Newcastle Helix – The Spark
Newcastle City Centre
Legal and General Investment Management
Project Manager, Employer’s Agent
5,000 sq ft Retail Space and 105,000ft sq ft Grade A Commercial Office
1 year 8 months
JCT Design & Build 2011 with amendments
The project consists of a 12-storey commercial office building alongside extensive landscaping and infrastructure works as part of the wider Newcastle Helix redevelopment of the former Newcastle Brewery site.
The building will provide Grade A office space that is fully BCO compliant, along with a shared reception area and separate A3 café units facing onto public squares. The development is targeting BREEAM “Excellent” and a WiredScore Platinum rating, as well as connecting into a District Energy network that will service the building.
Potter Raper are also appointed as Project Manager on a second office, The Lumen, building of a similar scale on the adjacent plot.