Project Title: Manchester Crown Courts

Completed: July 2010

Contract Duration: 5 Months

Client: Her Majesty's Courts Service

Main Contractor: ISG (Manchester)

Contract Value: 1.8 Million


The works consisted of a refurbishment and upgrade across three floors of the building forming three new Magistrates Court rooms, three Crown Court rooms with Judges chambers and ancillary rooms and associated offices. The project presented a number of logistical challenges due to not only its location in Manchester City centre, but the necessity to avoid any operational disruption to the live courts, all works were undertaken outside of normal working hours.

Services Undertaken:

Full contract management
In house design, CAD, working drawings
LPHW pipework installation
MCW AND DHW pipework installations
Gas pipework installations
Boiler plant installation
Hot Water plant installations
VRF & Air conditioning installation
Ventilation Supply and Extract ductwork
Soils and wastes
Rainwater pipework
Specialist Sprinkler installation
Pipework and Ductwork Insulation
BMS installation
Provision of Main Switchboard, Sub Distribution Boards
Main and Sub Main Cabling
Containment Installation-Cable Tray/Basket/Trunking/Dado & Skirting Trunking
Lighting Installations
Emergency Lighting Installations
Lighting Control Systems
General Power, Earthing & Bonding
Fire Alarm Installations
Access Control Systems, CCTV Installations, Disabled Refuge Alarm Systems
Data & Telephone Structured Wiring
Power and Control Cabling to Mechanical Services
Inspection and Testing
Public Address system
Voice Alarm system
Sound Field systems
Personal attack alarm systems
Chlorination of services
Flusing and water treatment
OMI Documention
Testing and commissioning of all associated services
Client Demonstrations