Shortlisted for the AJ Retrofit Award for Offices of 5,000-10,000m2
MEP & Sustainability
Great Western Studios is a 60,000ft2 facility on the bank of the Union Canal – one of London’s best enterprise spaces and home to more than 300 creative industry practitioners.
The individual studio spaces range in size from 250ft2 plus. All of the studios have dedicated heating and ventilation and superfast broadband with access to a central atrium, communal garden and courtyard.
TÜV SÜD provided full Mechanical, Electrical, Public Health and Sustainability building services for a two storey extension to the existing building overlooking the Westway, creating dozens of new studios and a new café space. Modifications were also carried out to the existing cooling, power and lighting. Additional works agreed to include Energy Strategy, Overheating Study, 4th Floor Design, Central Plant Feasibility, Incoming Electrical supply and construction stage.
In addition to a feasibility study looking in to the possibility of using centralised plant in lieu of multiple split units.