Construction Works 4 November to 18 November

4 November to 18 November

  • Soft strip / Demolition to all floors internally
  • Demolition of existing Flat roof structures
  • Press mouldings of the existing Hall cornice detailing being taken
  • Careful removal of the Hall ceiling
  • Asbestos removal
  • Forming new structural openings and installing temporary works supports on all floors
  • Enabling works for the crane on the South terrace
  • Internal scaffold crash deck within library to facilitate roof demolition
  • Demolition of existing slab and adjacent walls to facilitate the formation of a new lift pit in the north façade lightwell
  • Installing concrete supports for new structural steelwork above hall
  • Installation of final banner sections (9 November 2019)

Construction Noise

Location Description of the Works Noise Level

Roof – Flat Roof
4-18 November 2019

The removal of the flat roof structure to allow new structural steel to be installed, North East Corner


Ground Floor – Gents WC
4-18 November 2019

Demolition of Small Masonry Staircase down to Low Level, North


Basement – Lightwell
4-18 November 2019

Demolition works in the lightwell to facilitate the construction of a new lift shaft, North East Corner


Mitigation Measures

  • Installation of Noise Reducing Acoustic Blankets:
    • At door openings
    • At all windows locations
    • Above the works in the lightwell
  • Works to be undertaken during Noisy Hours only
  • Hand tools will be used to demolish the walls, as far as reasonably

We're Building Something New

Please take a look at this short video to hear the rationale behind the project and see some of its design features

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Contact Us

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SRM Special Projects Site Team offices are located within the Inn’s former Treasury Office, with access from the South Terrace where Reception Entrance signage can be found on the hoarding to assist. Please press the bell to attract attention.

Site working hours will be from:

8.00am - 6.00pm Monday-Friday
9.00am - 2.00pm Saturday

John Walker

Project Manager, SRM Special Projects

John Walker

Project Manager, SRM Special Projects

John Walker

Project Manager, SRM Special Projects


The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Treasury Office,

London EC4Y 7HL


020 7797 8208