May 11, 2009

About Metro, Trafford Road, Salford Quays, M5 3nn

Eco-Friendly Grade A Office Suite To Let

Metro offers top quality offices to rent in Salford Quays, occupying one of the most high profile positions. This office building provides fantastic Grade A office space close to all the retail, leisure and public transport amenities and within easy walking distance of MediaCityUK.

The Exchange Quay Metrolink station immediately adjoins the building (with a journey time of c. 10 minutes to Manchester City Centre) and  Junction 3 of the M602 motorway is only 3 minutes by car.

The building and office space has been designed and constructed to the highest possible standards, with full access raised floors, air conditioning, suspended ceilings and recessed LG7 lighting with motion sensors in all offices. The building has an impressive full height, manned reception and a secure car park (over 2 levels) at a ratio of 1:313 sq ft, plus dedicated motorbike and cycle parking with shower/changing/locker facilities.

Many companies now have an environmental policy and aim to reduce their carbon footprint.  METRO helps office occupiers achieve this through its’ design. Metro is one of only 2 office buildings within Greater Manchester (outside the city centre) to have been awarded an “EXCELLENT” BREEAM Rating, recognising the fact that the office space is extremely environmentally friendly and energy efficient in its’ construction and design. The following features go towards the building’s “green” credentials:

  • Excellent public transport connectivity
  • Low energy consumption
  • Energy efficient air conditioning
  • High performance glazing/solar glare reduction
  • Cycle facilities, showers etc.
  • Use of sustainable timber
  • Daylight adjusted office lighting lux levels
  • Automatic light switching
  • Water saving measures
  • Reduction of CO2 emissions
  • Efficient design
  • Pollution minimisation
  • Waste management/recycling measures

The available office space comprises a suite of c. 6,520 sq ft on level 2.  The space is open plan and ready to receive an incoming tenant’s fit-out.

  • Up to 200 Mbps broadband speeds
  • Impressive full height atrium entrance and manned reception
  • 4 pipe/2 pipe fan coil air conditioning (energy efficient)
  • Full access raised floors (with min 120mm void)
  • Suspended ceilings
  • Recessed LG7 lighting with daylight adjustment and automatic motion sensor switching
  • Intelligent Building Management System
  • Fully DDA compliant
  • 24/7 access & security
  • Secure by design
  • Secure on-site parking (1:313 sq ft)
  • Showers and cycling facilities
  • Metrolink station next door (10 mins to city centre)
  • Manchester Airport 20 minutes drive (10 miles)
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Superfast 200 Mbps 20 Mbps

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Level 2
6,520 sq ft


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