Project Description

FedEx Leicester – Dilapidation of Glenfields Warehouse

FedEx had a huge dilapidation claim in one of their flagship garment warehouses located in Leicester.

The warehouse was internally equipped wall to wall with a triple mezzanine covering in excess of 8,000m2.

We were instructed after the surveyors could not agree a cash settlement which was a multi million pound claim.

The project had a strict 8 week deadline and a fixed budget with the risk of significant penalties for any delays which would have to be absorbed by our client.

We were able to complete the works on time for a quarter of the cost. A smooth handover was completed on time.

Project status: Complete, 75% under a significant budget.

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Summary of works

  • Full strip out of 3 story mezzanine steel structure; floor space 8000m2 (x3)

  • Strip out of high level sprinkler system

  • Reconfigure high fire alarm system to suit open plan layout

  • To the roof; cleaning, cut edge corrosion and lap joint treatment using Rustoleum Noxyde

  • Strip out and rationalise electrics to suit the building

  • Replaced 140 GRP roof lights

Jonathan Carter – 186 Property Solutions

“We were delighted to support FedEx with the dilapidations claim on their garment warehouse in Leicester.

FedEx are regular clients and we understood the importance of completing the works to a high standard and within exacting deadlines.

A huge amount of trust was placed in 186 to deliver the project, with potentially huge financial implications for missed deadlines. We were delighted to be able to deliver on our promises and to have ensured that this was not the case!”

Completed works

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