Posted 2 July, 2018 OBI NEWS
Engineering consultancy firm, SRL Technical Services Ltd has taken 1,402 sq ft on the first floor of Canada House, 3 Chepstow Street, Manchester. The company has taken a 5 year lease.
The company has relocated its South Manchester office from Lynnfield House, Altrincham into Manchester City Centre. OBI are project managing the design and fit-out of SRL Technical Service’s new office.
Tris Edwards, Regional Manager, SRL Technical Services said: “The move to the city centre will allow us to work more closely with our clients and expose us to more opportunities Manchester has to offer. Canada House is a close-knit community with dynamic businesses and is a fantastic place for us to work”.
George Haddo, LJ Real Estate said: “I am delighted to know SRL Technical Services appreciates the modern yet diverse settings of Canada House. The building continues to generate interest from the businesses in Manchester and we look forward to announcing further transactions soon.”
Debbie Meredith, Transactions and Asset Management, OBI said: “It is fantastic to witness Canada House transform into a vibrant workspace that appeals to all types of businesses from a wide and diverse range of sectors. I am pleased to welcome SRL Technical Services into Canada House.”
The deal follows soon after recruitment agency, Axon Moore taking 3,007 sq ft on the same floor last month and an additional three new occupiers taking the following suites:
– Boomerang Communications Limited, a PR Agency have taken 422 sq ft
– Healthwatch Manchester who gather feedback of local health and social care services have taken 272 sq ft-
– NuuK Digital, who specialise in digital marketing have taken 486 sq ft
The deal leaves only one suite available in Canada House, which is 1,660 sq ft and this can be sub-divided to create office suites from 250 sq ft upwards.
OBI has project managed the £3 million transformation of the Grade-II Listed building. The project includes a new cycle park in the basement, the recently opened Clink café, meeting spaces and screening room have all added to the ground floor.
OBI is the sole leasing agent and acted on behalf of building owner LJ Real Estate.