Heating & Ventilation at Arcadia’s Head Office – Oxford Street


Main Contractor: ISG

Client: Phoenix M&E

Value of that project: £1.8 million

Scope: Mechanical Ventilation

Site team: NDS Mechanical Services Limited

NDS were appointed as the Mechanical Contractor for the Heating & Ventilation at Arcadia’s Head office at Oxford Street. The building was located above a Live shopping centre which occupied Levels Ground – 1st with Arcadia’s demise consisting of Part Basement level, Ground floor receptions, levels 2-6 and Part of the roof. The 2nd floor, 6th floor and Roof were fitted out with new services and Plant which consisted of the following: Leak detection & Trace Heating, General office supply & extract ventilation, Fire rated Smoke extract ventilation from the shopping centre, Toilet Extract and Kitchen Ventilation.

Phoenix were the lead co-ordinator on the project and were responsible for producing fully coordinated working drawings for all the services , including new riser works which pass both through the shopping centre and occupied Arcadia floors. As well as co-ordinating old plant with new in both the roof and basement areas.
We worked very closely with ISG, Phoenix, Arcadia and the Plaza Shopping Centre teams to ensure the existing occupants were not affected by any installation works.