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Royal Albert Dock | East Ham | £240M
Congratulations to London Development Agency for gaining planning for the official mixed-use development at the site N/O Royal Albert Dock, Millman Road, Beckton, East Ham, London, E16 2FG. This will be a mixed development for business and residential purpose on the site. A project of this scale will be funded by development finance, due to it the rate for a project of this size being minimal.
This project is privately funded, and it has been categorized as a New Build project, which means that it will mainly consist of brand new construction on a previously empty land.
London Development Agency will begin the project in late May 2017, and finish the entire development by late November 2018. The entire project will finish development in 18 months. The entire development will cover a floor area and a site area of 63118 square meters and 14.7 Ha respectively.
10 new structures will be erected as high as 10 storeys on the empty land. The structures will consist of 845 residential units for the residents. The development will also include car parking, gymnasia, sports halls, entertainment centres and various other business ventures. Kudos to the client for earning 4 stars rating from Sustainable Homes, and an Excellent from BREEAM Rating.
London Development Agency is the primary client and the primary developer for the entire project, but they will be joined by several associated developers, such as ABP London (Investment) Limited, Greater London Authority, Stanhope Plc, and Citic Construction.
Farrells Head Office has been assigned the role of the primary architecture firms for the development process. CB Richard Ellis Limited will join the project as the lead planning consultants. Gillespies LLP will act as the lead landscape architect for the development, and they will be joined by WT Partnership (Head Office) who will take on the role of the Quantity Surveyor.
Hilson Moran Partners Head Office and AKT II will offer their consultancy services in the fields of Mech & Elec engineering and structural engineering respectively.
The primary contractor for the entire development will be Multiplex Head Office. Mercury Engineering has won quite a few subcontracts, such as fire protection, heating & ventilation, M & E, plumbing, and security. Mitchellson Formwork & Civil Engineering Limited has also won a notable amount of subcontracts, including groundworks, floors, frame, and stairs. Vital Energi is another one of the companies that won a vast amount of subcontracts, such as fire protection, heating & ventilation, M & E, and plumbing. Astins Limited is the proud contractor for ceiling finishing, interior fitting out, and wall finishing. The subcontractors for floor finishing, and wall finishing. Colman Air Distribution, Weldex, Primetone Builders Limited have won the subcontracts for external walls, plant, and painting & decorating respectively.