Vallance Road, Bethnal Green

I-MEX were appointed to deliver the complete Mechanical and Electrical services to 144 prestige apartments in Bethnal Green for award winning developer Higgins Homes PLC. I-MEX have achieved very efficient progress on site by extensive use of our in-house off-site fabrication facilities and close coordination with other trades.

The mechanical and electrical installations to the mix of Private Sale, Affordable Rented and Shared Ownership apartments included the following services:

  • Energy centre with 1.5 MW gas fired boilers and CHP plant – fully pre-fabricated in our own I-FAB off site facilities and installed on-site by I-FAB fitters
  • Cold water storage tank and cold water booster set with dedicated CAT 5 break tank booster sets to communal areas
  • Primary heat network distribution pipework and boosted cold water distribution pipework – fully pre-fabricated in our own I-FAB off site facilities and installed on-site by I-FAB  fitters
  • Above ground soil and vent stacks in HDPE with both electrofusion and butt welding techniques
  • Complete external powder coated aluminium rainwater downpipes including facades and balcony cascade systems
  • Cavity drainage sump pumps, controls and discharge pipework
  • Heat Interface units and heating distribution pipework to all apartments
  • Hot and cold domestic water services pipework installation to all apartments
  • Thermal insulation to all pipework installations
  • Sanitary ware and brassware to all bathrooms and cloakrooms
  • uPVC soil and waste installations to all apartments
  • Electrical sub mains installations
  • Electrical small power and lighting installations to communal and external areas
  • Complete electrical installations to all apartments
  • IRS, BT and Hyper optic infrastructure wiring
  • Access control and CCTV installations
  • AOV smoke ventilation controls and equipment and Automatic Fire Detection installation to all communal areas incorporating corridor environmental control



Ultimate Client:

Tower Hamlets Council

Main Contractor:

Higgins Homes

M&E Consultant:

Vector Design Building Services


CZWG Architects

M&E Services Value:



July 2019

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