Meaford Business Park
The brownfield site has outline planning consent for a major development which will result in a total of 110,000 sqm (1.2 million sq ft) of building on the core site which extends to 34.1 hectares (85 acres) capable of housing B1 (Office and Light Industrial), B2 (Manufacturing) floor space & B8 (Distribution and Warehousing) developments.
Work to provide the infrastructure to the site has received a £4 million allocation from the Local Growth Fund and will be completed in Summer 2016. The development, on what is the largest brownfield site in the county,could provide up to 2,200 jobs when completed.
Principal infrastructure will be completed in 2016 with bespoke and speculative developments available. Long leasehold/occupational lease packages available with units of up to 700,000 sq ft. An application has also been accepted for Meaford Energy Centre (a 300 megawatt combined cycle gas turbine Power Station).
- Overall developable land — 85 Acres (34.1 hectares) net
- Site owner — St. Modwen
- Planning authority — Stafford Borough Council
- Major local companies — Alstom, Argos, Bostik Findley, Perkins Engines and Wedgwood
- Developers — St. Modwen