"Goodman worked closely with us to secure planning for the 109,520 sq ft print centre for printing and distribution of the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday. The speed of turnaround was remarkable, planning consent for the centre was secured in October 2011, and construction completed on schedule, in less than eight months. The delivery of this facility was a result of a strong working relationship between Goodman and Harmsworth Printing. We now have a building of exceptional quality and sustainability that best exemplifies our approach to our customers and staff."
Martin Hunt, Harmsworth Printing Ltd
“With a turnover in excess of £600m pa and employing over 800 staff, Commercial Services is one of Kent’s largest businesses. Having reorganised its corporate structure, the business is now in a position to seize the opportunities for further growth into both the public and private sectors. The team at Goodman wholly understood the position and reacted swiftly in designing and costing a bespoke facility and concluding a deal to meet our demanding timetable. Goodman assisted in making the transition as smooth as possible and the building is progressing on time and to budget. Goodman will also provide fit out to further improve financial and timescale efficiencies. With Goodman’s assistance, we are on target to be fully operational by the end of the year.”
Alan Horton, Programme Manager, Commercial Services, Kent County Council
"We have been delighted with Goodman's ability to deliver both the 470,000 sq ft building and a major infrastructure scheme on schedule. Their team was able to agree the details of the complex project swiftly and work in partnership with us to secure a sucessful project."
Mark Leonard, Head of Logistics (South), Co-operative Food Supply Chain
"Goodman's experience in developing similar properties and their ability to help us understand what some of those challenges were has been really important"
David Coulson, Managing Director, Kuehne + Nagel Drinks Logistics.