The latest phase of the high-performance technology business park will enable new businesses to join a growing motor sport community, including eight of the 11 F1 constructor teams and many supply chain companies that serve the motorsport industry.

  • Client: Readie Construction Limited
  • Project: Silverstone Park, Phase 1
  • Location: Towcester
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Value: £1.2m
  • Contract Duration: 28 Weeks
  • Service: Groundworks

Overview

We were appointed as a groundworks specialist for the construction of a new industrial park consisting of 14 units of varying sizes at the location of one of the overflow car parks of the Silverstone Race track. Phase 1 totalled 37,500m2 of the 1,000,000m2 of planning permission in the local vicinity which will include further expansion of the phase 1 park to include further industrial units and a new hotel.

The subcontract element of the works included the installation of concrete foundations & ground beams along with all underground drainage and services (c8km of runs in total) and the installation of a 65,000m3 sewage water treatment tank. External works included kerbs to roads, edgings to footpaths, landscape shaping and the formation of a new access road into the park.