Client DP World

Main Contractor Readie Construction

Sector Industrial/Commercial

Services Mechanical & Electrical

Contract Value £1.7M

Programme 21 weeks

Location Stanford-le-Hope, Essex

PROJECT OVERVIEW

DP World Plot 4030 offers a multi-floor office and warehouse space amongst others of its kind in the London Gateway Logistics Park, Essex. Pentalec was appointed to deliver mechanical, electrical, and public health services for a Design and Build contract across three floors of a commercial office space in partnership with Readie Construction.

 

SCOPE OF WORKS

  • Enabling works including VESDA system modifications
  • VRF system throughout comprising of 50 indoor cassette units
  • Fresh air ventilation system using 2x Swegon Air Handling Units
  • Boosted water system and aboveground drainage to all new WCs, Sinks and Showers
  • Supply and installation of all Sanitaryware
  • New 800A extension to the Main LV panel
  • Supply and installation of LV distribution consisting of split metered distribution boards for small power, lighting, and mechanical plant distribution boards
  • General lighting comprising of 400x LED panels, 200x recessed downlights and suspended luminaires for the main office areas, with daylight dimming and presence controls
  • Fire Alarm, Disabled Refuge and Disabled WC Systems
  • Witnessing, Testing and Commissioning of all Services and Systems

 

CHALLENGES

  • Challenging procurement due to several long lead-in items
  • The ventilation design was more complex than anticipated
  • Evening and weekend shifts to deliver the fast-track programme

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Multi-stakeholder engagement and coordination
  • A successful completion of our first project with Readie Construction and the first to be delivered in partnership with AWA Building Services Consultants
  • DP World Plot 4030 stands as our biggest mechanical and electrical project to date

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