Projects

Waitrose national distribution centre, Magna Park

At 940,000 sq ft, we designed one of the UK's largest ever distribution centres for Waitrose. Our role included off-site highways works connecting to the main road system, and structural and geotechnical engineering design.

Ellesmere Port regeneration, Cheshire

Our land quality expertise has been pivotal in producing a viable scheme and securing the planning approval for the regeneration of Ellesmere Port, a 20ha industrial site in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

Starbank School, Birmingham

Multi-disciplinary services for a flagship £17m all-through school, which has transformed education in an area of high social deprivation in East Birmingham.

Dunlin Alpha Decommissioning

Hydrock has formed and managed the Independent Review Group for the decommissioning process of the Dunlin Alpha platform in the North Sea, as set out by regulatory guidance.

Former Nestlé Factory, West London

We supported Barratt London to secure planning for 1,386 new homes on the site of a former Nestlé factory in Hayes, and we are now delivering the engineering design for the new apartments.

Airbus Wing Integration Centre

Hydrock is the lead consultant to Airbus, delivering the design of a new state-of-the-art facility at Filton, Bristol that will develop and test the aerospace technology of the future.

Smith’s Yard, East Manchester

We supported John Sisk & Son with the pre planning and detailed design of Smith’s Yard, a 199-home PRS development for Manchester Life Development Company, in the heart of the Ancoats area of Manchester.

Dakota Deluxe Hotels

M&E and BREEAM Assessor for two new luxury boutique hotels in Leeds and Manchester, both with a signature Bar & Grill and a strong emphasis placed on the atmospheric lighting design.

Hullavington Airfield, Dyson

Full end-to-end M&E services design on the fast-paced conversion of Hangar 86 at Dyson’s Hullavington Campus in Wiltshire which is a centre for R&D activities for the technology giant.

Mersey Reach, Liverpool

Our multi-disciplinary services contributed to securing planning permission on this high-profile site on Merseyside close to where the M57 and M58 meet, providing space for industrial, retail and leisure uses.

4 Glass Wharf, Bristol

Hydrock worked with Salmon Harvester Properties to secure planning consent for a 210,000 net sq ft office headquarters in in Bristol’s Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone at 4 Glass Wharf, Temple Quay.

Technology and Logistics Centre for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars

Multi-disciplinary engineering services for a new 30,000 sq m, £40m technology and logistics centre for Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.