Thurrock Tower, Essex


Thurrock Tower, Essex

Alteration and fit out works of existing building to form a vehicle maintenance unit, de-kit facility and an external wash down area.

Works involved included:-

Division of new warehouse shell building into two areas, by means of a new 2 hour firewall, one side becoming a vehicle maintenance (VMU) facility for delivery vehicles, the other being a de-kit facility for returned packaging to be sorted and organised for recycling.

The VMU has a vehicle inspection, test and maintenance pits formed in the floor, offices formed from a preformed insulated composite wall system and have a specialist fit-out providing vehicle servicing and maintenance facilities.

The de-kit area has pits formed for feed conveyors to bailing machines, compactors installed into the existing docks, a composite walled welfare building with toilets and showers.

Externally, a new interceptor, drainage and screens will be installed to create an area for cleaning out trailers and washing tractor units when necessary.