No.2 St Peters Square.

We worked collaboratively with our long-term supply chain partner Laing O Rouke for the internal fit out of the 11 storey, 14,000m2, open plan grade A office block development, located centrally in Manchester’s civic heart.

Main Contractor

Laing O’Rourke

Contract Date

May 2016 – February 2017

SCS Contract Value


SCS Project Team

Jim Armitage

SCS Director

Trevor Watson


Trevor Watson

Offices, Manchester.

The installation construction brief comprised of Knauf board with Speedline metal partitions and wall linings to the central cores and risers.

Perimeter curtain walling / SFS walls were insulated, vapour protected, boarded, and plastered, along with bespoke column encasements, formed and splayed to match external section profiles and angles. Beams and columns were wrapped with fire rated plasterboard encasements, fire curtains were installed to all floors within the main office areas, forming fire safe zones above ceilings.

Perimeter bulkheads were made up of pre-formed timber and plasterboard sections, mixed with sections of perimeter MF margins made on site, with SAS 330 system 1500×300 tiles on a 150mm profile forming the open plan office.

The impressive ground floor reception area has raised/stepped GRG coffers that were pre-formed off site comprising of plywood and plasterboard sections, suspended from the soffit, and finished on site. Other ground floor areas were made up of a mixture of MF ceilings and SAS 330 system tiles within MF margins. The basement included blockwork walls lined with 100mm insulated plasterboards on Speedline wall liner sections, with a mixture of MF ceilings and 2-hour Fire Rated shaft wall ceilings to corridors, protecting vital service runs.

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Aberford Road
Wakefield. WF3 4AL

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0113 288 7111

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