Euro Car Parts, Birch Coppice

Category: Mega Sheds

Project Value:



UMC Architects


50 weeks


January 2016

At nearly 778,000 sq ft, the bespoke national distribution warehouse for Euro Car Parts is one of the largest in the Midlands. The design and build project for IM Properties included ancillary offices, service yards and extensive car parking.

  • Haunch height of 18m
  • 47,477 sq ft of offices
  • 233,000 sq ft of mezzanine floor
  • Parking for 569 cars
  • Reinforced concrete floor slab with a power floated finish for 50kN/m² loading and rack leg loading of 11 tonnes. The slab also allows for 2 tonne capacity forklift and reach trucks and accommodates a wire guidance system for the VNAs.
  • 65 dock levellers and 5 level access doors
  • 15% roof lights
  • Gatehouse
  • StormTech attenuation scheme
  • Hollow steel driven piles

Following the completion of the base-build, we were contracted to fit-out the warehouse, office accommodation and 233,470 sq ft mezzanine.

  • Watch the construction timelapse footage here.
  • Watch the external drone footage here.
  • Watch the internal drone footage here.

Completed Movie

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