Caunton were pleased to be once again working for ProLogis at Stoke on this occasion, on their massive ProLogis Park development. The site is situated at the junction of the A500 and A50 outside Stoke town centre This is giving excellent north/south road links via the M6 and east/west links to the M1.
Planning was approved for 640,000sqft for a benchmark ‘One World’ sustainable industrial scheme that will utilise the latest green technologies. It is reported that the units will include two covering 500,000sqft along with smaller units totalling 105,000sqft. Caunton are supplying over 1600te of steelwork for the first of these developments for main contractor Winvic Construction. The occupier will be the major home-ware retailer, Dunelm.
The steelwork, designed by Caunton, comprises a Six Span Portal Frame Warehouse, with hit and double misses valley columns, with two hub offices, and a stand-alone two storey main office.