Goodman Projects

Project Details

Goodman are one of Europe’s leading property developers, building projects across the world with a focus on high quality green infrastructure and public realm.  Macgregor Smith have advised on the Goodman development programme for over 30 business campuses, where greenspace is a key brand item. Our role has included defining and developing the Goodman ‘Brand’, ensuring it maintains its renowned quality of landscape presentation, whilst also developing principles for improving sustainability.  Following the principles of the ‘brand’, we have developed masterplan frameworks for business parks both in the UK and overseas, working with Goodman’s design teams to design and implement numerous landscape schemes for Goodman’s new and existing developments.

Design Details

  • Development of a major new quarter and community at Hatfield Business Park - 700 acres of mixed use including country park, residential, business, district centre, cycleway and major landscape infrastructure works
  • Centrica headquarters at Oxford Business Park - a landscape designed to meet BREEAM Excellent, incorporating native wildlife planting, rain gardens and a green roof
  • Masterplanning, detailed design and construction supervision for a world leading pharmaceutical company headquarters, creating a ‘European Knowledge Centre’ - a series of buildings arranged around a central courtyard with therapeutic gardens and a cherry tree grove with café terrace
Location:

Reading / Oxford / Farnborough / Hatfield / Gloucester / Madrid / Barcelona / Shanghai

Client:

Goodman UK Ltd

Architects:

Aukett Swanke / Scott Brownrigg / Frank Shaw Associates

Engineers:

Baynham Meikle Partnership / Atkins

Contractors:

Willerby Landscapes / Whiting Landscape / Gavin Jones / Reliance / Nurture / Integritas