PHOENIX SYSTEMS : Cardens Commercial Fit Out

Cardens Commercial Fit Out

CLIENT: Cardens.
LOCATION: Hove, East Sussex
SECTOR: Accountants

Our clients, a medium sized Sussex based accountancy firm were moving into new premises previously used as a Casino in a Grade 2 Listed building. They approached us early on in the project and after several meetings we were appointed as Principal Contractor and Designer.

The very challenging brief was to revamp the existing tired space into a high specification prestige office; complete with partner’s offices, open plan office spaces, a canteen area and new reception & meetings spaces. Acting as Principal Contractor Phoenix ensured that the project was notified to the HSE and undertook all required Health and Safety work before, during and upon completion of the project.

Working with HOP (Hemsley Orrell Partnership) we produced the necessary calculations / surveys and carried out structural works allowing the space to be opened up. As always, we produced full working drawings and worked with the client to ensure we created the workspace they required and more.

Stripping out the workspace we uncovered and were able to restore various original features which the client was keen to preserve. We created a focal point in the partner’s area installing seamless glazed doors and screens allowing the existing historical stained glass windows to remain a prominent element of the space.

We also uncovered an old roof light within the loft space. Using a bit of ingenuity, we were able to allow this light into the building through a restored borrowed light system; allowing the workspace below to feel that little bit bigger and brighter.

Creating unique lighting plans and desk layouts we were able to engage with the client’s staff allowing them to have the input into our design. With the use of contemporary floor coverings, we were able to demarcate the various operations within their working teams without the need to divide up the area.

The transformation was truly amazing and provided the client with a workspace which has set them apart from their competitors. Since the refit the company has continued to grow and has progressed on to become renowned for their services in the local area.

Services Provided :

• Project Management (CDM Principal Contractor)
• Full Drawings and Space Planning
• Design Works
• Strip Out
• Partitioning
• Glazed Screens & Glass Doors
• Bespoke Glass Manifestations
• Suspended Ceilings
• Lighting, Power & Data
• Office Canteen
• Decoration
• Plumbing & Heating System
• Flooring including: Walnut carpet tiles and sheet vinyl
• Bespoke Carpentry & Joinery
• Specialist stained glass repair
• Plastering
• Specialist LED lighting with a colour changing element

Turnkey Solutions

Take a look at our process and book a free consultation today.

  • Arrange a site visit

    One of our project managers will come to your premises to talk throughyour all your wants and needs from your new floor. Whilst there they will takemeasurements allowing us to head back to the office to produce the initial space design.

  • AutoCAD Drawing

    We will produce AutoCAD drawings showing the space you have and various options for your new floor. At this stage we can also begin to plan for how the spacewill be used (looking at your storage requirements or perhaps where to locate your new office space).

  • Fully itemised quotation

    Once you are happy that we have produced the best solutionavailable for your space, we can provide you with a quotation for the works. Our quotationsitemise the whole process for you, allowing you to be sure we have everything you need inhand.

  • Project planning

    When the go-ahead is given by yourselves, Phoenix will work with you toensure the work is carried out within your time frame and with minimal disruption to your business. At the end of this process you will be presented with a project program, health and safety document and any details of building controls consent (should this be required).

  • Fully-managed Installation

    At Phoenix systems we strongly believe in building relationships.Therefore your project work will always be handled by the same Project Managerthroughout, from quotation to completion. Making sure the build is carried out to thehighest standards and in a health and safety conscious manner, our project managers will beon hand to answer all your questions throughout the process.


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