Exclusive: Carillion wins £55m job to build two residential towers in London’s Royal Victoria Dock
Carillion has won a £55m job to build two residential towers in London’s Royal Victoria Docks, Building can reveal.
The project for developer Hub residential is designed by CZWG Architects.
The scheme, called Hoola, comprises 360 homes for private sale over two towers - one of 23 and the other of 24 storeys.
Construction is scheduled to begin in mid-2014, with completion earmarked for late 2016.
According to construction data analyst Barbour ABI, the job is worth £55m.
John Rodaway, account director at Carillion said: “We are pleased to have been selected for this prestigious project and to be working with Hub Residential to help deliver their ambitious plans to develop new housing in London.
“This project will make an important contribution to the revitalisation of this area.”
Steve Sanham, development director at Hub Residential said: “We’re delighted to have appointed Carillion for our Victoria Docks development.
“They bring a wealth of experience and quality to a scheme that we see as a figurehead for housing development in London that is within reach of hard-working Londoners but does not compromise on design or standards.”