In the North
ARE UNDER £1M
‘ WE HAVE DELIVERED PROJECTS AS SMALL
AS £5K AND AS LARGE AS £30M IN THE NORTH
Overbury is a main contractor that
specialises in fit out and refurbishment.
Our approach is always tailored to the
needs of the project, the client and
the professional team.
Investments Fit out Development Construction Affordable housing Here for you today
We’re part of the Morgan Sindall
Group plc, a quoted construction
group employing over 11,000
people with an annual revenue
of £2bn. Our company has a solid
foundation with the ability to offer
clients real security and peace
delivering your PWC
projects Hewlett Packard
Overbury covers the Northern region from Edinburgh
bases in Manchester and Leeds. We also Glasgow
have teams employed in Scotland to cover
projects in the north of our region.
Newcastle upon Tyne
Jemella Ltd – GHD
Clients and consultants choose Leeds
Overbury to carry out one off
projects, frameworks and aftercare.
Projects can vary in value from a Newcastle upon Tyne
few thousand pounds to £30m
and could be under various
We are a strong local team with Lancaster
expert knowledge offering the
highest levels of delivery and value Liverpool
to projects across the Northern
market using a local supply chain.
Beachcroft Network Rail
Manchester York and Manchester
Chester BT Plusnet
What makes us different
Professional • Easy to work with • Dependable • Honest • Trusted
Specialist expertise, National reach, Always available,
local knowledge consistent standards even after completion
You benefit from true local Every Overbury project is delivered Our clients benefit from a dedicated
expertise because we specialise to our high quality standard, called aftercare team. This expert team is
in refurbishment and fit out in Perfect DeliveryTM, using the tried also available for smaller elements
the Northern region. We have and tested processes and procedures. of work which means you receive
completed over £100m worth the same level of quality and do
of projects for clients from many Proven local supply chain not need to take risks with a new
sectors and parts of the region. The best subcontractors in the contractor.
market want to work on Overbury
Simplifying the process, projects. This is because we treat Working with an
keeping it simple them with respect, provide safe and award winning team
We offer an integrated design stimulating projects, pay fairly and Our team has been consistently
and build service for clients on time. Your experience with us recognised in national and local
seeking a one-stop approach. will be tailored to your exact needs awards over the last four years.
We simplify the process for you. and the standards that underpin our So you don’t just have to take our
We design, manage the cost delivery are world class. word for our passion for perfection.
information and construction
management with a single team Overbury is accredited to ISO 9001
providing a seamless service. for quality, ISO 14001 for
environment, and OHSAS 18001
for health and safety.
We work your way Business as usual
Our teams adapt to the unique Overbury has extensive experience of
needs of your project, business, working within occupied buildings.
staff and team. This ensures that We can programme a refurbishment
you get the most appropriate level project to fit around your operations
of resource and best value for your without disruptions, allowing you
exact requirement. Our expertise to continue with your business.
gives you a number of different
methods for approaching your High quality without
project, whether it be a traditional complications
approach or a full turnkey design The service you receive from us
and build solution. is based upon quality assured
processes and is delivered by
Strong relationships motivated and talented project
We believe in building strong, teams. The Overbury experience
honest and lasting relationships removes the effort and risk from you
with our clients, subcontractors and as a client and optimises the input
professional teams. We’re good at of your professional team, ensuring
it too – we have one of the highest a smooth, high quality delivery.
recommendation and re-commission
rates in the industry. Working with consultants
We work alongside professional
Competitive costs teams, be they, project managers,
and delivery financial consultants, services
Overbury offer a cost effective consultants or specialist consultants.
and market competitive service by Our approach is very much about
utilising its extensive supply chain appreciating each team member’s
and passing on the benefit of our aspirations and assisting where ever
procurement influence. possible to ensure the individual
needs of all our clients are met.
Your project will have full time
management ensuring quality,
a successful completion and final
account without surprises.
A SELECTION OF OUR HIGH
PROFILE PROJECTS THAT BBC GHD
HAVE SHAPED THE REGION MEDIACITYUK LEEDS
These are projects where quality and confidence of delivery was SALFORD The creation of a new international
headquarters for GHD based in the
of paramount importance to both client and consultant teams. Appointed to manage the landmark building Bridgewater
creation of the BBC’s new facility Place in the heart of Leeds.
at MediaCityUK. A project that The scheme provides vibrant and
encompassed the fit out of four exciting office space together with
separate buildings, careful integration state of the art training facilities
of the technical infrastructure and a for visiting stylists to The Academy
new approach ensuring delivery of based on the ground floor.
the high quality bespoke joinery
The refurbishment of over 175,000 This project provided two floors
sq ft of office accommodation split of open plan office space together
into four phases including a large with flexible conference facilities
high security data facility. All works and client meeting rooms.
were carried out with staff in
occupation. Our early involvement in providing
a high quality, acoustic rated, curved
glazed solution was essential to
create a discreet environment.
OVER 90% OF OUR PROJECTS ARE UNDER BARCLAYS
£1M, MANY ARE LESS THAN £150K SHEFFIELD
The creation of a brand new
Whilst these projects are of a smaller value each and every client is just as important corporate office identity for Barclays
to us. These projects are often more challenging because they involve working which was designed, developed
in occupied space and carrying out works in unsociable hours. and piloted in Sheffield. It is now
being rolled out nationally.
Our early involvement helped
provide a fast construction period
for Beachcroft’s new regional office.
Local student competitions were
held to provide the artwork through
the facility creating a unique and
interesting feel to the client spaces.
We have carried out a number
of projects throughout the region,
from simply replacing front entrances
to the creation of new office space.
SKY Work always needs to be carefully
planned around the live environment,
whilst maintaining a flexible
approach to the business needs.
Sky engaged us to deliver a number
of call centre environments through
the region, looking at small training
facilities as well as news support
and staff recreational areas.
25% OF OUR PROJECTS ARE NORTH
FOR PUBLIC SECTOR CLIENTS YORKSHIRE
In our experience no two public sector projects run the same POLICE
way. We don’t believe in forcing yours into a rigid system
just because it’s the way we do things. We have a teamwork COMMAND
approach to find the best solution that will suit your needs. CENTRE
Fact A particularly challenging
project, which incorporated the
Over 70% of leading refurbishment of a live 999 Call
Centre during its 24/7 operation
trade contractors prefer
for North Yorkshire Police. It was
to work on an Overbury essential that we provided flexibility
project than another fit to ensure that there was no
out company’s disruption to this essential service.
(source: Benchmark Research)
Our Dun and Bradstreet
rating is 4A1 – the highest AUDIT
company rating in the fit
A £300k project to relocate the
We are Constructionline Audit Commission to new offices
registered and Exor in Leeds. The fit out included a
accredited bespoke reception area in addition
to some fun design concepts
We are Achilles and throughout the office and
This 16,000 sq ft of office space
was stripped out to create a new
administration centre in Liverpool.
The objective of the project was to
relocate a number of smaller sites
into one regional centre.
WE CARRY OUT REFURBISHMENT AT MANCHESTER
HIGHER AND FURTHER EDUCATION UNIVERSITY
ESTABLISHMENTS The refurbishment of 14 lecture
theatres and a suite of dry
Our portfolio includes teaching and social spaces, laboratories, laboratories throughout the campus
catering facilities, lecture theatres and leisure areas. Our flexible within the summer recess. The key
approach means we are able to work alongside a client, challenges included working within
appointed professional team or provide a complete turnkey live academic environments and
scheduling our works around exam
times and graduation seminars.
This fast track project involved the complete transformation of three main
lecture theatres within the Faraday Complex. We gave the client team
confidence that we were able to deliver this important project within
the timescales available.
The university acquired an existing
building in the centre of Leeds to UNIVERSITY
accommodate their law faculty unit.
44,000 sq ft of new offices for
academic and administrative staff as Shell and core fit out of 107,000 sq ft
well as mock court rooms and class of high spec state of the art media
rooms were very carefully and facility over four floors of a multi
sympathetically created within this tenanted building. The technical install
period property. included provision of six TV and radio
studios as well as the integration of
data and media systems required to
operate a world leading media
REFURBISHMENT AND FIT OUT AEGON
CAN HELP TO ATTRACT AND LEEDS
The complete transformation of the
RETAIN TENANTS entrance and landlord areas was
carried out whilst all tenants
We can help building owners to achieve high
remained in occupation. The
quality and cost effective solutions for empty existing entrance of this city centre
spaces and tenants approaching lease breaks. property was replaced with a new
glass façade and revolving doors
together with pavement alterations.
Careful planning and continual
tenant liaison was essential to the
success of this project.
One of a few projects Overbury
has carried out at Lingley Mere,
Warrington, a £400k office
refurbishment project which needed
to be completed within seven weeks
to accommodate the incoming
tenant. Early involvement with both
ST MARTIN’S the landlord and incoming tenant
was essential for us to deliver the
PROPERTY project complete with furniture
in the tight timescales required.
MANCHESTER AND LEEDS
We have delivered a number of schemes for this client including East
Parade, Leeds and Boulton House, Manchester. These projects include
refurbishment of receptions and common areas as well as the upgrade
of floor space. The priority is always to work within a tight financial
framework to ensure the competitiveness of the space for the landlord.
SOME OF OUR CLIENTS PREFER
A ONE STOP APPROACH
We have the skill and resource to design and build your fit out
and refurbishment project; preparing designs, managing cost NHS
information, construction management and furniture MANCHESTER
solutions all with a single team. After taking the initial brief from
the client and a number of design
workshop meetings, we were able
to conclude a design solution in line
KPMG with the client’s expectations. Final
selection of finishes and furniture
enabled this 50,000 sq ft project
This project involved refurbishment of 12,000 sq ft over two floors within a
to be completed inside 11 weeks.
fully occupied building. The works comprised of heavy demolition of the front
façade, new structural glazed entrance together with client facing reception
areas and meeting suite. All works were designed and developed closely with
the client team.
MARKS & FLETCHERS
The creation of a new Business We worked with Fletchers Solicitors
Service Centre in the centre of to design and develop the relocation
Manchester required careful design of their business to new headquarters
development to deliver a warm and in Southport. The key to the scheme
open office space within eight was to ensure that all the staff were
weeks. One of the key areas for accommodated on a single open plan
the client on this project was the floor, embracing open communication
integration of a fully serviced social and knowledge sharing. The ground
breakout facility. floor accommodates their client
facing meeting suite together with
soft break out space and an inspiring
boardroom which reflects their
strong established reputation
within their industry.
Our aftercare approach provides a seamless
quality service from our fit out team into our
aftercare service. Offering assistance and
support whenever it is needed following the
completion of a fit out project and during
its life cycle occupation.
Towards the completion of the
project the designated aftercare
manager will work alongside the
fit out team to fully understand
the workings of the building and
develop relationships with the users
and facilities teams. As part of the
service the aftercare manager
will be on call with the original
construction team to continually
The team is also on hand for any
ongoing moves and changes that
may develop during the life cycle
of your environment.
We’re a strong passionate team who are
experts in our fields and with exceptional
local knowledge. Over 60% of our team
have been with us for over five years – so
we believe we’re doing something right. Cathy Heywood
Our Passion for Perfection begins with our Leeds
staff. Talented people are at the heart of 0113 241 2000
our core values and something that we
pride ourselves on.
Please get in touch to find out for yourself.
0161 829 3400
The Zenith Building, 26 Spring Gardens, Manchester M2 1AB
T 0161 829 3400
Fountain House, 4 South Parade, Leeds LS1 5QX
T 0113 241 2000
www.overbury.com Part of Morgan Sindall Group plc