Case Study

Islington Square

Islington Square

Design and build 371 new apartments, retail units, leisure centre, cinema

Brief

Islington Square comprises of 371 mixed use apartments constructed within two new RC frame buildings and a redeveloped Victorian Royal Mail sorting office, of which the external facade has been kept and restored.  Within the development there will be a number of cinema lounges, endless swimming pools installed to the roof of the penthouse apartments, leisure centre and gym and number of restaurants and retail units.  There are also 108 serviced apartments along with a number of intermediate, affordable and private apartments.

All of which is to achieve BREAM “Excellent” standard.

Scope of Servies

  • Heating and hot water from a communal system utilises ground sourced water and heat pumps to provide a modern, sustainable energy solution
  • Electrical and mechanical infrastructure to supply 371 new apartments, retail units, leisure centre and cinema
  • Onsite Energy Centre with 2no. 800kW boilers, CHP, Cold water storage, Sprinkler plant
  • District heating serving all private apartment HIUs
  • Under floor heating within all private apartments
  • Intelligent lighting control to all private apartments
  • Energy efficient led lighting
  • Environmentally led design
  • Full site wide concierge access control
  • Super fast fibre optic to every apartment

Location: Islington, London

Client: Galliards Homes

Contract Value: £24 Million

Programme: 20 Months

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