Stone cladding starts to transform the facade on 5 Wellington Place, Leeds
Speedclad is carrying out the contract for design, supply and installation of the cladding and glazed facade, in excess of £3 million, on the latest addition to Wellington Place, Leeds.
As we near completion of the curtain walling and glazing package, our team is making great progress with the installation of the natural stone rainscreen cladding, transforming the facade of this flagship commercial development. Speedclad's contract, for Wates Construction, utilises our cladding and curtain walling divisions jointly, enabling us to offer best value and practice in a solution-led integrated package.
Wellington Place is set to become one of the largest and most prestigious city centre business quarters in Europe, offering a combined 1.2 million sq ft of commercial, retail, leisure and residential space. Speedclad has already completed the cladding facades on both buildings 6 and 10 Wellington Place, and this has supported a consistent approach, excellent relationships with the client and other trades and delivery of a high quality product and service.
5 Wellington Place, on the corner of Northern Street and Whitehall Road, is the gateway to the Wellington Place estate. Its enviable location means that it is only 400m from Leeds City Station and within a 10 minute walk of over 70 restaurants and cafes. The 5-storey building will provide high specification offices as well as ground floor retail amenities.