Ruskin Square: How to breathe new life into a failing car park

Ruskin Square: How to breathe new life into a failing car park

What’s the vision? To reinvigorate a tired 1960s concrete car park and make it fit for purpose in the increasingly vibrant Croydon town centre. What was the problem with Ruskin Square? Although this car park near East Croydon train station was still within its...
Mark Potter at the Parking and Property Conference

Mark Potter at the Parking and Property Conference

Mark Potter presented to delegates at the one day Parking and Property 2017 Conference in London together with Peter Dijkhuis, Urban design director from CBRE, a combined talk on the car park of the future.  As a building type, car parks are likely to become...
Start of multi-storey project at Ipswich Crown Car Park

Start of multi-storey project at Ipswich Crown Car Park

Ipswich’s Crown Street Car Park will close on May 22 to allow the start of a seven-month project to build a new multi-storey on the site. The 236-space surface park will be replaced by a £5.5m 546-space multi-storey which is due to open in January next year. Ipswich...
Ruskin Square multi-storey car park achieves Practical Completion

Ruskin Square multi-storey car park achieves Practical Completion

Ruskin Square multi-storey car park refurbishment and external landscaping which forms part of the Croydon Gateway estate has achieved Practical Completion in January 2017 and is being operated by Jones Lang Lasalle. The concrete structure and façade have been fully...
Parking & Property 2014

Parking & Property 2014

Now in its fourth year, this one day seminar is for developers, owners and operators of off street parking facilities. The theme of this year’s seminar is ‘Smarter Car Parks’ where presentations and discussions will revolve around the latest systems,...
St Petersfield MSCP

St Petersfield MSCP

This new Multi-Storey Car Park (MSCP) is starting on site early in 2014 and will form part of St. Petersfield, a new business quarter within half a mile of Ashton?under?Lyne town centre. The new MSCP will be a steel structure, its 3.5 parking levels accommodating a...