Winvic Completes Construction of Rushden Lakes, Northamptonshire’s Premier Leisure and Retail Destination

24 May 2019, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Project Updates, Projects Completed, Retail

Third and final phase features 30,000 sq ft of boutique retail space and an events piazza Winvic Construction Ltd, a leading main contractor specialising in turnkey solutions for industrial, build-to-rent, student accommodation, commercial and retail projects, has completed Phase 3 of Rushden Lakes for LXB Retail Properties and fund The Crown Estate. It marks the final step in the creation…

Leicester College Student Experiences Working Life at Winvic

24 May 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment, Retail

Harminder Singh Babra, who is currently studying Construction and the Built Environment at Leicester College, recently undertook a Leicester City Council organised work placement at Winvic as part of the Constructing Leicester initiative. Harminder spent the week working at Winvic’s Vaughan Way site, which is a mixed-use commercial and residential development, located on Highcross Street Leicester, opposite the Highcross shopping centre….

Construction Manager Magazine: Steel fits the bill at Northants retail park

17 May 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Retail

Read about the 4,600 tonnes of steel providing the structure for the Rushden Lakes waterside retail park in the latest issue of Construction Manager Magazine, 30.04.18. Rushden Lakes is unusual among shopping centres in that it has its own nature reserve. The new retail park in Northamptonshire, which lies within a Site of Special Scientific Interest and features a Wildlife Trust…

Winvic Presses Ahead with Steel Erection on Rushden Lakes Phase 2

01 Feb 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Project Updates, Retail

View Video About the Contemporary Retail and Leisure Destination that is Influencing the Future of Retail National multi-disciplinary construction contractor Winvic has begun Phase 2 work on the esteemed retail and leisure development, Rushden Lakes. The steel frame for the 28 metre high cinema building is currently being erected. At the same time, the western retail terrace and the leisure…

Thousands Flock To Opening Of Rushden Lakes Stores

28 Jul 2017, Posted by Winvic PR in Projects Completed, Retail

THE EAGERLY-awaited opening of the first stores at Rushden Lakes marked another momentous milestone in the development of one of the largest out-of-town retail and leisure destinations in the United Kingdom. Marks & Spencer, Primark and H&M were among the High Street brands to open their doors to the general public on Friday 28th July following the completion of Phase…

BBC Countryfile shines spotlight on Rushden Lakes

10 Jul 2017, Posted by Winvic PR in Project Updates, Retail

THE UNIQUE experience visitors to Rushden Lakes will be able to enjoy came under the spotlight recently on an episode of BBC One’s Countryfile. . . Unsurprisingly, the focus was on the exciting opportunity to explore an area of outstanding natural beauty. Winvic have played an important part in protecting, developing, and enhancing the adjoining Nene Valley nature reserves at…

Rushden Lakes Progressing Well Towards Summer Opening

24 Feb 2017, Posted by Winvic PR in Project Updates, Retail

THE FIRST of a new generation of retail and leisure experiences will take another significant step towards its opening when handover of units for fit-out commences on the £140 million project at Rushden Lakes in Northamptonshire. Winvic can confirm that work is progressing well on Phase One of the United Kingdom’s largest out-of-town scheme of its kind in a decade,…