DWP Hub, Talbot Gateway Blackpool
Plans for this new 215,000 sq ft, £100m office development will form part of the third phase of the Talbot Gateway regeneration scheme in Blackpool, led by Muse Developments.
When complete the seven storey office building will become home to over 3000 staff from the Department of Work and Pensions.
Hannan Associates are providing Building Services Engineering Consultancy including Net Zero Carbon operational energy modelling and BREEAM assessor duties for the development.
The building has been designed to be ultra-low energy. Low-carbon heating and cooling to the office will be provided via air source heat pumps. Demand-driven ventilation will also be provided, helping improve indoor air quality while saving energy during periods of reduced occupancy.
The building has been designed to achieve a BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating.
We are working alongside Make Architects, RPS, Chroma, Arup on Muse Development’s design team.
The Talbot Gateway regeneration is transforming Blackpool town centre and will comprise of a new business district and civic quarter, grade A offices, retail space, event space and a new public transport interchange.