residential 300 sqm Lightweight Construction home in Benoni
The client wanting to start a new business in construction using sustainable materials approached Saint Gobain and Quintessential Design to assist in the design and development of this project. A very exciting project from the start with the use of all sustainable and energy efficient materials. the site overlooks bull frog pan in Benoni so to capture the spectacular view and northern sun large double glazed panels were used, big overhangs and open plan areas for entertaining, with private patios for the bedroom area, however the main features on this house is the walling system used and provided by Saint Gobain. All the insulation properties you need as well as the strength of a concrete wall.
commercial 4 Cluster Development in Glenhazel
The was to design a small contemporary cluster development where young families can move into and create their own small community within an already large community.
Etwatwa Shopping Centre
commercial 12000 m Shopping Centre
With a need for more formal shopping malls in the informal areas Quintessential Design was approached by Lemay Development, to design a new type of mall that will meet the local requirements as well as a meeting place for the people of the area.
Kevin Ridge Development
commercial 450 Unit Townhouse Complex in Honeydew
Quintessential Design was approached to design the 450 unit development. The client required a bush lodge feel to the estate and also wanted to make use of as many energy efficient materials. The design needed to make use of the natural wetland on the site as the many established trees that would assist in the final product.
residential 650 sqm Home in Morningside
Set on a beautiful forested site in Morningside the concept for this project was to keep as many trees as possible and build around them incorporating the natural landscape into the building, the client wanted a modern home that could have the flexibility of been added onto at a later stage but still looked finished in its initial design state.
leisure 5 Star 21 Storey Hotel for Sun International in Bayelsa Nigeria
Quintessential Design was approached by Dakota Architects to assist in the construction documentation of the project on a consulting basis, this was done very successfully until the project was put on hold by the client.