Projects // Commercial // Vaux 2, Sunderland

PROJECT: Vaux Sunderland

LOCATION: Sunderland

SECTOR: Commercial

STATUS: Design and Procurement

END CLIENT/DEVELOPER: Sunderland City Council

MAIN CONTRACTOR: Bowmer+Kirkland

MEP VALUE: £8.2M

 

SCOPE OF WORKS:

Construction of a highly energy efficient civic building for Sunderland City Council on the former Vaux Brewery site.

The landmark development, comprised of two buildings (four and six-storeys) connected by full height glass atrium, will replace the council’s current headquarters creating a modern and more cost- efficient base for 1200 employees.

The buildings will also house other public sector partners, including the Mayor’s office, Coroner’s office, Gentoo and Middlesbrough College.

KEY POINTS:

  • Highly serviced building
  • MEP services designed to meet the needs of multiple service providers
  • Exposed services requiring an outstanding finish