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Cartergate Wins Best Large Commercial Project Award

David Baines collecting the Best Large Commercial Building award for the Cartergate project.

David Baines (second from right) collecting the Best Large Commercial Project award.

We are proud to announce that our Cartergate Office Development took the prestigious award of Best Large Commercial Project at the recent LABC awards at Forest Pines, Scunthorpe. The evening was attending by David Baines (Contracts Manager) as well as the team from ENGIE and Wilkin Chapman Partners, whom gave great praise to the Gelder team for their successful work.

Congratulations to everyone involved. If you would like more information about our involvement with the Cartergate project, please get in touch.

Successful Handover at Cartergate Office Development

The Gelder Group handover of Cartergate

The Gelder Group handover of the new Cartergate office in Grimsby

Major Contracts had the pleasure of handing over the £6 million Cartergate Office Development in Grimsby yesterday to the delighted occupants, law firm Wilkin Chapman. North East Lincolnshire Councillors were extremely pleased with the finished building.

Wilkin Chapman chief executive Des Mannion said:

It’s been a fantastic collaboration between the council, the Gelder Group and the firm.

This project used Building Information Modelling (BIM), the new Government construction strategy. Our implementation of BIM helped to co-ordinate the entire build and has provided a successful end result for the facilities management team.

If you would like any further information about this project, please get in touch.

Major Contracts Win £1.2m Development in Immingham

Modal Training Facility, Immingham

Modal Training Facility, Immingham

The Gelder Group’s Major Contracts division have been awarded The UK’s first fully integrated multimodal logistics training centre. Major Contracts will deliver the work for Modal Training on its facility in a £1.2 million development.

The work will be on the internal fit-out of the 5,696 square metre facility on Kings Road, Immingham. This will include the learning resource centre, with an ICT suite, classrooms, and seminar and conference facilities. Once complete, the next step will be the installation of state-of-the-art simulators for training maritime crew, truck and crane drivers, as well as a live rail track centre. It will also include warehouse operational training and working at height training to support the renewables and energy sectors in the region.

The new facility, which is jointly funded by the Grimsby Institute and the Humber LEP, is set to open in November 2016

If you would like more information about this, please get in touch.

Cartergate dubbed ‘Best Building in Grimsby’

The new Cartergate office development under construction.

The new Cartergate office development under construction.

The Cartergate office development has been dubbed the best building in Grimsby in the last 50 years. The office will become the headquarters of law firm WIlkin Chapman. The work started August 2015 and has now seen the steelwork and precast flooring completed. Des Mammion of Wilkin Chapman commented:

We are thrilled to how well its going up, its been a fantastic collaboration between the council, construction company and the firm.

Work will now continue on the external build of the new offices and the roof will be lifting into place in the next few weeks.

For more information, the Grimsby Telegraph have covered this story, or click here to contact us.

Work Begins at Cartergate Grimsby

Celebrating the commencement of works at Cartergate.

Celebrating the commencement of works at Cartergate.

Work to build offices on the derelict Cartergate site in Grimsby has finally got under way. Work started on Monday, August 24, with the construction of a four-storey office building set to be completed by late 2016.

The £6 million project will be the new Grimsby headquarters for law firm Wilkin Chapman, who plan to generate more jobs for the area in order to fill the 250 employee capacity building. This project will be the beginning of an exciting journey for all parties and will commence the first contract to be built using Building Information Modelling (BIM) the new Government Construction Strategy.

Contracts Manager David Baines will be overseeing Site Manager Alan Smith on this new project.

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