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Oldham Youth Zone - DR Climbing Walls

Oldham Youth Zone

19th October 2011

Manufacture has now started on our climbing wall designed for Oldham Youth Zone, a new build being developed by the charity OnSide, set up to develop a network of youth centres across the North West.

This is our second wall designed for OnSide and is a mixture of plywood and fibreglass freeform. It has a variety of angles including a slab section, stepped overhang and a steep exciting overhang as well as a section of rock-like freeform wall.

This project is due to be installed in the first week of November.

Further information on the Oldham Youth Zone project can be found HERE

Health and Wellbeing Centre - DR Climbing Walls

Health and Wellbeing Centre

10th October 2011

A multifaceted climbing wall is now being installed at a new leisure centre in Newcastle under Lyme. The climbing wall incorporates 8 individual climbing lines and a small bouldering cave.

With a wide range of angles varying form slabs to overhangs this wall caters for all ages and abilities.

More information about Bradford Culture Fusion can be found HERE

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Culture Fusion - DR Climbing Walls

Culture Fusion

15th September 2011

Our climbing wall at the Culture Fusion project in Bradford has been completed! Located in the Atrium at the entrance of the building, the wall is certain to attract attention with its striking bright orange colour!

We are looking forward to the completion of the rest of the building so that the users can enjoy their new climbing wall!

More information about Bradford Culture Fusion can be found HERE

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Hothersall Lodge - DR Climbing Walls

Hothersall Lodge

6th September 2011

Hothersall Lodge is nearing completion! A site visit this week was an opportunity to discuss finalities. Finishing touches to the ramp are being added and fossils are now in place in the cave. The heavily featured freeform walls look great! It's exciting times at Hothersall Lodge!

For more information on Hothersall Lodge please visit the Lancashire County Council website HERE

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Mid Cheshire College - DR Climbing Walls

Mid Cheshire College

31st August 2011

Training has finished for the use and safe climbing practice of the new climbing wall at Mid Cheshire College. Our freeform bouldering wall was installed in late May/early June earlier this year, making excellent use of a small courtyard.

Happy climbing Mid Cheshire College!

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Oaklands School - DR Climbing Walls

Oaklands School

30th August 2011

Installation of our climbing wall at Oaklands School in Tower Hamlets, London is now finished. It is a great example of a climbing wall well suited for schools, suitable for both GCSE and NICAS qualifications.

The modern multifaceted design ensures students will be motivated to learn a new skill and continued to be challenged as their ability progresses.

The team here at DR wish Oaklands school and the community it serves a fun filled future using their new climbing wall!

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Harpurhey Youth Zone - DR Climbing Walls

Harpurhey Youth Zone

27th August 2011

Installation of our climbing wall for Harpurhey Youth Zone in Manchester is finished; however, it won't be available for use for a while as the rest of the site is still under construction. Until then, here's a sneak peak of the wall in it's last stage of completion.

The wall which is a combination of freeform and multifaceted climbing surfaces will provide inspiring challenges for first time and established climbers using the new Youth Centre.

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Health and Wellbeing - DR Climbing Walls

Health and Wellbeing

10th August 2011

This project is in the final stages of detailed design; members from our design team are working directly with contractors Morgan Sindall to ensure that every aspect of the design is completed to the highest quality. Manufacture is expected to start in the next few days

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Harpurhey Youth Zone - DR Climbing Walls

Harpurhey Youth Zone

8th August 2011

Installation has started of our unique design for Manchester Harpurhay Youth Zone. The design consist of freeform, multifaceted and traditional climbing surfaces that will provide inspiring challenges for first time and established climbers using the new Youth Centre.

During this project we have worked closely with Tolent construction and newly formed charity, OnSide, to ensure the needs of the end user as well as the architect and main contractor are met.

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Oaklands School - DR Climbing Walls

Oaklands School

1st August 2011

Manufacture of the climbing wall for Oaklands School has now started with installation mid-August. This wall is typical of those we have installed into many modern schools, suitable for GCSE and NICAS qualifications.

The modern multifaceted design ensures students will be motivated to learn a new skill and continued to be challenged as their ability progresses.

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Hothersall Lodge - DR Climbing Walls

Hothersall Lodge

27th July 2011

The design team here at DR have been working with Lancaster county council and main contractor Warden Construction to produce a bespoke climbing wall design that is suitable for wheelchair users as well as experienced climbers.

Our design includes - An abseil ramp for wheelchair users, A large slabbed section suitable for disabled climbers, A full height vertical wall with various overhangs, A large cave complex split with various challenging features, Manufacture of the climbing wall is now complete and installation starts today.

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