Leonardo Helicopters, Yeovil: transforming a hi-tech manufacturer’s heating & plumbing
Project value: £120,000
Concept Group (Wigan) Ltd was selected to completely overhaul heating and plumbing systems at the UK headquarters of aerospace manufacturer Leonardo Helicopters. The £2 billion turnover UK operation of the Italian aerospace, security and defence specialist employs 7,000 people across six bases in the UK.
The client was able to rely on Concept Group’s skilled in-house team to undertake all works. Commercial considerations on the client side meant our team had to meet a challenging deadline to complete the installation throughout Leonardo Helicopters’ office premises.
Works consisted of:
► Introduction of energy-saving air source heat pumps
► Installation &commissioning of two new Hitachi boilers
► Fitting of Gledhill indirect pressurised cylinder
► Comprehensive new pipework, insulation and radiators
► Installation of new sanitary ware throughout the premises
► The setting up of an above-ground drainage system