Galliford Try will build the first phase of the new Arena Central scheme in central Birmingham.

The firm has been confirmed winner of the £66m contract by developer ACDL – a joint venture between Miller Developments and Pro Vinci Asset Management.

The deal covers the construction of the 2 Arena Central building which will include 210,000 sq ft of office space to accommodate over 2,500 people, as well as extensive landscaping and external public realm works to create a new ‘urban meadow’ and public square at Bank Court.

The building will be a new UK head office for HSBC’s personal and business banking operations.

Greg Fitzgerald, Executive Chairman of Galliford Try, said: “We are delighted to have been chosen to construct such a prestigious development in this key regeneration area for the city of Birmingham.

“Galliford Try has a strong presence in the West Midlands and we look forward to delivering for our partners at ACDL and producing a landmark scheme for them.”

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