Work to Begin on Tottenham Academy in UK

14 July 2010 (Last Updated July 14th, 2010 18:30)

Work will soon begin on the proposed main training academy at Bulls Cross in Middlesex, UK, for Tottenham Hotspur football club. McLaren Construction has been appointed as the main contractor for the £45m ($68m) scheme, which has been designed by KSS Architects. The centre wi

Work will soon begin on the proposed main training academy at Bulls Cross in Middlesex, UK, for Tottenham Hotspur football club.

McLaren Construction has been appointed as the main contractor for the £45m ($68m) scheme, which has been designed by KSS Architects.

The centre will feature a hydrotherapy / swimming pool, fitness centre / gym, changing rooms, medical facilities, a canteen and a media centre.

Preparatory and ground works on the 67-acre site began last year.

The complex will contain 11 outdoor pitches installed by Hewitt Sportsturf.

STACE will undertake pre-construction work and Anderson Group will oversee main building ground works while Base Contracts will complete the fitting-out.