We’ve been fortunate to work with many valued clients over the years, here’s what some have to say about working with us.
“Thank goodness we were working with Base Structures. They have an incredible ability to deliver complex projects under duress and extreme timescales. Their collaborative approach and innovative thinking was outstanding, and their approach to safety on such a difficult project was second to none. I wouldn’t hesitate to work with Base again – they are a trusted partner and worked seamlessly with us throughout.”
Matthew Birchall, Director, Sports and Lightweight Structures, Buro Happold
“We were extremely impressed by the ingenious problem solving methods of work that were employed by Base. The hard work ethic is also very prevalent within Base’s organisation from Director level right through the work force.”
Jon Clayden, Senior Construction Manager, ISG on Up at The O2
“We have worked with other fabric contractors over the years. Frankly, Base has shown an altogether higher level of service and professionalism.”
Alan Howatson, Barr Construction on the London 2012 games
"Working with Base was an extremely positive experience – their in-depth knowledge, helpfulness, creativity, problem solving attitude and commitment to quality was notably stronger than other providers and ultimately that means a better end result. We wouldn’t hesitate to work with Base again and can’t recommend them more highly."
Klavs Bech, Flexcover on the Fynshav School project, Denmark
“It has been a pleasure to work with Base Structures on the J.S. Bach Chamber Music Hall. They have a positive attitude and flexible approach towards challenging proposals. Their creativity, breadth of experience, and attention to detail were invaluable to the success of the project.”
Melodie Leung and Gerhild Orthacker, Zaha Hadid Architects
“We found that Base were continually proactive in their attitude to the works. They overcame hurdles without complaint and were a pleasure to work with.”
Tim Pagram, Mero
“It was refreshing to work with a straight-talking provider with a wealth of knowledge and experience. At WWT we like to develop an honest working relationship with our providers and our choice of Base Structures reflected this philosophy.”
Simon Rose, Wetlands Wildfowl Trust
"No matter how complex and challenging the design, Base has always done what was required on time with as few issues as possible, exactly to brief. These guys are the masters in tensile creations – we’re yet to find something they can’t achieve."
Jack Thompson, Technical Director, Manchester International Festival
"I would highly recommend Base. The Bezier project was a success for all concerned. Base were a pleasure to work with. Always helpful. No politics or mind games. Just straight-talking advice, which you know is backed by years’ of experience."
Jon Thompson, Tudorvale Properties
"Aside from their extensive knowledge, they’re helpful, proactive and positive. With Base you can be 100% confident that your project is in good hands."
Garry McNeice, Beck Interiors – Leeds City Museum
“The MSCP Cardiff project was a pretty challenging brief. With Base we had the combined strengths of creative flair, rigorous design and a meticulous build quality that ultimately meant a higher performing end product for the client.”
Stewart Bishop, McAlpine on the MSCP Cardiff project
"A partner who operates with the same level of integrity, is a partner you can 100% rely on. That partner is Base Structures."
Glyn Martin, Marshalls Urban Structures
"Base were simply outstanding on every level. The 02 project was a great success. The team was very creative, productive and the whole process was hassle free – a breath of fresh air."
Peter Barnett, MC2 Ltd on the O2 project
"Cutty Sark Pavilion was a complex project delivered with style by Base. Despite extremely tight timescales and highly complicated designs, your team delivered under extraordinary pressure with incredible results. Thank you so much."
Simon Beames, YOUMEHESHE on the Cutty Sark project
"I’ve worked with Base on several projects now; the Liverpool Arena and the Basketball Arena for the London 2012 games. Working on high profile projects, you need to know you’re working with the best and most innovative talent in the industry – cue Base Structures. We place great importance on the initial concept designs and form finding and Base has delivered in spades at every opportunity."
Sam Wright, Wilkinson Eyre Architects on the Liverpool Arena and London 2012 games projects
"Often in construction it’s the smallest things that have the biggest impact – you can’t underestimate the value of good communication when working with multiple parties. Thankfully Base kept us well informed throughout the entire process from design right through to installation – just another detail that makes Base a pleasure to work with."
Jon Paull, Structural Engineer, Arup on the Llangollen project
“Base goes above and beyond to do a good quality job, really taking pride in their work. They are a very friendly and helpful group of people and it is always a pleasure to work with them.”
Jo Smith, Fabric Structures Engineer, Buro Happold on the St Barts project
“TEXO is already one of the most versatile systems in the market. Yet Base has found another use for it! The roof at Samworth Academy looks truly spectacular and Base’ high standard of design and professionalism has shone through again.”
John Santy, Managing Director, TEXO (UK)
“Thankfully this country has architects like Scott Brownrigg and talent like Base Structures – for without their design skills, this country would not be in one of the more dominant positions in world architecture, that it is."
Matt Williams-Hill, Director, NORKA UK on the MSCP Car Park
“We are delighted with the multi-coloured transformation of our Millbank Facade. We were all very impressed by your professionalism. I know it was a challenge and greatly appreciate your creative and technical expertise in getting the best possible result.”
Judith Nesbitt, Tate Britain
“The professionalism and safe working practices shown by these operatives was a credit not only to themselves but also your company. The confidence installed in me was welcomed!
In my hectic schedule, this was like a breath of fresh air, I wish more contractors would set their stall out the way in which your team did here. Thank you for a job well done.”
Patrick Reilly, Resident Engineer, Iarnrod Eireann on the Adamstown Railway Station project
"Base comes with our sincere stamp of approval. Throughout the design and build, Base was always on hand to offer advice based on sound experience" Clark Barton, Scott Brownrigg