Urban Exchange, Manchester

  • 4 phased refurbishment of Urban Exchange, situated in the Piccadilly Basin in Manchester
  • Sub division of an existing building to form Aldi store, including removal of internal structural steel columns along with the installation of a new lift pit and shaft
  • Extensive alteration and refurbishment works to existing 55,000 sq ft unit to form Go Outdoors store incorporating an impressive floor to ceiling waterfall, climbing wall and permanent tent display
  • Refurbishment of existing premises to form new M & S outlet with new walls, floors and façade alterations, meeting M & S brand standards
  • Sub-division of existing building to form a new 15,000 sq ft Pure Gym
  • Additionally, solar panels were installed on the roof by GMI Energy

Project Details

  • Client – Town Centre Securities PLC
  • Duration – 4 phases
  • Size – 120,000 sq ft

“Their team worked well and very closely with the design team to ensure that the programme and standards were achieved to meet both their clients’ and our client’s criteria…… This success story is in essence due to the performance of GMI and their project team, led by Paul Whitaker.”
Development Manager, Town Centre Securities