Basement Review Draft policy and other measures for public consultation

Comment ID 517
Document Section Basement Review Draft policy and other measures for public consultation 2- Review of the Core Strategy 34.3.76 View all on this section
Respondent Princess di Sirignano View all by this respondent
Response Date 01 Feb 2013
Comment

Engineering & Movements in the Ground

‘Some residential projects can be as large as commercial schemes. For a multi-level deep basement with several floors, the ground movements associated with this are likely to be unacceptably high. In practice ground movements cannot be reduced to zero…and underground construction will always cause some movement in the surrounding areas.’ArupGeotechnics Scoping Study/2008’

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