Award winning BREEAM Excellent development of a commercial energy carrier Headquarters building. The collaborative contract delivered the first Zero carbon building in North Wales.
AWARD WINNING - Robust detailing and right first time quality delivered throughout all work packages ensured that the airtightness testing was achieved first time at a test result of 2.65m3/hr.m2. Combined with the sustainably resourced glulam timber frame and timber SIPs panel wall and roof construction, the building won LABC All Wales award for Best Sustainable Development.
LOCAL SOURCING - The sustainable criteria of the development was supported through the BREEAM excellent rating, which was delivered by ensuring considerate best practice site management. The delivery of 80% of the value by Local supply chain members within 15 miles of the project demonstrated the effectiveness of Read's robust supply chain management processes.
Constructing our new Head Office was clearly always going to be the focus of attention, both during and post build. Thanks to the support of the Read team, our requirements as a Client have been exceeded. Read is a business with a clear focus on the Customer, excellent values, resources and a pleasure to do business with. It's good to be part of an Award winning team. If I am challenged with a construction project...
James Hennie - Project Manager West Coast Energy1/1Read full testimonial