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At Kier we are literally changing the skyline when it comes to delivering some of the most striking commercial and office spaces in the UK. Our developments, many of them award winning, are leaving a lasting impression.
We are designing, investing, building and maintaining the full breadth of commercial and office environments – regional business parks to modern, city-centre developments, historic civic offices to glass-clad headquarters.
Investing, building and maintaining
Working in collaboration with a range of partners, our property business invests and develops within the commercial and office market. Our construction, renovation and fit-out work is renowned for being meticulously planned and well executed. Our specialist teams are used to working in live environments where workers, visitors and the public carry out their activities while work is continuing.
We often get involved in projects from inception to help define the brief. By making extensive use of 3D and Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology; this helps bring proposals to life so that clients can visualise the end results.
Kier also delivers a wide range of services to commercial and office clients including the full range of technical services and facilities management.
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Delivering a new central London office for Kier Group where people feel inspired and want to work and collaborate, bringing together a number of Kier businesses to work jointly on the project, adding an extra floor to the building and extending two other floors to create a stunning modern space.
Located on the River Thames Embankment, this project involved the demolition of the existing building behind a retained façade and the construction of a new steel framed Cat A office with a concrete basement. Inside the building, being the main feature is the central atrium and 3 scenic glass lifts.
Our client, Royal London’s ambition for this scheme, was to deliver a high end mixed use building (office, retail and private rented residential) capable of attracting a range of retail and commercial occupiers as well as residential tenants
Situated close to Westminster Cathedral, Howick Place is an architecturally stunning building designed by Rolfe Judd Architecture. The building takes inspiration from the surrounding conservation area, whilst creating an environment to meet all 21st century needs.
The Ogilvie (formerly known as the Sanger Sequencing Building) provides 4,430m² of flexible laboratory and office space and an integrated energy centre which will feed future developments on the greenfield site.
Developing a new, six-storey office building in central Leeds, ensuring the design blended in with the surrounding historic buildings, using lean planning to ensure the smooth running of the project, applying innovative thinking to the build, and achieving an Excellent BREEAM sustainability rating.
Delivering the £450m Watford Riverwell as a 15-20 year joint venture with Watford Borough Council, which involved regenerating 70 acres of land in West Watford to create residential, office, retail, leisure, industrial and hotel space.
Bringing an iconic and sustainable development to the Carmarthen campus of the University of Wales, providing 40,000 sq. ft. of accommodation for for Welsh Media company S4C and the University's new media faculty and offices, and achieving a BREEAM Excellent certificate for sustainability.
The Aperture is the first phase of residential buildings on the Greenwich Peninsula. This five storey building comprises of a restaurant and deli on the ground floor, day nursery on the first floor, estate management and a community centre on the second/third floors with a gym on the remaining floors.
Alfred H Knight is a commodity analysis and mining support specialist who required our design and cost management services to build a new state-of-the-art head office and analytical laboratory.
The design and construction of a highly sustainable Passivhaus ‘Plus’ 1,400m2 office building. Laid out over three floors to accommodate up to 125 people, providing local office space for individuals and small businesses.
" Kier’s commitment to meeting our requirements was central to our experience of working with the Kier team. Kier have proved to be an excellent choice of contractor for this extremely complex project and a contractor that we would engage with again on future projects. "Development Manager Royal London Asset Management