Fish Island Village
Phases 1 and 2

Hackney Wick – London 

Project Data

Client: Hill and Peabody Trust
Architect: Haworth Tompkins, Pitman Tozer and London Goode
Contract Duration: 26 Months
Contract Value: £11,500,000

Fish Island Village 1 & 2 is a vast award-winning mixed-use development at Hackney Wick in London. Designed and built by housebuilder Hill and housing association Peabody with the area’s industrial heritage in mind, the scheme aims to create a lively and vibrant canalside community.

J S Wright was responsible for installing, testing and commissioning the mechanical services for all 423 one, two and three-bedroom private and affordable apartments, along with a concierge, gym and underground parking, in the first two phases of the development comprising 16 blocks.

J S Wright also provided the services for The Trampery, a ground floor level network of workspaces on the development, managed by the social enterprise of the same name.

Mechanical Installations – Apartments
  • Mains cold water supply from site boundary to storage tank and booster set in basement energy centre, with distribution pipework to all flats
  • Natural gas supply from bulk gas meter to communal boilers in energy centre
  • LTHW heating from community gas boilers in energy centre to apartment HIU boilers for domestic hot water service and underfloor heating
  • Hot and cold-water systems, including pipework and boosted cold-water feed from energy centre to apartment HIUs to serve all domestic appliances
  • Mechanical ventilation heat recovery systems serving apartment blocks and concierge
  • Local supply and extract systems to energy centre, cleaners’ cupboards and bin stores
  • Rainwater drainage pipes for balconies
  • Above ground drainage to remove soil, waste and overflows from all flats and energy centre to underground drainage system
  • Sanitaryware to all apartment blocks and cleaners’ cupboards, including internal rainwater installation
  • Building Management System (BMS) for controlling and monitoring main plant, including metering for individual apartment energy consumption complete with a prepayment system
Mechanical Installations – The Trampery
  • Boosted cold water supply from existing cold-water connection
  • LTHW heating via indirect HIUs for delivering instantaneous hot water to radiators, including hot and cold-water pipework
  • Passive and extract ventilation systems and above ground drainage
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