Cambria Consulting is appointed as Civil and Structural Engineers for this 250 unit residential development in Tonyrefail.
The development will largely comprise of affordable homes and is in a setting with a rural feel and strong landscaping.
The scheme includes highways design that balances a homezone approach with the requirements of the adopting highway authority, Rhondda Cynon Taf.
The scheme used pedestrian friendly design techniques to foster a sense of community. The layout includes provision of a bus route through the development.
Surface water drainage is dealt with in accordance with the SuDS hierarchy. Some limited infiltration capacity is made use of with the majority of the surface water runoff discharging to the adjacent Nant Eirin via tanked adoptable attenuation storage and open water storage features.