This new 120,000 ft2 office is the main regional administration centre for E.ON. It was commissioned as an essential part of a rationalisation strategy for the company in the East Midlands.
Our brief was to deliver a commercial building which had low carbon emissions and could accommodate a large number of people, but with a high degree of transient occupation in some areas.
The building achieved an Energy Performance Certificate rating of ‘A’ and a BREEAM rating of Excellent. The building also achieves requirements of the 2010 Building Regulations Part L2A
BREEAM Scheme: BREEAM Offices 2008
BREEAM Score: 73.81%
BREEAM Rating: Excellent
The Environmental Difference:
- Secure storage for 26 bicycles in the car park along with changing facilities, showers and lockers
- Sanitary shut-off valves controlled by PIR sensors in each WC area
- Installation of a ‘green roof’
- The recommendations of a Suitably Qualified Security Consultant were implemented, including secure doors and CCTV