Here are the top five office building construction projects that commenced in the UK in Q3 2021, according to GlobalData’s construction projects database.
1. Viadux Mixed-Use Community – $333m
The project involves the construction of a 40-story residential tower and a 14-story office building at Albion Street in Central Manchester.
Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.
The project aims to enhance the residential, commercial, and office space to meet the growing demands for luxury housing and commercial needs in the region. It will create 350 jobs.
2. Peddimore Industrial and Logistic Park – $215m
The project involves the construction of an industrial and logistics space at Sutton Coldfield in Birmingham, England.
Construction work commenced in Q3 2021 and is expected to finish in Q4 2023.
3. EdCity Mixed-Use Community – $204m
The project involves the construction of a mixed-use complex at White City.
Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is forecast to complete in Q3 2025.
The project aims to better provide commercial, residential with 50% affordable homes and educational facilities in the region.
4. Granada Studios Site Mixed-Use Community – $200m
The project involves the construction of a mixed-use community in Quay Street, Manchester.
Construction work commenced in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q4 2025.
The project aims to provide better leisure and commercial facilities in the region. It is part of the $1,664 million St John’s regeneration scheme.
5. CIS Tower Expansion – $192m
The project involves the addition of three-stories with 8,733m2 of floor area to the existing five-story building in Greater Manchester.
Construction work started in Q3 2021 and is expected to be completed in Q2 2023.
The project aims to provide better employment facilities in the region and create apprenticeships and training and a vibrant workspace for up to 4,500 employees. The project will create 2,600 construction jobs.
This analysis is drawn from GlobalData’s global construction projects database, which tracks new construction projects over $25m from announcement to completion.
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