Top swimmers expend a great deal of energy. Ironically, so do swimming pools.* People expect the showers to be hot, the air to be warm and the pool to be just perfect. Which leaves you with potentially costly building control challenges – from heating water to stopping evaporation.
The Beatles, Bowie and Beyoncé have all played here. Lately, our engineers have been performing at London’s most iconic music venue too. In a major refurbishment, we’ve been working around the clock, while working around the crowded performance schedule.
With a crowd capacity of 74,500 it’s the home of Welsh rugby, and Welsh football. It has 113 hospitality areas, 22 bars,* 7 restaurants and a fully retractable roof. But the stadium didn’t have efficient lighting – the kind that can deliver 66% more light with a 49% saving in energy costs.
At 1.2 million square feet, Birmingham’s Bullring is a powerhouse in British retailing. With 160 stores, this iconic destination draws millions of visitors every year. But it also draws a lot of power.* That’s why the developers needed a robust, economic solution for its utilities infrastructure.
Glasgow Harbour is a 20 year regeneration programme. This ambitious masterplan brings leisure, commercial and housing development to the city’s riverside. SSE Enterprise invested in the gas and electricity network, giving the area its world class ‘get up and glow’.