Mecserve was appointed to assist with the fit-out of 261,500 ft² of accommodation at St Magnus House, the headquarters to Clarksons, a world leader in shipping services.
They undertook the full design & coordination of both the mechanical and electrical services through to completion of the project.
Work comprised partial cellularisation of the offices, main IT equipment room and open-plan space. The seventh floor comprised specialist areas, including high profile meeting rooms, kitchen and restaurant facilities.
The mechanical works comprised provision of a new four-pipe fan coil system to the areas served from existing landlord's plant together with VRV heat pumps serving the management and post room. Fresh/exhaust air supply and extract systems were provided in the new kitchen & restaurant.
The electrical works comprised new standby power systems which included generators, UPS equipment, under-floor and desk power distribution. New decorative lighting and control systems, fire detection and alarms and security systems were provided throughout the space (including high sensitivity smoke detection to the communications equipment room).
Architect: Forme Partnership
Project Manager/Quantity Surveyor: Stace
Structural Engineer: Waterman Partnership
Services provided by Mecserve: Building services engineering and an overseeing role for the client
Project Imagery: © Gareth Gardner