Works have commenced at the St Modwen Nunnery Park Development in Worcester with the construction of three new industrial and logistics units, totalling 94,545sqft,.
The scheme which is conveniently located equidistant between junctions 6 & 7 of the M5 represents the latest UMC Architects appointment by St Modwen Logistics with the practice novated to work alongside Main Contractor Benniman Construction throughout the Detailed Design and Construction phases of the project.
The units form the final phase of construction at the popular site, which St. Modwen is expanding after obtaining planning permission from Worcester City Council in April 2019. The wider expansion of the 20-acre park is expected to create more than 130 new jobs.
Nunnery Park is already home to several leading businesses including UK Storage Company, Auto Support and Supra UK, as well as amenities such as a Kentucky Fried Chicken, Greene King pub, petrol station and convenience store. Units of 48,000 sq ft, 19,010 sq ft and 27,525 sq ft will expand the employment-led, mixed-use development’s offer, with the largest warehouse boasting five dock level doors, a 10m haunch height and close to 40 car parking spaces.
With work now underway on the scheme, the new industrial units are expected to be ready for occupation in Spring 2020 and will complement the site’s existing warehousing, trade counter and leisure offerings.