177 Bothwell Street, Glasgow

Following the successful delivery of inspection and consultancy services on Bothwell Exchange’s sister project 122 Waterloo Street, Firespec were again engaged to perform the off-site appraisal of intumescent coating application and on-site touch-ups and repairs for HFD Group’s in-house construction division.  The project extends to 29,000m2 of Grade A of office space including a 750m2…

122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow

This seven storey, 15,000m2 HFD Group office development in Glasgow’s business district is occupied by international banking giant Morgan Stanley.  The off-site application of intumescent coatings were inspected regularly by Firespec at the fabricator’s paint shop and again after erection to verify the correct standards of touch-up repair of the unavoidable damage caused during erection…

Buchanan Wharf, Glasgow

Firespec were honoured to be engaged as the Consultants and Inspectors responsible for reactive fire protection systems on this dynamic city centre district, based on the South Bank of the iconic River Clyde.  A massive 40,000m2 of off-site applied intumescent coatings were inspected during application and again after erection and touch-up to ensure compliance with…

7&8 Wellington Place, Leeds

Firespec carried out frequent inspections throughout the construction of this £92million phase of the Wellington Place Masterplan in Leeds ranging from on-site verification of off-site applied intumescent coatings to perimeter steels and in-progress examinations of intumescent coatings to internal steels to visual and micro-destructive testing of passive fire protection measures.  The 35,000m2 building will now…

Three New Bailey, Manchester

Firespec were engaged on a further 15,000m2 Grade A office project in the New bailey development at New Bailey, Salford. The scheme is a joint venture between Muse Developments, Legal & General and Homes England and has recently been confirmed as the new regional home of the HMRC. Firespec were consulted on the passive and…

Two New Bailey, Manchester

Two New Bailey Square is a 17,500m2 BREEAM Excellent, state-of-the-art office development occupying a highly prominent gateway position forming part of the New Bailey scheme, a thriving business and leisure destination in Manchester.  Firespec have had the privilege of providing a multi-discipline service from a very early stage including independent coatings estimation, off-site inspection of…

Circle Square, Manchester

Firespec were appointed at an early stage to this £750million project to provide coatings specification consultancy and off-site inspection of surface preparations and priming of structural steel at the fabricator’s manufacturing facility.  Once on site, Firespec provided further regular inspection of the application of 55,000m2 of 90 and 120 minute intumescent coatings. When fully complete…

Amazon, Plot B, Logic, Leeds

Firespec were proud to be involved in the delivery of the record-breaking 34,000m2 Amazon distribution facility, part of the award-winning Logic Leeds site under ownership of urban regeneration pioneers Muse Developments.  The mammoth multi-pitched portal frame houses substantial welfare and administrative accommodation to cater for the large workforce alongside the vast warehouse floor.  Firespec provided…

Landmark Building, Manchester

Firespec were privileged to deliver a full package of passive and reactive fire protection inspection services to our client on this prestigious Squire & Partners development. The £100million building consists of fourteen storeys over double basement car park, providing this bustling quarter of Manchester a further 17,000m2 of Grade A office accommodation.  From the erection…

Unity Square, Nottingham

Unity Square Phase 1 is part of the £250million Nottingham Southern Gateway scheme.  The building offers 62,000m2 of Grade A office accommodation over ten storeys for the HMRC. The full steel structure, totalling 2,500 tonnes, was subject to Firespec’s renowned thorough inspection regime throughout application of intumescent coatings.  The steel board encasements systems and fire…