Lyons Park Coventry, Units on Several Plots - Goodman Developments

The former Browns Lane Jaguar site in Coventry is being developed as Lyons Park. Structural and infrastructure engineers for each of the plots following on from site infrastructure work below.

Vantage Park, Vauxhall Dealer

Midland Vauxhall

Structural and infrastructure engineers for development of Car Dealership unit as part of the Vantage Park development.

Vantage Park, Trade Counters

Wigley Construction

Structural and infrastructure engineers for development of Trade Park units as part of the Vantage Park development.

Cirencester Retirement Village


Structural and infrastructure engineers for development of new build retirement village.

Birmingham Markets

IM Properties

Birmingham markets relocation to The Hub plot near Aston. Structural and infrastructure engineers for this new build development.

Prodrive - Automotive Centre of Excellence

Preliminary infrastructure layouts to provide access to proposed Automotive Centre of Excellence.

Birmingham International Airport

Various projects such as car park provision, cycleways and circulatory roads. 

Friary Retail Park, Stafford

New build retail park on tight timeframe with early occupation of parts of multi-bay portal structures.

Towey Retail Park, Carmarthen

New build retails park including separation and stabilising neighbouring buildings on party wall lines as well as significant liaison with Environment Agency on river Towy flood plain.

Hatters Way Retail Park, Luton

New build retail park in steeply sloping brownfield chalk site in Luton. The project included a significant site preparation phase including demolitions and ground remodeling.

James Street, York

Clugston Construction

1 km of York City Centre Link Road through waste tip area and crossing 2 watercourses. Adopted road design, traffic signals, drainage storage ponds, large culverts. £2.5 M contract value

Essex Road, Hoddesdon

Goodman Developments

Replacement of rail level crossing with new bridge, traffic signal junction, roundabout and 500m of s278 road. Further 2km private roads and drainage in alluvial soils with many major services present. £6 M contract value.

New Century Park, Coventry

Goodman Developments

25 Ha business park on former Marconi site including 400 houses. Traffic signalised junction to Binley Road, on site roads and drainage provision.

Browns Lane, Coventry

Goodman Developments /

Advantage West Midlands

35 Ha industrial park on former Jaguar Cars site. Traffic signalised junction within site, on site roads, 200,000 cubic metres earthworks exercise, adopted drainage and off site cycleway.

City Centre Health Facility, Coventry

New build five storey primary care centre on "brown field" city centre site incorporating a multitude of health facilities.

Blue Ribbon Park, Coventry

Wigley Contracts

400m of adopted on site roads, 3 No. junctions onto public highway and drainage. Design of building structures for mixed use.

Andover Business Park
Goodman Developments

50 Ha business park, s278 roundabout improvements (inc 6-arm signalisation), 2km on site roads and drainage, 250,000 cubic metres earthworks exercise. £9M contract value.

Basford West, Crewe
Goodman Developments

Mixed use business park for 1.2m sq feet, 2km s38 on site roads, balancing ponds, foul pumping station, upgrade to M6 J16 to larger signalised roundabout (Highways agency) and dualing of A500 (Cheshire East Council).

Blythe Valley Park
Solihull Liberty Property Trust

120 acre business park, all site roads, s278 roundabout, sustainable drainage solution, flood risk assessment, ongoing maintenance reporting.

Kingsnorth, Kent
Goodman Developments

50 Ha s278 highway, 3km on site private roads, on site drainage/balancing ponds, foul pumping station, 300,000 cubic metres earthworks exercise. £15M contract value.

Drakelow Park
Roger Bullivant Ltd

500 Ha business park and residential, flood risk assessment, river modelling and EIS.

Walton By-Pass
Roger Bullivant

2.5 km by-pass with 150m 3-span bridge over River Trent, flood risk assessment. £7M contract value.

Building Schools for the Future
Stoke City Council

Technical advisor including transport assessment/ green travel plans for relevant schools.

Southwell Racecourse
Parkstone Construction

Innovative under-track drainage network design to ensure all weather track drains effectively, even in extreme storm conditions.

Welcome Break Motorway
Service Areas

Various MSA drainage and access improvements/ new provision to HGV/ car park areas.

Corby, Oakley Vale
Cofton Construction

Main infrastructure to 800Ha/3000 house estate including 2,000,000 cubic metres earthworks exercise (inc surcharging of infiled quarry), on site highways, off site junction improvements, balancing ponds, flood risk assessment. £12 M contract value.

Corby, Oakley Vale Phase 4
Barratt Homes

90 house Barratt residential site, all on site roads and drainage (adopted and private)

Beeches Lorry Park, Stoke
ETC Architects

New lorry park and car parks to existing buildings, including drainage to restricted outfall.

Miller Strategic, Bovis Homes and MAH Holdings

EIS/planning work on river modeling and flood risk assessment for 1300 dwelling residential site.

Arbury Peugeot
Harrington Associates

Drainage designs to refurbished car dealership.

Grace Academy

All drainage design to new school in Coventry including flood risk assessment.

Coach Park
Johnsons Coaches, Henley in Arden

New coach park including sustainable drainage. Office building and extensions

Woodford Halse
Blencowe Associates

4 industrial units, access road, private drainage to road and units, sustainable drainage techniques, flood risk assessment.

Instamac Factory, Tamworth

80,000 sq ft industrial unit with offices, all external areas designs (car parks/service yards/drainage).

Bicester Station Car Park
Buckingham Contracting

External car park design and sustainable drainage solutions.

Twycross, Warwickshire
Microsoft, Rare Software

Design of new heavily IT serviced offices and studios to form "music barn" for development of games together with extension of existing offices on campus site.

Towers Business Park, Rugeley
Pritchards Kimberley Park

Design of elements of new business parks including commercial office buildings in the Cannock area.

Games Workshop

Structural design of new warehouses and offices as part of larger manufacturing and distribution facilities.

Lactodorum Business Park

Structural design of new smaller units on mixed use developments.

Hatters Way Retail Park

Structural design of new smaller units on mixed use developments.

Express and Star

Structural design of new office building in town centre location tight up to existing buildings.

Hazeley School

Project for new teaching blocks on existing campus.

Caludon Castle School

PFI project for major school campus restructure & teaching blocks, sports, dance, drama centres, library.

Sutton Coldfield College

New three storey Adult Learning teaching block on existing college campus including piazza entrance. Also, courtyard infill to existing teaching and office block.

Walford & North Shropshire Collect

New three storey teaching block and addition of new teaching floor to an existing teaching block. Complex three-storey infill over existing services in basements.

Wood Green High School

New teaching block and Leisure Facilities adjacent to existing campus buildings

West Bromwich Albion FC

Modifications at Hawthorns and training ground pavilion.

Brownhills Community Centre

Refurbishment and extension to an existing building to provide a community centre, health centre for Walsall MBC and Walsall Primary Care Trust.

Telford – Severn Hospice

A new two storey Hospice building to provide day care for up to 25 people and in-patient unit for up to 10 patients, with associated office, care and support facilities.

Whittington- St Giles Hospice

A new £7 million 26 bed IPU facility adjacent to the existing hospice building.

Glebefields Primary Care Centre

State-of-the-art new build health centre, including GP practices, Dentists, Foot Health, GP Referal Centre, and Pharmacy.

Liverpool - Raybestos

Design and monitoring of deep machine pit and building extension works immediately adjacent to operating machinery. - Materials access, dust, noise exposure of construction workers! Temporary weather protection were all issues.

Stafford – Unicorn Abrasives

Design and monitoring of modifications and extensions to two adjoining existing factory buildings including deep machine bases and pits with difficult ground conditions. Construction operations phased around manufacturing operations.

Trowbridge - Telleborg

Construction of factory extensions including new manufacturing, goods in, goods out. Works were taking place as manufacturing volumes were ramping up as a result of increased order volume and closure of another plant. New machinery deliveries and installations were taking place to existing manufacturing areas at the same time as new construction was taking place.

Broom Wade
High Wycombe – CompAir

Design and monitoring of building and base works for wholesale re-layout of site manufacturing operations including inspection and dispatch without reducing manufacturing volumes.

Goals Soccer Centre

MBCE have an ongoing relationship with Goals Soccer Centres to design structural and civil engineering works for their 5 a side centres around the country. This includes - Suffolk College, Eltham, Hull, Norwich, Sunderland, Portsmouth, Minet, Osterley, Dudley, Speke, Coventry, Tolworth, Northampton, Everton, Reading.

Showcase Cinemas

MBCE have an ongoing relationship with Showcase Cinemas to design structures for cinemas around the country including, - Wokingham, Walsall, Derby, Leeds, Leicester, Bristol, White City, Cardiff, Northampton.

Wolverhampton – Chicago Rock Café

Refurbishment of Victorian industrial warehouse building for a new bar restaurant in the centre of Wolverhampton, including new floor, remedial works to existing walls etc.


Structural design for refurbishment and alterations to existing city centre pubs and bars including. - Cassa Derby, The Lord Elgin, Maida Vale, Formo Vivo, Wallingford, The Old Chequers Inn, Crowle, The Living Room Group, Bristol, The Living Room Group, Sheffield, Novus Leisure, The Minories, London

Sports Hall and Leisure Centres

Portway, Oldbury, Caludon Castle, Coventry

Coventry Greyhound Stadium

Modifications to kitchens and circulation access.

“Cut and Carve” Retail

Works to shopping centres: Arndale Centre, Manchester, Bentall Centre, Kingston Upon Thames, The Galleries, Bristol, The Shires Leicestershire, Union Centre Wednesbury. Design of structural modifications to existing shipping centres to accommodate retailers with new floors, staircases, lifts, escalators, etc Varies from £400,000 to £1.5million

Helical Retail

The practice is now working for Helical Retail and other developers on a number of retail schemes from £1.2million to £8million. These include city centre redevelopment with retained elements of existing structure and mixed residential retail accommodation as well as single storey stand alone units.
























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