SystemCAM-C Underfloor supply air, underfloor return air
2008 / 2015 Refurbishment
Five floors of grade A office space in the centre of Manchester
The refurbishment required a fundamental rethink to transform the building in decline, into a modern sought after commercial space.
A new services strategy, using raised access floors and underfloor air distribution allowed the ceilings to be exposed and specific architectural features to be retained, whilst maintaining recommended floor to ceiling heights over the five floors.
Architect – Buttress
Consultant – Troup Bywater & Anders
Developer – Commercial Estates Group
M & E Contractor – Oakwood Air Conditioning
The Weighbridge Building, Marlow
Refurbished in 2000, the underfloor air conditioning system has allowed the historic timber beams to be retained, offering a unique contemporary office space with historical features.Refurbishment
The final project of a series of buildings commissioned by airports developer BAA Lynton and reviewed under the Egan initiative, Endeavour house is a replica of the First Point building at Gatwick airport and of the World Business Centre at Heathrow.New Build
169 Union Street
The four storey red brick building dates back to 1905 and originally served as a Royal Mail sorting office. Underfloor air conditioning was specified to overcome restrictive height limitations common in older stock buildings.Refurbishment
The redevelopment by Helical Barr created 52,000 sq ft speculative office space with underfloor air conditioning allowing flexibility for future division.