Glencar checks-out with £12m Ikea fit-out package

Aaron Morby 2 years ago
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St Albans industrial and logistics contractor Glencar has bagged a £12m fit-out project for Ikea’s new Dartford distribution centre.

450,000 sq ft distribution centre on the south bank of the River Thames in London.
450,000 sq ft distribution centre on the south bank of the River Thames in London.

The project will see Glencar ‘s new special projects division undertake extensive racking, sprinkler and office fit-out works within the Swedish retail giant’s new distribution centre built next to the former Littlebrook Power Station site.

Works will also include the construction of a new additional storage unit in the service yard together with the installation of a security gatehouse, vehicle ramps and fencing adaptions.

Neil Johnstone, commercial manager Glencar Special Projects Division, said: “The new special projects division was established to service the fit-out and refurbishment needs of Glencar’s existing industrial client base as well as offering the same high level of service to other market sectors.

“The award of this significant contract from Ikea on their recently completed massive new 450,000 sq ft Dartford regional distribution centre is a significant testament to that as we continue to offer our customers an end-to-end service offering.

“We are delighted to be working with Ikea for the first time and supporting the growth of their business across London and the South East”

 

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