Case study

Location: 4 Grey Coat Place, Westminster

Client: Alchemi

Main contractor: Paragon

Contract value: £2.5M

Programme: 56 weeks

Westminster Fire Station


M&E installation to 18 high-end apartments split across two blocks, consisting of 10 new builds, 7 refurbishments of the existing Grade II listed old fire station, and 1 refurbishment of an existing tenant’s apartment. Also part of the project was a complete M&E installation to the infrastructure serving both blocks and sub-basement. Future provision has been left for a commercial unit.

Scope of services

  • Full M&E installation to 18 apartments.
  • Full M&E infrastructure installation across two blocks.
  • New switch room and sub-mains cabling.
  • Wet system underfloor heating to all apartments.
  • Full SVP/RWP installation.
  • Gas installation.
  • New water supply.
  • VRF installation to apartments with roof mounted condensers.
  • Smoke extract system.
  • Ventilation systems inclusive of fire rated ductwork.
  • Dry-riser installation.
  • Basement mounted boilers feeding HIUs within apartments.
  • LTHW/CHW throughout.
  • Disabled refuge system.
  • Fire alarm system throughout.
  • Photovoltaic array to roof.
  • Lighting control system to communal areas.
  • Individual apartment home automation systems.
  • TV/IRS system installation.
  • Apartment intruder alarm installation.
  • Access control system throughout.
  • CCTV system.
  • BT installation inclusive of apartment wi-fi system.
  • Energy efficient LED lighting throughout.

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