MBDA laboratory refurbishment

Client: MBDA Missile Systems

MBDA Missile Systems - The only integrated defence company to provide missiles and missile systems for each branch of the armed forces (air, sea, land).


Filton, Bristol


21 weeks over two phases

Contract value




The brief:

These works consisted of the removal of existing internal walls & partitioning, reconfiguring existing electrical installation systems and incorporating new where necessary. Installation of a new A/C and ventilation installation. Installation of all new doors and soft flooring. Installation of ESD flooring in required areas. Upgrade agreed areas to FR60 walls. Installation of a new drop curb to the outside to enable a forklift truck to load in and out the building & install new bifold doors. Fully decorate all agreed areas.

Key challenges:

  • Working in live environment
  • Top level security clearance
  • Challenging refurbishment
  • Amendments to existing staff access
  • Delivery and storage constrictions

The solutions:

  • Full Category B Design & Refurbishment of technical offices & laboratories
  • Close working with the client team to identify & maintain services to existing building
  • Improved access for large, bulky deliveries into the building

Sweet Projects have designed, built and delivered a project which excelled our expectations.

- Adam Said - Project Manager - MBDA UK LTD