“Lands’ End is a well known clothing retailer which operates from their 240,000 square foot, state of the art distribution centre in Rutland. The company has been in the industry since 1963 and has grown from their origins in Wisconsin, USA to supply most of Europe through their online network.
Quantum Construction worked on the multi million pound extension to their European distribution centre, delivering the project ahead of schedule whilst meeting the detailed environmental challenges imposed by the client.
Adam Osbourne, Facilities Manager for the Lands’ End Company says, “Quantum Construction has provided our company with a successful and efficient service on the extension of our facility. They are always ready and willing to help with any enquiry and we are extremely pleased with the service our company has received.”
Projects - Utopia Group Ltd
Utopia Group Ltd
Quantum Construction Limited acted in the dual role of Project Manager and Main Contractor within the framework of a Design and Build Contract.
The project comprised the construction of new warehouse accommodation 2,006m2 (21,600sq.ft.), including 886m2 (9,536sq.ft) of mezzanine, new two storey office accommodation 321m2 (3,455sq.ft.) and refurbishment to existing warehouse approximately 1,152m2 (12,400sq.ft).
Warehouse design incorporated a concrete mezzanine serviced by two goods lifts, vehicle docking facilities incorporating inflatable shelters, levelling plates and traffic management control system.
Site works included demolition of existing building, along with removal of underground structures of air raid shelter and redundant fuel tanks from earlier petrol station.
Grouting of underlying mine workings and vibropiling of top surfaces were undertaken to improve existing ground conditions.