Published: 29th Apr 2021

Regeneration consultancy Red Loft has led a successful bid for Braintree District Council for a £7m grant from the Get Building Fund. The funding will contribute to the development of an innovative Enterprise Centre, the latest building at the council’s Horizon 120 business and innovation park in Great Notley, on the outskirts of Braintree. Previously, Red Loft’s expert team led an accelerated process of design development for the council, successfully securing approval to a new capital budget, achieving a RIBA Stage 3 design freeze, and preparing and issuing the construction tender pack within just three months. Red Loft has supported the Horizon 120 project since 2018, managing land acquisition and development, and this successful grant application is the latest in a long series of successes for the partnership , which encompasses overseeing the development of £57m of commercial developments, part of a long-term strategic investment programme by the council for … (To read the full article, subscribe below)