Location Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Services Building services engineering and sustainable design
Client Goldbeck Construction
Architect Goldbeck Construction
+44 (0)121 262 2720
Goldbeck Construction was appointed to design and build two large industrial developments: one in Milton Keynes and one in Thatcham. These developments included a number of industrial warehouses with offices of varying size.
Goldbeck Construction’s aspiration for the project was to deliver modern industrial units combining architectural requirements with energy-efficient, flexible and economic design solutions. Focusing on these design principles, Cundall provided the full building services and sustainable design for the office elements and provided internal and emergency lighting for the industrial units and external lighting for the site.
In order to minimise operational costs for future tenants and thus enhance the lettability of the properties, the design included a number of water and energy efficiency measures. A rainwater harvesting system for toilet flushing, and renewable energy measures, such as the solar hot water panels and biomass boilers, were incorporated within some of the units.
Cundall’s specialist sustainability team provided TAS modelling to demonstrate that the natural ventilation designs would be comfortable in summer, and that the renewable energy systems contributed to saving 8,000kg of CO2 per annum.
The new 30,000m2 manufacturing facility for BAE Systems sees the replacement of the existing First World War facility to provide employees with a modern, safer, highly automated, energy-efficient and flexible place of work.
Cundall provided M&E and process engineering services for Motorola’s mobile phone manufacturing plant, creating the interior environment for Phase 1.
Cundall was appointed to provide multi-disciplinary engineering design consultancy for the construction of a new industrial print works and warehousing facility for Reed Print.
Cundall's engineering consultancy services cover the entire life cycle of any building project. Clients find our ‘total solutions’ approach saves them time, money and effort.
We will add value to your project by opening our minds, exchanging ideas and thinking creatively.
Cundall's expertise extends to all major markets, so we have a deep understanding of the specific issues, constraints and opportunities facing our clients' market sectors.
Our team of creative engineers draw on our accumulated knowledge to devise the best possible solutions for your project in a fully integrated and cost-effective way.
Established in the UK 40 years ago, Cundall has developed into an international multi-disciplinary consultancy operating from over 20 locations across the globe.