Sika Research & Development Laboratory – Preston

Pettit Singleton Associates were employed to carry out the mechanical and electrical design and supervision services for the new R&D Laboratory.

The project was the construction of a new 3 storey Research & Development Laboratory Facility for Sika Group.

Sika are world leaders in the manufacture of sealants, roofing and flooring products for the construction and automotive industries. The project included the demolition of part of an adjacent building, construction of the new building with extensive fume cupboard and specialist ventilation system, weathering units, spray booths, labs and roof area for product demonstration. Office and conference suites and staff facilities were also incorporated. The approximate area is 1100m2.