McLaren appointed on £1bn St John’s scheme in Manchester
Allied London has chosen Lendlease and McLaren as their partners to deliver a £1bn development in the heart of Manchester.
The St John’s scheme involves creating a new neighbourhood centred on the Old Granada Studios complex, comprising of one million sq ft of high rise residential, cut & carve, commercial as well as mixed-use space.
David Murphy, Managing Director – Distribution & Mixed-Use commented:
”McLaren Construction are very proud and delighted to have been chosen as one of two delivery partners for Allied London on the St John’s Development in Manchester. We look forward to continuing and building on our relationship with Allied London and delivering a sustainable and environmentally friendly future for St John’s and the wider Manchester. ”
Grant Jarvie, Managing Director of St John’s Development said:
“Over the past 12 months we have assembled a fully integrated and committed St John’s construction delivery team to work together collaboratively to deliver the brand and the vision for St John’s. To supplement our existing and highly capable in-house construction team we have engaged Lendlease Construction as a significant component within the team, focusing on the new-build and masterplan elements due to their extensive residential and urban regeneration expertise, and McLaren Construction as refurbishment delivery partner due to their extensive experience in cut-and-carve projects. The combined experience and expertise of the St John’s construction delivery team will provide world class delivery of the overall St John’s masterplan to industry-leading environmental and welfare standards.”