X1 Media City Tower 1 and 2

To provide a 27 storey residential development in Salford

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The Project

Client – X1 Developments
Value – £9,000,000.00
Contractor – Vermont Construction
Consultant – Zerum

HE Simm were awarded Tower 1 and 2 of the X1 Media City residential development in Salford. The identical towers comprise of 275 apartments over 27 storeys offering panoramic views of the city.The project will also have retail space and a basement car park for 100 cars.

Due to the height of the towers and the water pressure needed to services all the apartments, we were faced with some challenges, however, this has been overcome by Prefabrication thin wall stainless steel pipework.

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Key Features

– All 4 towers will form the largest residential development in the North West and will dominate Salford Quays skyline

– The scheme includes commercial & retail space

– Large underground car park

– Project adds to £1.4billion of public & private investment in the Media City area

– Tower 1 is 100% sold out prior to completion

– Logistically challenging due to small footprint of project

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