Zoo Projects

Zoo Project Details

ARJ associates have worked closely within the in-house Chester Zoo development team, on design and project management of animal buildings, retail, leisure and commercial buildings at Chester Zoo. In conjunction with the Chester Zoo development team, ARJ have build up extensive experience, and expertise in designing economically in a sustainable manner building structures to house Zoo animals, and allow an exhilarating visitor experience in a natural environment. These included:

Realm of the Red Ape: ARJ Associates project managed and provided civil Structural design for this themed building, which was designed in-house by the Chester Zoo development team.  The building incorporated an excellent themed environment for the animals and visitors.

Elephants of theAsianForest: ARJ Associates project managed and provided civil Structural design for this complex project themed internally as an Asian forest. The building works were designed and managed (phased) to minimise impacting elephants’ welfare.

Main Entrance Upgrade: Working in the D&B team of Read Construction ARJ provided civil and structural design to enable Read complete on very tight 6 month programme state of the art buildings and facilities.

Tsavo Rhino House, Tsavo Restaurant, Cedar House and Bridge improvements are amongst many other projects that ARJ associates are proud to have worked with and for The Chester Zoo development team.