Contemporary Beach House Structural Engineer in Scotts Head NSW.
Services: Structural Engineering by Odyssey Consulting Group
About: This contemporary beach house is located at Scotts Head. Its free flowing form and large open free spaces has been designed with full flexibility in mind.
The residence is designed using timber roof and wall framing and laminated beams for the large column free spaces. The lateral load resisting bracing system in this building has been designed utilising a combination of structural steel portal frames and plywood wall bracing panels due to the height of the walls throughout the residence.
A beautiful Scotts Head contemporary beach house with free flowing form, large open spaces and timber roof…
More info: The floor framing has been designed utilising structural steel columns and a timber floor structure providing a low maintenance economical design. Bored pier foundations have been adopted for the foundations due to the poor quality of high level sands encountered on the site.