Plot 2, ICON Manchester

Design and construction of a single storey distribution unit

Winvic was appointed to deliver a 459,000 sq ft distribution facility for client Stoford. This is the fourth unit constructed by Winvic at ICON Manchester.

At a glance

  • Project value: £20.6m
  • Client: Stoford
  • End-user: The Hut Group
  • Architect: Webb Gray
  • Engineer: Complete Design Partnership
  • Completion: May 2021
  • BREEAM: Very Good

Icon Industrial, a joint venture between Stoford Developments Ltd and TPG Real Estate, appointed Winvic to construct a new 11.6-acre logistics and global content creation studio at Manchester Airport for occupier The Hut Group, one of the world’s leading online beauty and wellbeing businesses.

Construction works include a 435,000 sq ft warehouse with an integral three storey, 21,000 sq ft ancillary office area. The unit also comprises a 2,000 sq ft two-storey hub office and a 150 sq ft gatehouse with associated yards, car parking, external works, mains services and landscaping.

  • 18m haunch height to warehouse
  • 50kN/m2 floor loading
  • 130,000 sq ft external yards
  • 36 week programme

  • 460,000 sq ft distribution facility

  • £20 million project value

Site location

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