Old War Office

A Grade II, 580,000sqft, former government building, synonymously associated with Winston Churchill, located at the junction of Horse Guards Avenue & Whitehall in the heart of London.

Westminster City council have granted permission for the building, steeped in history, to under go a sympathetic conversion, whilst maintaining public access to the historically significant parts of the building.

  • TBS Size : Multiple, 2x500amp 1x800amps
  • Number of Tower Cranes : 2No, each 500amp
  • Number of Hoists : 1No
  • Number of Sub Distribution Boards : 30No, 160 to 400amps
  • Number of Transformers : 100No
  • Number of Safety Lights : 1,300No
  • Wireless Evacuation System : Yes, 100+ Call Points
  • Temporary Water & Drainage Services : Yes
  • “Templec have impressed right from the start of the project, they have maintained the same knowledgeable site personnel and nothing has been too much trouble for them, a very good service in all respects.”

    - John Vince, Commercial Manager

  • “An easy company to recommend, professional attitude, very helpful, excellent site personnel, I would happily work with Templec on my next project.”

    - Ed Bickford, Site Manager, Special Projects

Toureen Group
Project NameThe Old War Office
ContractorToureen Group
Project Duration5 Years
Project Value £1billion
Subcontract Value £325k