Tŷ Pont Haearn (English: 'Iron Bridge House') is a private structure and is likewise joint-fifth tallest structure in Cardiff, Wales. It has been financially rebranded by Liberty Living as "Freedom Bridge". The 21-story building contains 17 stories of 144 understudy pads over a four-story open vehicle leave.
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The structure was proposed in 2003. Development started in 2004 and was finished in September 2005.
The site was in the past a chilly storeroom decimated into the storm cellar of the structure and topped as a surface vehicle leave, which implied Carillion needed to embrace broad preparations before development. The undertaking was rendered progressively complex by its confined downtown area on a triangular site, with different sides bound by live railroads and restricted access by means of Pellett Street.
The structure has a heaped structure and was developed utilizing conventional structure methods. Join once in a while utilizes secluded development techniques on their tasks, however this was unsatisfactory here because of the tight site imperatives. The tall structure has a tedious plan which implied the group turned out to be progressively proficient at the procedure as the venture advanced.
Amid development, subcontractor Baris introduced 50,000 m2 of Knauf plasterboard and frameworks all through. Up to 90% of the accessible divider space all through Tŷ Pont Haearn has been fitted with 12.5 mm and 15 mm Soundshield fixed to 70mm 'C'- Studs and superior Twin Frame Partitions to upgrade sound decrease esteems. 12.5 mm Moistureshield is set up all through all the wet territories of the structure, giving assurance in inner regions of high stickiness, with Shaftwall utilized for the stairwells and lift shafts.
On-time conveyance of the undertaking was accomplished enabling the customer to move in the understudies in time for the new scholastic year as arranged. Handover occurred on a Friday night and the understudies started moving in on Saturday, two days sooner than the planned Monday move-in date.
Possessed by Liberty Living, Tŷ Pont Haern obliges 642 understudies in 144 pads, each with a common kitchen. The rooms are arranged in condos or groups of three, four, five or six beds and there are additionally a few bigger premium rooms. 629 understudies are housed in single investigation rooms and 14 in studio lofts. All rooms incorporate an en-suite shower, latrine and washbasin in addition to information focuses for fast Internet get to. All examination rooms share a completely fitted kitchen and living region.
Tŷ Pont Haearn is staffed with an on location the executives and support group, alongside 24-hour security including a CCTV framework observing the site, electronic passage frameworks to get to the living arrangement in addition to a kept an eye on banquet room 24-hours per day. The home likewise gives wheelchair get to, a public living region with Internet access and candy machine, an on location clothing office and bicycle stockpiling.
Tŷ Pont Haearn is in nearness to higher instructive foundations including Cardiff University and Cardiff Metropolitan University. Situated on Pellett Street in the core of the downtown area, the home is near Cardiff Central railroad station, and Cardiff International Arena. The living arrangement is open from Junction 29 (Cardiff South) of the M4 motorway.
Tŷ Pont Haearn is the most prevalent lobbies of living arrangement for Atrium understudies because of its area legitimately inverse it. 350 rooms are explicitly held for Atrium Students, and 179 for UWIC understudies.