Design & Build The Rocket

Currently under constructing the Rocket is a beautifully designed six storey iconic building which overlooks the world famous Fistral Beach in Newquay. The Rocket consists of just eight beautifully designed luxury apartments which incorporate a wonderful blend of natural materials coming together in a contemporary design providing us with an opportunity to showcase 3MS and our highly skilled workforce at its best.

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3MS are the appointed as design and build contractor for this prestigious development. The building structure comprises a cast insitu reinforced concrete frame with substantially clear span flat slabs. The external elevations incorporate highly insulated external wall panels with extensive areas of glazing. The roof structure is steel framed with a flying canopy providing both architectural form and solar shade to the penthouse apartment. All units have private external balcony or terrace areas with frameless structural glass edge guarding. The Rocket has a locally unique curved footprint adding to the architectural statement and complexity of the building process. The building comprises modern architectural finishes in the form of structural glazing, render systems, cedar boarded relief and is grounded with natural local stone. 3MS are responsible for both the construction and full design liaison with the clients, architects and structural engineering consultants, including monthly design review meetings to ensure we deliver both the client and architects vision.