Installation of Type 1/1200 Trackless BMU in Southampton

Cento supply and install Trackless Building Maintenance Unit at the University of Southampton, Bouldrewood Campus.

Principle Contractor: Wates Construction

Client: University of Southampton


A new build that will incorporate the Lloyds Register Group Technology Centre, The University Engineering Centre of Excellence, and will eventually house a new institute for Marine and Maritime Research, which will serve as the interface between the University, Lloyd’s Register, and the marine/maritime sector in the south-east region.

The BMU: Fully powered Trackless Building Maintenance Unit with twin luffing jibs.

Scope of Works:

To provide comprehensive façade coverage via 1No. Building Maintenance Unit for cleaning and maintaining the building façade with the capability for the folding twin jibs to aid the BMU to park within the garage area provide.

Cento designed and managed the whole project throughout, including:

  • Supply and install electrical supply system


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Please contact Barry Murphy if you would like more details on this project.