Cranfield University

Bedford

Design and build installation of 2 combined 1MW air source heat pumps to provide renewable heat

Special Projects

Cranfield University

Special Projects

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The brief

Acting as Principal Contractor, Briggs & Forrester Special Projects completed the installation of air source heat pumps at Cranfield University.

The project saw the full design and build installation of 2 combined 1MW air source heat pumps to provide renewable heat to the University’s campus heating system along with the installation of power supplies, a BMS system and interconnecting pipework from the pumps to the main district heating.

Project summary...

Service value

£766k

Contract period

16 weeks

Consultant

Briggs & Forrester Special Projects

Client

Cranfield University

What we did for this project...

We have a fully integrated design and build capability across the group, including 3D coordination and Building Information Modelling. By developing the design and being fully involved in the early stages of a project, we can provide timely design solutions and verification.

The group provides a range of specialist skills encompassing engineering, design, installation, and maintenance. The combined experience, knowledge and expertise of all five divisions enables the group to develop and implement fully-integrated solutions for some of the most complex and demanding mechanical, electrical and public health engineering installations.

We guarantee a smooth handover transition with the project team remaining the main point of contact, the development of commissioning and training plan and regular visits from our team in the months after practical completion.

We offer the design, installation and commissioning of the full range of mechanical and electrical building services, providing turn-key solutions including buildersworks, groundworks, specialist finishes.

Our principal contracting capability has been developed in response to increasing demand from clients with projects requiring highly serviced refurbishment, critical plant replacement, infrastructure and fit-out works.

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