Regional Distribution Centre, North East England

J&D Pierce (Contracts) Ltd successfully secured the contract to design & build this multi floor regional distribution centre in Gateshead. This building comprised of multi- span portal frames exceeding 21m in height complete with large span mezzanine structural steel floor beams & metal floor decking over 3 levels, throughout the entire building footprint.

J&D Pierce were tasked to design, fabricate & deliver this structural steel frame on a fast track basis, working closely with the main contractor & their design team to provide an efficient robust design.

J&D Pierce has one of the most modern automated steel process fabrication facilities in Europe.  This allowed us to produce more than 11,000t of fabricated structural steel components in less than 9 weeks to provide continuous sequenced site deliveries to the multi work zones allocated to our site construction teams.

Utilsing their own fleet of mobile cranes, site plant and edge protection including in-house site construction teams working on planned multi work zones, the installation of the main structural steel frame was completed in less than 9 this was despite working to stringent COVID 19 UK government guide lines for safe site procedures in conjunction with the main contractors H&S procedures. 

J&D Pierce (Contracts) Ltd are again proud to deliver a safe, efficient, quality, product on time.