Our selection of case studies showcase a cross section of recent QODA projects.

We are an energetic and enthusiastic Design Engineering Consultancy led by highly experienced and talented engineers, working across mechanical, electrical and sustainable areas of building design. To find out more about what we do, check out our case studies below.

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Shakespeare’s New Place

QODA have been appointed as part of a team to help the Trustees achieve its five year vision. This includes developing a new visitor experience, installing a ‘ghost like’ structure and conservation works to Nash home and gardens. The works are funded through the HLF and will be open as part of Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary celebrations.

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Historic Royal Palaces Framework

QODA have been appointed by Historic Royal Palaces to provide M&E Consultancy advice at their six palaces under a framework agreement. Our projects have included galleries, state apartments, interpretation spaces, public facilities and infrastructure upgrades.

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New College, Oxford

The team at QODA have been involved in many projects over 20 years at New College including conservation, new build and infrastructure upgrades. Recent projects include repairs to the Chapel heating, student accommodation and the refurbishment/extension of The Morris Garages.

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Dyrham Park, National Trust

The QODA team were appointed by the National Trust to design the new services within this Grade I listed country house at Dyrham Park near Bath. Works include the removal of the existing inefficient oil fired boilers and the installation of new wood chip boilers within an external energy centre. In addition, the existing heating system will be refurbished and modified to provide conservation heating control.

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Knole Park, National Trust

QODA were originally appointed as Engineering Consultants for the purpose designed conservation studios as well as a new cafe building. Our commission has now been extended to include the refurbishment of the main show rooms involving the complete replacement of the electrical services, and the installation of systems to control the internal environment in order to protect the building fabric and irreplaceable objects contained within.

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Bowyer Tower (Tower of London)

Scope: Historic Royal Palaces have appointed QODA to design the building services alterations within the Bowyer Tower as part of the on-going Wall Walks project at the Tower of London. The project is based on collaborative partnering principles using the JCT Construction Excellence contract and the team includes Carden and Godfrey, Hockley and Dawson and Cathedral Works.

Client: Historic Royal Palaces

Status: Complete