Client – Sky
Main Contractor – Lend Lease
Architect – Swanke Hayden
Consultant – Arup
Programme Duration - Jul 08 – March 11
Value – £20M
Area – 30,000M²
Phoenix worked with Bovis Lend Lease to carry out Shell & Core plus Fit Out works to the new Harlequin H1 four storey office, eight TV studios and plant farm. The project comprised of a fit out from new build to create a reception, Client meeting rooms, studio control rooms , edit suites, video rooms, SKY sports news room, communication rooms , roof & undercroft plant rooms, dining area and data distribution suites as well as general office space.
Works undertaken included new medium voltage (11KV) ring circuit to 8 substations, installation of 4 x 11Kv switchgear, generators, 8 Midel filled 11kv – 433 transformers, complete sub mains distribution systems to LV switch panels, dual feeds to all panels and services with manual changeover facilities.

  • 4 UPS systems linked with caste resin busbar systems.
  • Complete earthing system with neutral earthing transformer.
  • AMCO protection system
  • Associated main panels and sub distribution boards and metering
  • Installation, testing and commissioning of sub-mains, final sub circuits, communications baskets and technical earthing systems. Supplies to fire alarm control panels, Vesda BMS and fire safety systems fire detection, voice evacuation and BMS Controls.
  • Low level tracks for office power distribution.
  • Full Dali addressable lighting and emergency lighting system, controlling all lighting and specialist feature lighting within the Atrium, breakout areas, street lighting bollards , lamp posts, LED step lights and meeting suites.
  • Specialist suspended lights in control rooms.
  • Installation of Client’s power for TV and desk requirements.
  • Complete fit-out of roof level plant rooms including power distribution units, containment and associated cabling.
  • System lightning protection, earthing and bonding to all roof equipment.
  • Installation of mechanical plant, power requirements throughout Building Plant Farm and Studios.
  • BMS interfacing containment of all systems, including lighting, security, metering and mechanical plant.