Shirebrook Enterprise Centre is a purpose built £3.5 million development specifically developed to encourage high technology development in the Bolsover area.
The system comprises highly serviced office and workshop facilities which have been designed and developed to service the needs of high technology clients. The unit benefits from a sophisticated access control and security system which allows 24 hour access to tenants whilst providing a high level of security. The design has been developed and proven to meet BREEAM ‘Excellent’ and incorporates renewable technology including:-
- Heating utilising gas fired, air source absorption heat pumps
- Photovoltaic arrays
- Wind turbine
The facility also benefits from extremely high speed data connections with data connectivity provided to the units utilising a mixture of CAT6 and dual mode fibre-optic cables.
- Energy saving measures have been incorporated including:-
- Occupation sensors controlling lighting,
- Heating and water usage
- Rainwater harvesting
- High performance glazing
- Automatically controlled passive ventilation
Care has been taken to design the workshops to permit adaptation of the ventilation system to meet specific occupant’s needs.
Water and refrigerant systems within the facility are monitored to detect leaks.