A Selection Of Projects By Bridge

University of West of England – view gallery

Area: 204.8m2
Year Completed: 2017
Use: Research Facility
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 3.2m bay on 6.4m Lattice, 2.5m/3m sections, Post height 4.0m, Insect Mesh, Plant room is built with Hortiwhite glass.
Screens: Bonar PH66 Flame Protect Energy/Shade cloth, pull wire system
Heating: Hot water, Finned tube Heating System, Heat Exchanger connected to district heating.
Electrics: Heating, Ventilation, Screens, Vents, Fans, LED Lights & Sockets
Computer: Tomtech Environmental control computer
Lights: Phytolux LED Grow Lights
Irrigation: Bench top drip system with capillary matting, Irrigation tank


Double H Nurseries Expansion (Q Block) – view gallery 

Area: 3,532.5m2
Year Completed: 2017
Use: Nursery
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 4.0m bay on 8m/12m Lattice, 4.5m,4m, 3.69m & 1m sections, Post height 4.8/5.3m, Mixture of sandwich Panel roof & toughened glass roof, composite cladding on one of the gable ends of the glasshouse, 1 x Aluminium insulated swing doors, 1 x single leaf aluminium top hung door & 1 x speed roller door.
Heating: Hot water heating System, 51mm High level loops supported on the lattice with customized brackets & installed to run at two different heights.


University of Reading Upgrade – view gallery

Area: 64m2
Use:  Research & Study
Year Completed: 2016
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, 3.2m bay on 5/6.4m lattice, 5m section, post height 3.8m
Screens: Vertical Twin Roll Screens
Heating: Hot water, Galvanized Finned tube
Trolleys: Designed, assembled & installed 4 automated Trollies in the existing garages.
Lights: LED Lights
Electrics: Heating, Screens, Ventilation, Fans, Trolleys, LED Lights, External Weather station.


Cambridge Algae Innovation Centre – view gallery

Area: 153.6m2
Use: Research & Study
Year Completed: 2015
Structures: Venlo, 3.2m bay on 6.4m lattice, 4m sections, 4.8m post, aluminium gutters, 2 x aluminium doors, one with top & one with bottom rollers, toughened safety glass
Screens: Thermal Screens, pull wire system, aluminium ultra-lock 44 profile with ultra-delay slip block, insect netting
Electrics & Control:  vent motor, screen motor, lights, emergency exit, door signage, fans, MCC Panel and HMS control system


Brooksby Mountain College – view gallery

Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, aluminium gutter, 3.2m bay on 6.4m lattice, 4m section
Area: 713.20m2
Use: Research Facility
Year Completed: 2015
Heating:  Hot water piped heating, 2 x LPG boilers, rated at 110Kw each Installed & connected to the heating system
Screen: Thermal Screen, Rack & Pinion system, Aluminium ultra-lock 44 leading edge profile, XLS 16 REVOLUX cloth, Vertical Integrated roll gable screen between the purlins – ILS Hortiroll Revolux w/w cloth
Irrigation: Hand watering system, External irrigation tank, capacity of 54,000 L
Benches: 2 no. of static benches dim. 1.2m W X 12m L, electric heat mat c/w thermostat.
Electrics: Wiring up to the heating, benches, screens, fans, vents, irrigation, lights & environmental control.


Scaynes Hill Nursery, New Glasshouse Installation – view gallery

Area: 921.6m2
Use: Bedding & Pot Plant production
Year Completed: 2014
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 3.2m bay on 9.6m lattice, 4.0m post height, 4m sections
Screens: Thermal Screen, Pull Wire & aluminium ultra-lock 44 profile with ultra-delay slip block


W D Smith & Son Biomass Boiler – view gallery

Year Completed: 2012
Heating: Piping in of 2 x Endress 900kW Biomass boiler plant, transport main & expansion system.
Electrics: Biomass boiler and heating plant.


Roundstone Nurseries Ltd. Batchmere Site – view gallery

Area: 17,976 m2 (~ 4.5 Acres)
Use: Bedding & Pot Plant Production
Year Completed: 2011
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 3.2m Bays on 9.6m & 16m Lattice, 4.0m Sections, 4.2m Post Height, Service Area with Roller Shutter and Ripid Rolling Doors
Heating: Hot Water, Under Bench, and High Level pipes, Electro Zinc Plated Pipework, New Sandex Expansion Vessel for Nursery.
Roof Screens: Double Horizontal Roof Screen, Rack & Pinion Mech, with Top Cloth Bonar Phormium PH 77 Open Flame protect, and bottom cloth Bonar Phormium Phormitex Super B1. Vertical Screens between the purlins, with Cloth PHL 66


University of Cambridge Botanic Garden Research Facility – view gallery

Area: 941 m2
Use: Research Facility
Year Completed: 2011
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo to GM Standard, Aluminium gutter, 3.2m bays on a 6.4m lattice, 4m sections, Insect Netting
Heating: Hot water, Gilled Pipes Under bench
Horizontal Screens: Horizontal Thernal/Shade Screen XLS 17 Revolux Fire Retardant, Horizontal Blackout Screen XLS 15 Obscura A/A +B/B Firebreak, Rack & Pinion Drive
Vertical Screens: Thernal Twin Roll Screens ILS 10 Revolux, Blackout Roll Tube Screens ILS Hortirolls Revolux W/W
Benches: Static/Mobile Weldmesh Benches Throughout + Trespa, and Rubber topped Benches
Irrigation: Hand watering points
Electrics: Heating, Screens, Vents, Fans, Irrigation, Lighting and Sockets
Computer: Full Environmental Control System


Scottish Crop Research Institute (SCRI) – view gallery

Area: 1,770 m2
Use: Research Facility
Year Completed: 2010
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium gutter, 3.2m & 2.5m bays on a 6.4m lattice, 4m sections
Heating: Hot water, Under bench, Air Conditioning
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech
Ventilation: Roof & Wall Supply& Extraction Units
Irrigation: Piped to every bench and growing area, Hand watering points
Electrics: Heating, Screens, Vents, Fans, Irrigation, Lighting and Sockets
Computer: Full environmental control system
Benches: Static and mobile benches throughout, with weldmesh tops


Reuben Shaw & Sons (Hollydene Nursery) Second Hand Glasshouse

Area: 346m2
Use: Bedding/Pot Plants
Year Completed: 2010
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium gutter, 3.2m bays on a 9.6m lattice, 3m sections, 3m post height


Palmstead Nursery New Prop House – view gallery

Area: 10,080 m2 (~ 2.5 Acres)
Use: Propagation Facility with Offices Within Glasshouse
Year Completed: 2010
Glasshouse Structure: Second Hand Venlo Greenhouse, Aluminium gutter, 4.0m on a 8.0m lattice, 4m sections, 4.0m Post Height, Insulated panelling for office and work area
Heating: Hot water, Under Floor and Perimeter
Humidity Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech, PHORMITEX SUPER B1 Cloth
Thermal Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech, PH 55 FLAME PROTECT Cloth
Twin Roll Screens: Vertical Twin Roll Screen, PHL 20 Cloth
Vertical Screens: Vertical Screen, PHL 55 Cloth


Writhlington School – view gallery

Area: 253 m2
Use: School Orchids Project
Year Completed: 2010
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium gutters, 4m Bays
Heating: Hot water, under bench and high level pipes with fans for air movement
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech, Bonar Phormium PH 66 Flame protect cloth. Vertical screens.
Irrigation: Underbench mist irrigation system + hand watering points.
Electrics: heating, screens, vents, fans, irrigation, lighting & sockets.
Control: Bridge Sirius GC computers.
Benching: Static weldmesh benching throughout.


Rushmere Heath Nursery 300 kW Biomass Boiler Installation

Year Completed: 2010
Heating: Piping in of 300kw, Bio mass boiler plant & buffer tank.


HMP Kennet – Liverpool

Area: 64m2
Use: NVQ courses in prison
Year Completed: 2009
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium gutter, 3.2m bays on a 6.4m lattice, 2 x 4m sections, plus 1 @ 2m, 3m post height
Benching: Static and mobile
Controls: Double Hotraco vent swtich box


HMP Haverigg prison

Area: 115m2
Use: Provision of NVQ courses for prisioners
Year Completed: 2009
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium gutter, 3.2m bays on a 6.4m lattice,4.5m sections, 3m post height
Controls: Supply of vent switch box
Other: Supply and erect one 3 bay multispan Polytunnel, each span @ 21’6″ wide x 128′ long c/w straight sides @ 5’6″ high. Polytunnel supplied with 45 crop rails


Arden Lea – view gallery

Area: 2,455 m2 (~ 0.6 Acres)
Use: Bedding Plants
Year Completed: 2009
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, mixture of 12.0, 12.8, 9.6 & 6.4mm Spans, 4.0m Sections, 4.0m Post Height. A Higher Production Area intergrated into existing glasshouse, Despatch and growing house incorporating loading door, dock leveller and insulated cladding
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Rack & Pinion Mech, PH55 in Growing area open weave (fire protective), PH77 open weave (fire protective) in packing area and corridor areas


Westhaven School – view gallery

Area: 155m2
Use: Environmental Studies Glasshouse
Year Completed: 2009
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 3.2m Bays on 6.4m Lattice, 4.0m Sections, 3.3m Post Height
Heating: Air Heaters, controlled by Sirius computer
Roof Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech, Bonar Phormium PH 55 Flame protect cloth. Vertical screens PHL 55
Benching: Static benching throughout + misting/prop benches
Irrigation: Automatic “Leaky pipe” on all benches, plus mist propagation unit
Electrics: heating, screens, irrigation, vents, lighting & sockets.
Computer: Bridge Sirius GC computers


Bridge Farm Nurseries 500 kW Biomass Boiler Installation – view gallery

Year Completed: 2008
Heating: Piping in of 500kw Biomass boiler plant, transport main & expansion system.
Electrics: Biomass boiler,heating plant & access lighting.


Double H Nurseries – view gallery

Area: 16,310 m2 (~ 4.0 Acres)
Use: Orchid Production
Year Completed: 2008
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 4.27m Bays on 12.8m Lattice, 4.5m Sections, 5.0m Post Height
Heating: Hot Water, Under Bench, and High Level pipes.
Roof Screens: Double Horizontal Roof Screen, Pullwire Mech, With Top Cloth Bonar Phormium PH Super flame protect energy screen, and bottom cloth PH 95 Flame protect shade screen. Vertical screens PHL White
Computer: Full environmental control system


Chester Zoo Butterfly House – view gallery

Area: 471 m2
Use: Butterfy House
Year Completed: 2008
Greenhouse Structure: BS6399, 9.8m widespan, Aluminium gutters, continous vents, 16mm polycarbonate.
Heating: Hot water, perimeter finned pipes, air curtain heaters and radiator system.
Screens: Roll tube screen with ILS60 revolux (fire retardant). fixed meshing in front of roll tube screen & vents to protect butterflies.
Electrics: heating, screens, vents, lighting & sockets.
Control: Full enviromental control system.


University of Wales, Bangor – view gallery

Area: 290 m2
Use: Research & Study
Year Completed: 2008
Greenhouse Structure: BS6399, Venlo, aluminium gutters, 3.2m bays, 9.6m lattice, 3m sections, 3.7m post height.
Heating: Hot water, perimeter & under bench finned pipes.
Screens: Horizontal roof screen, pullwire mech, PH66 Flame protect cloth.
Benching: static & mobile throughout.
Electrics: heating, screens vents, lighting & sockets
Control: Full enviromental control system.


Bell Brothers Nurseries 2000 kW Biomass Boiler Installation – view gallery

Area: 3465 m2
Year Completed: 2008
Heating:hot water, high level pipes to existing 3465m2 widespan house. Piping in of 2000 kW Biomass boiler plant, transport main & expansion sysem
Electrics: Biomass boiler plant & heating.


Laverstoke Park Biomass Boiler Installation

Year Completed: 2008
Heating: Piping in 1,500kW Biomass boiler plant & installation of transport mains.
Control System: Biomass boiler plant control stystem installation.


Hillbrothers Chichester – view gallery

Area: 7,200m2 (~ 1.8 Acres)
Use: Pot Plant Production
Year Completed: 2007
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 3.2m Bays on 12.8m Lattice, 4.5m Sections, 5.0m Post Height, Insulated panelling for office and work area.
Heating: Hot Water, Under-floor heating + High Level pipes.


The Secret Garden

Area: 346 m2 (~ 0.1 Acres)
Use: Garden Centre
Year Completed: 2006
Greenhouse Structure: Widespan, 9.6m Span, 4.0m Sections, 3m Post Height
Heating: Air Heaters
Screens: Horizontal Roof Sreen, Pullwire Mech, With XLS Revolux 17 F (fire retardant)
Electrics: Access lighting throughout, all heating, screens, greenhouse controls.
Computer: Full environmental control system


L F Geater & Son 1500 kW Biomass Straw Fired Boiler Installation – view gallery

Year Completed: 2006
Heating: Installation of 1500 kW Biomass straw fired boiler plant, transport main & expansion system, installation of heat store


Lastglade Ltd

Area: 31,000 m2 (~ 3.9 Acres)
Use: Tomato Production
Year Completed: 2004/2005
Glasshouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, “Turned Round Greenhouse (Lattice under gutter)”, 4.0m Bays, 9m Sections, 4.5m Post Height
Heating: Hot Water, Pipe Rail Heating, with Lowgrade Grow Pipes
Screens: Horizontal Roof Sreen, Pullwire Mech, With Bonar Phormium PH 15 Cloth


Hornsfield Nursery

Area: 24,206 m2 (~ 6.0 Acres)
Use: Tomato Production
Year Completed: 2005
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 4.0m Bays, 8.0m Lattice, 4.5m Sections, 4.5m Post Height
Heating: Hot Water, Pipe Rail Heating, with Lowgrade Grow Pipes


Bridgwater College – view gallery

Area: 1,088 m2 (~ 0.27 Acres)
Use: Research and Study
Year Completed: 2005/2006
Greenhouse Structure: Widespan, 8.0m Spans, 4.0m Sections, 2.7m Post Height
Heating: Hot Water, High level pipes
Screens: Horizontal Roof Sreen, Rack & Pinion Mech, With XLS Revolux 17 F (fire retardant)
Electrics: Access lighting throughout, all heating, screens, greenhouse controls.
Computer: Full environmental control system


Cleangro

Heating: 2,270kg/h – Steam Boiler Installation – 2005


Roundstone Nurseries

Area: 10,791 m2 (~ 2.67 Acres)
Use: Bedding Plants
Year Completed: 2005
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, 3.2m Bays, 9.6m & 12.8m Lattice, 4.0m Sections, 4.2m – 3.5m Post Height
Heating: Hot Water, Under Bench Pipes + High Level Pipes
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Rack & Pinion Mech, With XLS 17F Firebreak Cloth + Roll Screens between Purlins with LS Hortiroll A/W/G Cloth + Twin Roll Screen with LS Hortiroll A/W/G Cloth


Premier Herbs

Area: 4545 m2 (~ 1.1 Acres)
Use: Herb Production
Year Completed: 2004
Greenhouse Structure: Venlo, Aluminium Gutter, 4.0m Bays, 8.0m & 12.0m Lattice, 4.0m Sections, 4.2m Post height
Heating: Hot Water, Under Bench Pipes + High Level Pipes
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Rack & Pinion Mech, XLS 17F Firebreak Cloth + Roll Screens between Purlins with PHL White Cloth + Twin Roll Screen with PHL White Cloth
Container Benching: Aluminium Containers, Ebb & flood, Transport Lines


Palmstead Nursery – view gallery

Area: 10,442 m2 (~ 2.6 Acres)
Use: Nursery Stock
Year Completed: 2005
Greenhouse Structure: Second Hand Venlo Greenhouse, Steel Gutters, 3.2m Bays, 9.6m Lattice, 4.0m Sections, 4.0m – 5.0m Post Height
Screens: Horizontal Roof Screen, Rack & Pinion Mech, With XLS 17F Firebreak Cloth


Old Barn Nursery

Area: 768 m2 (~ 0.19 Acres)
Use: Extension to Garden Centre Building
Year Completed: 2005
Greenhouse Structure: 12.8m Widespan, Hipped Ends, 3.9m Post Height, Steel Gutters