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The winners of the 2015 BCSC Gold Awards winners were revealed and we are delighted three of our project have won in three different categories. This is out of the six retail projects we were shortlisted for.

The BCSC Annual Dinner and Presentation of the Gold Awards is one of the annual highlights of the industry calendar. The Gold Awards are the leading awards recognising achievement within the retail property industry. The Gold’s benchmark the industry’s continuing commitment to the improvement in quality of the built environment and celebrate the most creative and innovative, showcasing work over the past year and bringing together retail industry elite. Below are the three winning retail projects

Scheme: The Corn Exchange, Manchester
Category: Catering and Leisure Destination, Winner
Developer/Owner/Architect: Queensberry Real Estate; Aviva Investors; 5Plus Architects
Cundall services: Building services engineering
Description: Refurbishment of a Grade II listed building to become Manchester’s top dining destination with £12m refurbishment of retail and restaurants and £13m boutique hotel under the same roof.

Scheme: Clayton Square Shopping Centre
Category: Refurbishment and/or Extension (under £5m), Winner
Developer/Owner/Architect: The Hark Group; Infrared Capital Markets; Benoy
Cundall services: Building services engineering, Light4, Structural
Description: A major retail refurbishment project on a live site throughout the whole scheme to create an open space arcade exposing the original vaulted roof, providing a true feature of the building and revitalise the retail space for restaurant, gym and a supermarket.

Scheme: Intu Eldon Square – Mall Refreshment
Category: Refurbishment and/or Extension (over £5m), Winner
Developer/Owner/Architect: Intu Properties PLC; Leslie Jones Architects
Cundall services: Building services, civil, structural and geotechnical engineering, lighting design, transportation and vertical transportation
Description: This project included a complete revitalisation of the premier shopping destination. Cundall is also involved in Intu Bromley shortlisted in the refurbishment and extension category under £5m and Intu Victoria shortlisted in the refurbishment and extension category over £5m.

Stephen Maddocks, Building Services Partner commented, “We are delighted that six of our projects have been shortlisted for BCSC Gold Awards this year and 3 declared winners. We would like to congratulate all of the winners and the shortlisted projects and thank our staff who worked on these significant projects in the retail sector for their commitment and dedication.”

Gary Rollison, Structural Partner commented, “Six retail schemes shortlisted and three great winners – what an achievement which shows Cundall strengths in the retail sector.”

To find out more about the winners of 2015 BCSC Gold Awards, click here.


03 Dec 2015

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