Gulson Road

Gulson Road

Case Study: Gulson Road

Main Contractor: Farrans Construction

Design And Built Contract: Excelsior Services (Residential) Ltd

Project Value: £4.3M

Duration: 50 Weeks

Gulson Road is a residential complex located in Coventry. The development consists of 2 blocks containing 200 No. 1 & 2 bedroom apartments over 16 stories. Domestic Water services are supplied from central plantroom which provides boosted cold water to an Electric Hot Water Cylinder located within each apartment. The heating within the apartments is generated via a wall mounted electric panel heaters. Mechanical Ventilation is provided via wall mounted MVHR units. A central sprinkler system serves each apartment. Generally M&E services to the buildings include:

  • Central BCW Plant
  • MVHR Heat recovery ventilation systems
  • Lighting and Controls
  • Power
  • Data
  • Telephone system
  • BMS and Controls
  • Metering to each apartment via local meters provided by the DNO
  • Full access control / door entry system
  • Lightning protection
  • Smoke ventilation systems
  • Domestic fire alarm systems
  • Security and CCTV systems
  • Electric water cylinders
  • Full Sanitary ware fit out