Briggs and Forrester secures contract for iconic Southwark development | Briggs & Forrester

Briggs and Forrester secures contract for iconic Southwark development

Briggs and Forrester MEP Ltd is pleased to announce that it has secured the contract to provide the installation of mechanical, electrical and public health services for the iconic, One Blackfriars by St George.

One Blackfriars will be a mixed-use development, comprising 273 new homes, across 50 floors in a 170m tower with 14,000 sq ft of retail space and a boutique style hotel. Situated at the heart of the South Bank, One Blackfriars creates a new gateway to the historic borough of Southwark, an area that offers a fascinating blend of the capital’s rich heritage and contemporary exuberance.

Briggs and Forrester MEP Managing Director, Duncan Benedetti said that we are delighted to continue our successful working partnership with St George, established through the delivery of the recently completed The Tower, One St George Wharf in Vauxhall. We now look forward to providing services for One Blackfriars, a new landmark building on London’s skyline.

The development has brought together world class designers in interior design, landscaping and lighting to create a global landmark and the capitals most fashionable address. Creating a new focus on the banks of the River Thames among the famous landmarks with views from the east sweeping over the Shard, the dome of St Pauls and The Gherkin and west the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye.

Briggs & Forrester will provide full building services installation for One Blackfriars, including air conditioning, water services, drainage, small power, lighting, audio visual, underfloor heating, access control and ventilation to the new homes contained within the tower. The design encompasses up to date design technologies and will provide low carbon sustainable living at the heart of the capital.