Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have secured a design and build contract with Marcus Worthington Construction on the £70 million, One Two Five Deansgate development in the heart of Manchester.
One Two Five Deansgate is conveniently located in the city centre with easy access to the Central Business District, Civic Quarter and Spinningfields. Designed by Glen Howells Architects, the 116,000 square foot, 12 storey structure will rise above Manchester’s skyline.
It will feature internal column free floorplates, floor to ceiling glazing, lifts, secure basement parking, cycle storage and shower and locker facilities. The building will be finished to the highest specification, aiming to achieve a BREEAM rating of ‘Excellent’.
Martin Broughton, Regional Director for Engineering Services said: "Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services are delighted to be working with Marcus Worthington Construction on this vast, prestigious city centre project. We have aligned our resources to form a collaborative and dynamic project team, laying the foundations for a long standing mutually-beneficial partnership.”
Briggs & Forrester are due to start on site at the project in May 2018.
Image credit: Glen Howells Architects