Cornbrook Works Development

The project consists of 363 apartments over 7 blocks with two towers of 16 and 19 storeys. The development also includes co-working spaces, gym, library, resident lounge areas and private gardens.


Project Highlights


  • The project presented many challenges for our team which were successfully overcome by our management and on-site teams.
  • We managed multiple M&E disciplines over a total of 70 floors consecutively
  • Quality assurance was controlled with our in-house quality inspection testing procedures (QITP’s)
  • We worked closely with the DNO (District Network operator) in relation to energising individual dwellings in a safe and controlled manner
  • Renewables included 134 panels of Photovoltaics totalling 45kWp split over 3 roof tops
  • We provided 10no 7.8kW single vehicle car chargers located in the under-croft car park

Client: Brickland

Main Contractor: ISG

Architect: Tim Groom Architects

Consultant: Futureserv

Services: M&E

Duration: 18 Months

Value: £8,700,000

Location: Manchester, England