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Ground breaking ceremony held at new DWP hub in Treforest

Legal & General today announces the start of construction of the new DWP Hub in Treforest with a ground breaking ceremony attended by members of the development team and existing tenants.

19 Jan 2019

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The Treforest Hub is part of the Government’s wider plans to build strong civil servant bases across the UK and will transform the Government’s estate by accommodating workforces in new, purpose-built buildings delivering the tax payer significant savings whilst also providing first class work environments for staff, directly improving their wellbeing. The new 133,000 sq ft building is due for completion in the last quarter of 2020.

The project has been designed by CWA Architects and will be built by BECT Construction, creating over 400 construction jobs. When complete, the new building will be home to more than 1,700 public servants and provide circa 133,000 sq ft of space together with 252 parking spaces and 170 bike parking spaces. The Hub has also been designed to achieve a BREEAM Excellent rating.