Select Interiors

Concept to Completion for Colas



Select Interiors completed office design & fit out for The Colas Group, world leaders in road construction. The railway division is one of Europe’s leading providers of rail infrastructure services. In the UK Colas Rail combines the engineering skills of specialist businesses to providing total solutions in all aspects of railway infrastructure

Select Interiors won the bid against stiff competition including a North West fit out company giant. Out of the four companies tendering for the works Select Interiors were selected for a combination of creativity and competitive pricing




The brief; to design and fit out shell on 10th floor of City Tower in Piccadilly, a towering presence in central Manchester’s cluster of office blocks. Works to include full design & fit out. Incorporating seamless glass executive Meeting Rooms, Boardroom, Store, Server, Cloakroom and Staff Kitchen. Alteration to existing lighting and small power. The wiring of all power and data including distribution throughout. Air Conditioning to Server |Room, plaster and seamless glass full height partitions, acoustic treatments, flooring, bespoke fitted full height storage, flooring, desks, seating,

Select Interiors Ltd provided a Concept to Completion turnkey one stop solution to include all submissions for Landlords & Building Control approvals, CDM coordinator and Sub Consultant fees. The project was completed a week early and without any variations to the estimate provided to the client.




Other local projects currently in progress include further works for old friends O’Connell East Architects on The Old Post Office in the Northern Quarter. An exciting new Bar Concept ‘The Allotment’ again in the Northern Quarter and a the design and fit out of Time Recruitment Ltd’s head office in Ancoats. The design and fit out of a Management Suite for Capital Properties, developers and Property Managers of Spinningfilelds. Another project at Giorgio Armani in Spinningfields with more works pending a delivery of materials from their head office in Milan.

During. Building the Executive Meeting Rooms



Hot off the press; Just completed a batch of Warehouse re-fits for a national supermarket chain in Walton, Huyton, Breck Road, Doncaster & Dumbarton. Works included Site Management / supervision of the client’s nominated sprinkler & warehouse racking contractors. Select achieved high scores for performance, communication and Health & Safety. We were particularly pleased with an e-mail received from one of the client’s toughest Project Managers saying what a wonderful job we had done for him in Dumbarton. A further 2 projects were completed last week for the same client facilitating a roll out of Click and Collect shopping units in Hazel Grove & Billingham in the North East. Last but not least,  the design and fit out of Time Recruitment Ltd’s head office in Ancoats.

During. Furniture Delivery.


During. Fitting the Glazed Meeting and Boardroom.



The Staff Kitchen.


All of the projects above will be the subject of further blogs, one of which will have a short film. The majority of the works above are repeat business, which would indicate we are doing something right. The project for Colas Rail was a first but hopefully be yet another client that uses our service regularly. Select Interiors are currently working on interior design and space planning plus full Cat A & Cat B fit out of Head Office in Swindon. Time Recruitment Ltd have asked Select Interiors to design a Basement extension to the offices just refurbished last week. Select have won tenders for a further 3 projects for the national supermarket chain.

The A Team



The team at Select Interiors would like to thank all the clients above (should they read this blog) for their valued enquiries and business, and we look forward to being of further service in the near future 

Signed The Select Team


After. The Completed Job.





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