JS Wright lands £8m Docklands contract

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Published: 23 February 2017


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A CGI of how Harbour Central at Canary Wharf in London will look
​Building services specialist J S Wright has secured a contract worth more than £8m to provide the engineering infrastructure systems for a new high-rise development in London’s Docklands.

The company will supply and install the shell and core services for Harbour Central at Canary Wharf on the River Thames in East London for Galliard Homes.​
The two-year contract will support the construction of 642 luxury private apartments across five buildings, including the 41-storey Maine Tower which will contain apartments ranging from studios to penthouses with panoramic city views.

J S Wright will provide low pressure hot water heating and chilled water cooling systems, served by a combined heat and power energy centre installed on the 467ft high roof of the landmark tower.

The company will also equip the scheme with above ground drainage and rainwater harvesting systems, gas services, and domestic hot and cold water services including boosted cold water, along with wet risers, sprinklers, car park and smoke ventilation, and irrigation systems.