Amazon Fulfilment Centre

Airport City, Manchester

Contractor: McLaren
Architect: Webb Gray
Project Value: £50,000,000

Online retailer Amazon is set to occupy a space of 817,260 square feet at Airport City Manchester as part of the £800m development of the site. The opening of a new warehouse, developed by MAG Property, will provide 1,500 jobs for the area.

McLaren originally constructed this speculative build with no end client signed up, they had just come to the end of the construction with a build cost of nearly £ 10,000,000. Amazon purchased the building and did further improvements costing around £40,000,000.

Rotec were involved with Mclaren for both Phases of the Project.

“Rotec Security approached this challenging project with a positive and professional attitude. The sectional milestones were achieved within programme and client request for acceleration was also met. The Rotec managerial team were accommodating throughout the job.” Reference from Stuart Goss – McLaren Project Director