawson Consulting Engineers Ltd
M & E Consultant:  Martin Thomas Associates
Principal Contractor:  Nimbus Conservation
Construction cost:  £3.7 million