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🔊 New project alert!

We have been appointed by SES Engineering Services to support the delivery of Excel London’s major expansion project (phase 3), enhancing the venue's world-class conference, event and exhibition facilities.



Team Ashford will complete the Water Treatment & Hydraulic Commissioning of the new mechanical pipework systems serving the venues multi-functional exhibition and conference facilities. The project will extend the existing facilities by up to 25,000m², on a development site of 2 hectares, providing a 25% increase to the venues existing 100,000m² events campus.

The works will provide seamless connectivity with the existing venue, creating state-of-the art convention facilities, exhibition halls and conference rooms and improved catering amenities. The expansion works also include stunning outdoor spaces with external terraces, along with an enhanced public realm, creating an attractive dock edge with leisure facilities and landscaping.

The scheme will be a Net Zero carbon ready building, utilising 50% recycled steel, targeting BREEAM excellence, with sustainability solutions including PV panels, air source heat pumps, rainwater harvesting, and hybrid ventilation, embedding key principles of Climate Change Adaption into the design.

The major expansion will further enhance ExCeL London’s position as a global leader in the exhibition and convention centre market, creating a new landmark building at the eastern gateway of the campus, ensuring the venue continues to attract global events and audiences to London and the Borough of Newham, contributing to the local and capital’s economy.

Excel London expansion