Title: Trinity Kitchen, Trinity Centre Leeds
Client: Land Securities
Duration : 16 Weeks
Form of contract: JCT Intermediate with Contractors Design
Trinity Kitchen, a new addition to the Leeds Trinity shopping centre combining high-street restaurants, cafés, bars and street food retailers. Developed by Land Securities and designed by interior experts Fusion, Trinity Kitchen is a combination of warehouse and street alley styling, featuring individual zones inspired by urban environments.
The1,840m2 Trinity Kitchen area consisted of the provision of a number of themed zones-BarLounge / GardenZone /StreetAlley /Urban Park / Warehouse Zone and finally the Street Zone all fully fitted out, as well as permanent restaurant operators.
Remodelling of the area to provide public toilets and ancillary areas for Trinity Kitchen comprising of food preparation/stores and staff facilities including new floor, wall and ceiling finishes together with new services,fixtures, fittings and equipment. The fit out and coordination of Client direct shop fitters and suppliers to ensure the full completion of all flexible catering areas and the permanent cafes and bars.
The works included a full Mechanical and Electrical Installation package for all services and extensive Contractor Design input from the earliest stages.
Customers can interact with a large format touchscreen within the Trinity Kitchen space, on which they can play food-related games.
Permanent restaurant operators opening at Trinity Leeds include: Pho Cafe, Chip + Fish, Chicago Rib Shack, Tortilla and PizzaLuxe. There is also boutique bar offering, 360 Champagne & Cocktails and Notes Café.
Liaison With Tenants And Adjoining Occupants:
For this project we appointed a dedicated Contracts Manager, whose role was to undertake regular meetings and ensure both the Client Project Manager and adjoining owners/tenants were constantly updated and involved in progress meetings regarding scope of work, expected programme of events and periods of noisy and disruptive working.
The Contractor Manager co-ordinated and facilitated access for Tenants and identified client direct shop fitters, providing a ‚tenant pack™ to all stakeholders for review and approval 14 days prior to site commencement.