Imtech to Engineer New Episode at BBC TV Centre
Imtech has been awarded a £22m contract to deliver building services at the former BBC Television Centre in London’s White City by developers of the iconic building, Stanhope plc. Mace are the construction managers.
The team from Imtech have recently commenced pre-construction works on the mechanical and electrical infrastructure and fit-out elements of block ‘C’ which contains 259 apartments. The main installation will begin this summer in the ‘Crescent’, a residential area of the development that will afford its’ residents stunning views over Hammersmith Park.
‘Our team will work with the project stakeholders to deliver added value during pre-construction’ commented Martin McEvoy, Managing Director, Imtech Engineering Services London & South ‘This will include identifying areas where our off-site manufacturing experience can be utilised to minimise on-site installation resource and predict more accurate installation times.’
Once completed the new Television Centre will be a mixed-use development providing 950 new homes, 500,000 sq. ft. of Grade A offices, along with restaurants, a hotel, cinema and television studios.