As part of Vodafone’s UK wide OPTICAL LAYER Project, Saradan was appointed as Design & Build contractor to convert a number of leased, shell only warehouse units across England into fibre optic switch sites, effectively small computer rooms with ancillary office and plant room spaces

Saradan were tasked to complete seven sites dotted around England in less than 6 months with only 8-10 weeks on site at each location and up to 3 sites running in parallel.

The average project value was £250,000.

The works involved

  • Interior fit out
  • Builders works to create internal rooms using modular panelling
  • Diesel generator installation
  • Fire detection and Vesda systems
  • Gas suppressions systems
  • Close control air-conditioning
  • Comfort air-conditioning
  • Associated M&E work
  • DC battery system
  • LV switchgear