Merit was Principal Contractor for the Design, Construction and fit out of a 2,000m2 three storey office and cleanroom/laboratory building located on a brownfield site.
Merit provided the full design including architectural, M&E and structural engineering. Merit produced the Validation Master Plan, GMP clean room layouts, material and personnel flow and carried out the validation to OQ. The Merit design integrated all services with the process systems and manufacturing requirements.
The building comprises laboratory and cleanroom facilities on the ground floor with a despatch area to the rear of the building and reception area to the front. On the first floor is a large open plan office area and a number of meeting rooms. On the second floor is a plant room to house the heating and ventilation equipment required for the offices and cleanroom areas. To the outside of the building Merit was responsible for the hard and soft landscaping.