Rutland Mills, Wakefield
Civic Engineers are appointed as Structural Engineers on the regeneration of the Grade II listed mill buildings at Rutland Mills, Wakefield.
The mill structures will be refurbished and re-developed to create a diverse and multi-functional development, creating a cultural landmark. A series of unique spaces will be created, providing opportunities to accommodate micro businesses such as microbrewery and food markets. Co-working and flexible spaces to accommodate a printing shop and digital making facilities.
Small enterprise opportunities will be created for start-up businesses and educational facilities will be accommodated on site. A continuation with the Hepworth will be arranged by creating additional gallery space. In addition a restaurant with a boutique hotel and residential spaces are proposed as part of the redevelopment works.