UKSPA Directory 2017 2017-18 - Page 73

UKSPA Directory 2017 England | Full Member 073 The The Robinson Forum Building is open to at Chesterford the public Research and is a space Park, a thriving to meet, centre eat, collaborate in the Cambridge and network biotech cluster Charles River Laboratories, to the smaller individual office suites of the Mansion House – has created a Park that can truly offer flexibility and scalability of space for companies of all sizes, with smaller R&D companies faring particularly well alongside the major players in the industry. The Science Village building at Chesterford continues the tradition of innovative development. Providing the ideal HQ for both established and start-up companies that need flexible, high quality and prestigious self-contained accommodation, Science Village offers individual R&D suites ranging from 1,515 sq ft to 1,993 sq ft, plus excellent scalability by combining spaces for larger occupation. The fully fitted accommodation features an open plan write-up/admin area, plus a self-contained single office/meeting room, with each suite supported by its own independent, dedicated external plant area. This flexibility of approach is further illustrated by the inspired refurbishment of the stunning Mansion House building. The number and varying size of the rooms ideally meets the needs of companies in the SME and start-up sectors. AN INSPIR ATIONAL , PRODUCTIVE ENVIRONMENT A supportive and nurturing environment attracts the right businesses, helps occupiers to recruit the best people, and facilitates really productive networking. Understanding this “Chesterford Research Park provides has influenced the everything a team needs to innovate, development of the Park in many ways, share ideas, network with peers, and a key element being deliver truly outstanding science” the construction of The Nucleus, a 22,000 sq ft central facilities building, which has transformed the Park community. Occupiers benefit from top quality meeting and conference facilities, plus a café bar, restaurant, and state-of- Tr a n s p o r t l i n k s the-art fitness centre. Designed with extensive use of glass throughout, The Nucleus is full of natural light enhancing the open feel of the space. All sizes of meetings and conferences Great Chesterford station 3 miles can be accommodated, from groups of Audley End station 4 miles 12 up to 200 people. WiFi is available Stansted 20 mins, Heathrow 90 mins throughout the building and each meeting room and conference space has high quality audio-visual equipment. Breakout N e a r by space with wonderful views is available for coffee or informal discussions. Chesterford Research Park is a location truly designed for discovery. It provides high quality R&D space, set in tranquil Cambridge city 20 mins by rail/road and beautiful parkland, with superb Central London 1 hour by rail/road amenities on-site and 24-hour security – everything a team needs to innovate, share ideas, network with peers, and Str a te g i c n e tw o r k deliver truly outstanding science. ■ One Nucleus Cambridge Network