Building services provider J S Wright wins record-breaking fit-out contract

J S Wright has won a record-breaking £5 million contract to fit out a retirement development in north London.

Commissioned by Rise Management Consultancy, the building services provider, will fit out the 59 one and two-bedroom apartments and facilities at Hampstead Green Place for developer PegasusLife.

J S Wright will install a central plant room with a combined heat and power unit as well as a swimming pool plant, a mechanical ventilation with heat recovery (MVHR) system and water sprinklers, along with lighting and power systems, warden call and voice and data systems and an emergency generator.

Work on the retirement development, which includes a lounge, gym, stretch studio and a café open to the public, will start onsite in April with with completion expected next spring.

J S Wright has expanded into electrical services following a second successive year in which sales have exceeded £30 million. Paul Featherston, regional director for London and the South East, has taken on the additional role of National Electrical Contracts Director, while Birmingham-based Phil Leech is now the company’s national mechanical contracts director.

Marcus Aniol, J S Wright managing director, said: “We are delighted that such a prestigious new client has awarded us our biggest mechanical and electrical services contract, while we continue to serve existing clients with the support of our long-standing electrical partners.”

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