Having been responsible for the masterplanning of the overall development, UMC Architects have been appointed by Bericote for the detailed design of a new speculatively built 523,500sqft distribution and manufacturing facility which when complete will represent the largest speculative development in the north of England.
525 Haydock, is strategically located on the A580 East Lancashire Road, only 1.5miles west of Junction 23 of the M6 motorway whilst the new Liverpool2 deepwater port is located only 16 miles to the west.
UMC Architects are supporting Mclaren Construction through the detailed design and construction phases of the project which is due for completion in the summer of 2019. The new cross docked unit offers a total footprint of 523,500sqft, including 47,500sqft of 3-storey offices in addition to operational hub offices and comprises a warehouse space benefiting from a clear internal height of 15m. The unit offers 50m service yards to both long elevations of the building serving 56no. dock leveller loading doors, 6no. Euro dock loading doors and 8no. level access doors in addition to 540no. car parking spaces.