Project Award: Eleven York Street, Manchester
Speedclad has secured the contract for the design, supply and installation of the façade on a new high-profile commercial development in central Manchester.
The scheme is in a prime location, occupying a prominent island site in Manchester's central business district. Eleven York Street will be an eight-storey building providing 79,165 sq.ft. of Grade A new build office space, as well as retail and leisure units at ground floor and basement car and cycle parking.
Speedclad's contract, for Kier Construction, includes the design, supply and installation of Schuco curtain walling, to a bronze and natural anodised finish, bronze anodised spandrel panels and louvres, including all external doors. Speedclad will also provide a Pilkington Profilit U-shaped profiled glass system to the main stair core and glass balustrades to the external terraces, plus PPC composite cladding to external plant room walls. The façade contract also includes aluminium soffit cladding, sills, copings, trims, general flashings and all associated items.