The Crystal – the iconic home of the world’s largest purpose-built exhibition on the future of cities, has taken national honours in the prestigious 2013 British Council of Offices (BCO) awards. Built by ISG, the £30 million Siemens venue secured the prized national Innovation award – after being nominated by the BCO’s panel of distinguished industry judges.
ISG has successfully completed the £1.8 million refurbishment of the former Ferrari merchandise outlet on London’s Regent Street, creating a new flagship store for aspirational men’s clothing and accessories brand Hackett London. The project is the continuation of ISG’s partnership with the quintessentially British luxury brand, which has seen the contractor deliver over 40 projects for Hackett London across continental Europe and Asia over the past four years.
ISG has been awarded a £multi-million project to build a new UK headquarters in Leeds for leading healthcare IT business, TPP (The Phoenix Partnership). The Horsforth-based company has committed its future to the West Yorkshire town and will relocate its operations to the new purpose-built accommodation less than half a mile from its existing office location.
ISG has successfully completed an innovative fast-track project to transform a former Tetley bottling plant in Leeds into a new Asda merchandising centre, training facility and office accommodation - delivering the project in just eight weeks.
ISG has been awarded a further £20 million fit out project by Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP) at Bedfont Lakes Office Park in Middlesex, building on the contractor’s longstanding relationship with the asset management business and the success of its previous £6.5 million project at the site.
ISG is due to commence work on a £6.5 million passenger improvement project at Bristol Airport, representing the largest scheme awarded to date via the four year capital works framework announced at the start of the year.
SG has successfully completed a fast-track £2.8 million contract to create a new Customer Contact centre in Derby for Severn Trent Water, as part of the utility company’s ‘Workplace Improvement Programme’. As the only contractor to be appointed to both sub £1 million, and £1 million plus value bands, ISG has delivered numerous refurbishment, health & safety, public access and historical building renovation schemes for Severn Trent Water over the past four years.
Improvement in underlying profits, net cash and increased order book.
ISG has secured its latest project with Old Course Ltd, part of the US-based Kohler Co., to upgrade corridor and air-conditioning facilities at the world famous Old Course Hotel in St Andrews. This win builds on ISG’s relationship with the hospitality brand, which recently saw the contractor deliver a £multi-million luxury residential development at the iconic Hamilton Hall, overlooking the 18th green of the Old Course in the town.
ISG has been awarded a £2.2 million project, via the North West Construction Hub (NWCH) framework, to deliver a regional centre of excellence for academic and employability related education at Knutsford Academy in Cheshire. The Studio will accommodate up to 300, 14-19 year olds providing academic learning alongside a vocational curriculum, with close links to local employers and major regional commercial organisations.