Excellence without compromise

The New Headquarters of the UK’s leading Specialist Brickwork Contractor had to be something special!

The canvas was a Grade II Listed Essex barn with adjoing building provideing 8,000 sq ft of open plan office space. The brief: “Do whatever you need to make the project work”.

Reporting directly to Mike Walsh – Managing Director it was clear from the outset that Reigate Barn had to deliver “Excellence without compromise”

Internal Branding – Reception Desk Reigate Barn

Reception Desk Design

Design is not just about a sketch in a pad, Every element of a project should be considered down to the Brick selection and ensuring that the bricks used are the exact shade of blue as the Swift Brickwork logo

Early stages of the build

The build of the reception desk begins using the Technical drawings produced by Swift's BIM Manager taken from the concept visuals provided.

Formation of Logo recess 

The Lintel in place, the logo panel housing is now complete and requires time to dry out before any further courses are added.

Completion of brickwork

Once the lintel course was set all remaining bricks could be laid and finished in preparation for the fitting of the bespoke granite countertop

Setting Granite top

Granite countertop bonded in place using epoxy compound the reception desk is nearly complete and ready for the logo panel

Fitting of Logo panel

Logo panel in place the reception desk is complete and is a great example of the attention of detail Swift Brickwork provides to every client

Internal Branding – Waiting Area, Coffee Table

Bottom Leg sections

The lower section of each of the legs are laid and set into the fabricated steel trays so that the table can be moved in the future if needed

Mid shelf frame install

Once the lower leg sections are in place the mid-shelf was laid into position read for the courses above which would hold it secure

Upper leg sections

The upper leg sections are laid up to the finished level securing the mid-shelf in the process

Upper frame attached

The upper frame is now installed which will hold the 10mm toughened glass top in place once complete

Levels checked

All levels are checked from front to back and side to side to ensure there is no twist in preparation for the installation of the glass

Glass & Acrylic set in place

Both shelf and glass top are set in place ready to display a selection of bricks from iconic projects awarded to Swift over the years

Events – 25th Anniversary Celebrations

Grange Hotel Reception

The entrance to the Grange Hotel where visitors were greeted by large-format displays of award-winning iconic projects

4 Storey Lit Display

This stunning LED display spanning 4 storeys displaying the main Swift Logo along with the event branding

Entrance Loby to the “Sky Bar”

2.4metre display of the event brand located in the entrance lobby of The sky Bar

“Sky Bar” Terrace area

Event branding to The Sky Bar Terrace area

Table Centre pieces

Twenty Five Years of Excellence Without Compromise Table centres

25th Anniversary Book

25th Anniversary coffee Table book showcasing 25 Iconic projects of the years.