UKSPA Directory 2017 2017-18 - Page 223

UKSPA Directory 2017 England | Full Member 223 The The brand Forum proposition is open for to Silverstone the public Park and is is being a space developed to meet, to eat, reflect collaborate the brand’s and iconic, network global nature Communit y De velopment At Silverstone Park, MEPC proactively engages with occupiers to offer valuable PR and B2B networking opportunities. MEPC has a professional team based on the estate. This includes a Commercial Director, Estate Facilities Manager, Occupier Liaison and Marketing Assistant, administration and reception staff. A social committee with full occupier input adds to the work-life balance for employees. There is also ongoing investment in signage plus re-profiling and maintenance of the estate’s landscaping. Facilities & Services A major refurbishment by MEPC of Silverstone Park’s Innovation Centre has included superfast broadband, professional meeting rooms for hire and hot desk facilities. Offices starting at 200 sq ft in size are available, as is the option of Virtual Tenancy agreements which include full telephone reception service and access to stylish new meeting rooms. MEPC’s latest speculative development of 125,000 sq ft of industrial units are ideal for high-tech companies and are available to let. These range in size from 5,000 sq ft to 30,000 sq ft. Also available to let are the Buckingham Road units ranging in size from 5,000 sq ft to 10,000 sq ft. Future “Ultimately, MEPC’s vision is to De velopments create a leading global destination The Master Plan includes planning for innovation, engineering, and consent across 130 business development” acres of development land, with opportunities for bespoke developments for specific companies on a pre-let basis as well as the development of new Tr a n s p o r t l i n k s speculative buildings. Rese arch & Technology Links The Silverstone Technology Cluster is at the forefront of global technological innovation, skilled at solving engineering problems and delivering solutions. The Cluster is also recognised as a global draw for engineering talent. Additionally MEPC works closely with education establishments based on-site including the National College for Motorsport and the University Technology College (UTC) Silverstone to support the skills agenda. ■ M1 (J15-J15A-16) and M40 (J10-11) East, West & Midland main rail lines H’row, B’ham, Luton, S’sted, E Mids N e a r by Buck’ham, N’hampton, Oxford Silverstone Grand Prix circuit Cambridge-MK-Oxford Corridor Str a te g i c n e tw o r k Silverstone Technology Cluster Silverstone Metrology Network SIGs (Engineering, IoT, Big Data etc)