Main Contractor: Laing O'Rourke
Project Value: £2.2M
Commencement Date: August 2017
Duration: 48 weeks
Sector: Retail
Scope of Work: Partitioning, dry lining and ceilings


Astins are delivering an extension onto the existing intu Watford shopping centre. The extended works will be over 400,000 Sq. ft. The shopping centre will host even more great retailers and services including a nine-screen IMAX Cineworld cinema.

This is a massive job requiring 10,000 ­m² in soffit insulation alone! Intu Watford will have a total of 1.4 million sq ft, which will make it one of the UK’s largest in-town shopping centres, once work has completed.

Astins Benefit

The client was impressed by our design ability which aided in winning the job. Everyone involved got on well and formed good working relationships.