Arup announces first Manchester office relocation in over 40 years

Arup new spaceArup has announced it is to take 20,000 sq ft of Grade A office space at the Carlyle Group’s Three Piccadilly Place in Manchester. The TSK Group has been appointed to design and deliver the engineering and property consultancy’s first new Manchester office relocation in over 40 years. Three Piccadilly Place comprises 190,000 sq ft of flexible workspace over 11 floors, with 9,300 sq ft of retail space on the ground floor. Keith Rudd, Arup Director and leader of Arup’s Manchester office explained: “The relocation has been a major decision, driven by the growth and breadth of services we now offer across a range of sectors. As an employee owned firm, it’s important we have the right environment to attract and retain the best people, to enable us to continue to deliver great work for our clients.”

He added: “TSK demonstrated a good understanding of the culture of our firm, our aims and goals and have translated this into an environment that reflects both the needs of our people and clients.”

Andy Burke, TSK’s Director added “Our appointment by Arup is further evidence that our philosophy of creating great workplaces designed for occupiers to deliver their business objectives is key.  Arup are a great organisation for us to be partnering with and again we see an organisation looking to transform and attract the best talent and deliver excellence to their customers; this workplace will enable them to do so.”