G&B Manchester Serviced Apartments – Northern Quarter

Type of Work: Design
Project Year: 2019
Project Type: Residential Serviced Apartments

Our clients had one simple requirement, to be the most Innovative provider of serviced apartments in the North. We worked closely with, updating them at every key stage to ensure the project visually takes shape exactly as they had envisaged. 3D Modelling and commencing meaningful site preparation works and planning is the key. It is imperative the Clients Brief is understood with full transparency before any work can start. Several meetings were held and to ensure that there would be no issues due to the clients very short works completion Time frame.

Design Process Summary

  • Generating a concept Brainstorm
  • Preliminary research
  • Site analysis, site visit with our designer to do a ‘SWOT’ analysis (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats).
  • Refining ideas through visual exploration
  • Preparing concept designs and layouts detailing design direction(s)
  • Setting preliminary specifications for typography and graphic elements such as photography, illustration, charts or graphs, icons, or symbols
  • Presenting design brief and layouts for client consideration
  • Refining design and comprehensive layouts
  • Getting client approval of layouts and text
  • 3D Modelling

Site Preparation Summary

  • Site clearance/demolition and Graded ground works
  • Soil Testing and Site Survey/Investigation
  • Site Build Preparation