Colliers Park Development

Design and Build scheme to provide off-pitch accomodation and support facilities including activation areas, learning suites and changing facilities, in addition to two top quality grass pitches and a FIFA quality 3G pitch. 

Contract:   JCT D&B 2016
Value:          £2,700,000
Duration:   39 weeks


MODERN FACILITIES - Delivered through a JCT D&B contract with early engagement of key supply parnters, Read worked in partnership with the Football Assocation of Wales, Glyndŵr University and Lawray Architects to deliver this prestigious project at Colliers Park, Gresford. Colliers Park is the new elite football training facility that refurbished an existing outdated facility and married it with a substantial modern extension comprising, dedicated player zone, analysis rooms, impressive changing rooms and state of the art medical facilities, coaching suites and gymnasium.

DIGITAL CONSTRUCTION - We deployed drone technologies and imagery to produce site wide 3D modelled progress updates and cut / fill volume calculations. The information was shared with our supply chain, design and client teams to improve transparency of progress reporting and cost data. 

The centre further benefits Welsh football nationally and locally by delivering accessible and high-class training facilities for talented young players and the wider football workforce in North Wales. 

The training facility includes: 

  • two top quality grass pitches;
  • a FIFA quality 3G pitch;
  • in addition to, off pitch support facilities including activation areas, learning suites and changing facilities. 


Construction Starts on New National Football Development Centre

August 23rd 20181/1

The Football Association of Wales were joined by principal project partners and supporters at the Colliers Park site to mark the start of construction for the new National Football Development Centre in Wrexham, North Wales.  The new National...

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