SITE VISIT | 100 Embankment
Ask and its construction partner Bam are well under way delivering the sister office to 101 Embankment, adding 166,000 sq ft of offices to Manchester’s booming market. Place North West visited the site with the developer to see how work is progressing.
SITE VISIT | Ask hands over No8 First Street
Nearly 15 months after its original completion date, Ask is putting the finishing touches to No8 First Street. Place North West toured the site to see how the troubled build has finally resulted in Manchester’s newest large-scale office development.
SITE VISIT | Conwy Council HQ with Muse
Conwy Council, Muse, and Bowmer & Kirkland have completed a flagship headquarters in Colwyn Bay in what is said to be the largest development of its type in North Wales. Place North West took a tour of the building with development manager Muse and the council to find out why it will be a “game-changer” for Conwy.
SITE VISIT | Exploring Ancoats’ residential boom
Manchester’s Ancoats is undergoing a residential-led boom with developer Manchester Life at the forefront. Eric Wright Group has secured a contract haul of nearly £120m to deliver some of these projects: Place North West took a tour of the area with managing director John Wilson to see the emerging and completed schemes first hand.
SITE VISIT | UCLan’s Engineering Innovation Centre
UCLan’s Engineering Innovation Centre is one of the university’s flagship developments and will deliver a major hub for training in a wide range of engineering disciplines. Place North West visited the site to see how contactor Bam is progressing ahead of a 2019 completion.
SITE VISIT | Moss Side Leisure Centre with ISG
Moss Side’s ageing leisure centre is currently undergoing an extensive overhaul with contractor ISG set to complete in November this year. Place North West visited the site to see how the centre is being fully refurbished to provide modern facilities for the local area.
SITE VISIT | Warrington’s Time Square
Warrington’s Time Square, set to complete in early 2020, will deliver an office for the council, a cinema, leisure, retail, extensive public realm, and a market. Working with contractor Vinci, Muse Developments is delivering a project it hopes will be transformational for the town.