Hot Construction Projects

Take a look at the collection of hot construction projects that have recently started across Kent, Hampshire & Oxfordshire.


Castle Quay Shopping Centre

Castle Quay Extension - Hot Construction Project - England Associates
Image credit: Castle Quay


Value: £35m
Location: Oxfordshire
Estimated start date: 18/09/17

Developer Hawkstone Properties have recently started the anticipated extension to Castle Quays Shopping Centre, a mixed use retail and leisure development located in the heart of Banbury.

The extension will soon be home to a 117 room Premier Inn, 8 screen cinema and popular restaurant chains such as Nandos, Chiquitos, Zizzis and Handmade Burger Company. These will all sit between the canal and Spiceball Park with a Lidl supermarket.

In addition a car park extension, new entrance via Cherwell drive and pedestrian bridges will be built over the canal to assist with access to the new and improved center.

Contact us if you would like to know more about opportunities on this and other similar projects.


University Building – Winchester

Winchester University Extension - Hot Construction Project - England Associates
Image credit: Winchester University

Value: £17.5m
Location: Hampshire
Estimated start date: 30/10/2017

The University of Winchester has been give planning permission and are due to start work on their new state-of-the-art building imminently.

This 2 year scheme includes the construction of 7,593 sqm of additional speak including a new auditorium, teaching accommodation, library, dining and associated accommodation in West Downs Student Village.

The main contractor for the scheme, Osbourne, will also be completing associates works on roads, footpaths and landscaping to ensure the match the new design vision.

Do you like locally to Winchester and looking for work in construction, speak to one of our specialist construction team. 


Ashford Designer Outlet Phase 2

Ashford Outlet Centre Extensions Phase 2 - Hot Construction Project - England Associates
Image credit: Chapman Taylor


Value: £35m
Location: Kent
Estimated start date: 23/10/2017

Plans have now been approved for Phase 2 of development for Ashford Designer Outlet creating an additional 13,000 sqm of retail space. The scheme comprises of both demolition and the construction of an extension to produce the new space and an additional 327 parking spaces.

The original shopping centre was built in 2000 the location extension will make room for 6 more restaurants and another 38 spaces for additional luxury premium brands.

This projects has promised to create 170 construction vacancies for the duration of the project. Contact us to find out more.


Sports Facility – Southampton

New sports facility Southampton Solent Univeristy - Hot Construction Projects - England Associates
Image credit: Daily Echo


Value: £28m
Location: Hampshire
Estimated start date: 29/09/2017
Morgan Sindall have been awarded the main contract for the development works on Southampton Solent Universities new sports facility. The scheme, which is due to be completed by summer 2019, comprises of the erection of a 5 storey steel-framed sports facility and associated landscaping and access works.

The new building will be home to two sports hall, three fitness studios, health and well-being gym and strength and conditioning suite.

Take a look at jobs we have at similar site across Hampshire.


Improvements to Dogs Trust office and accommodation

Improvements to Dogs Trust Office - Hot Construction Projects - England Associates
Image credit: Abbott Construction


Value: £1.8m
Location: Kent
Estimated start date: 02/10/2017
Improvements works have recently started in Dogs Trust properties in Kent, which includes the demolition of kennels, cottage and the old reception to make way for a new singly-storey intake building, accommodation and roof space to provide overnight staff accommodation and office space.

The main contractor for this project is Abbott Construction. Contact us to find out more.


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