The Bank - Residential Tower Two, Birmingham
New luxury apartments with innovative electrical installation
Barrie Beard Ltd together with Wates Construction completed Tower 1 on Broad Street, Birmingham in May 2018. Tower 2 was completed in November 2019. In total, over the two towers, there are 400 residential apartments consisting of 1-bed studios and 1, 2 & 3-bed apartments.
Each of the towers has two lifts and the apartments are protected by a door access system and CCTV around the perimeter and internal entrances.
Barrie Beard Ltd was responsible for the design, installation, and commissioning of this project. Tower 2 has 217 Apartments (2 x 3 beds, 125 x 2 beds, and 90 x 1-bed apartments).
Barrie Beard Ltd’s scope of work included
Lighting and emergency design and installation
Small power installation
Fire alarm system
Full electrical design as follows:
Apartments - fire alarms
Services to apartments for the REC (Regional Electricity Company)
400A bus bar systems
TV / satellite services
Door access system including intercoms
Apartment phone entry system
Smoke vent system
Voice and data installation (Landlords only)
Facade colour changing LED strip lights on floors 31 & 32
COMPLETED: November 2019
DURATION: 24 months
New luxury apartments
Design, installation and fitting
"May I take this opportunity to say that it’s been great working with you and the entire BB team throughout the whole process. Hope to do so again in the near future – best subcontractor as far as I am concerned. Give my regards to the whole team."
MEP Site Manager, Wates
"Thanks for delivering these projects, I know you’ve heard it previously but, without doubt, you are the best performing contractor on both jobs and very fair commercially."
Project Surveyor, Wates
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