Our new City & Guilds Assured Qualification provides a comprehensive insight into Domestic Fire and CO alarm systems. Find out more.

Tune in for the latest episode of Aico TV!

Going live on Thursday 30th June at 2pm

Subscribe to our channel

Aico’s New Headquarters Brings Environmental Benefits to Local Area

Written by:
Louise Cowling
Posted On:
21st August 2019

Any company designing and planning a large-scale build must consider the environmental impact and seek to minimise it.

Aico Ltd has done just this.

Since the spring of 2019, Aico has been developing a new headquarters on a greenfield site in Oswestry. During the planning stages, Aico has made every effort to reduce the project’s environmental impact. In fact, we have included elements that will benefit both wildlife and local residents.

Neal Hooper, Managing Director of Aico, highlights the importance of thoughtful and strategic planning. “Throughout the project,” he said, “we have looked at the impact on the environment and sought to ensure that we would work with our landscape and habitats, to minimise disruption. We were conscious of the need to act responsibly; a key decision was to re-use excavated soil to totally remodel the existing flat landform.”

If you have been keeping a keen eye on the development, you’ll have seen in the artist’s impression the extensive planting that will take place shortly. With the installation of over 240 native trees, the creation of 2560 square metres of wildflower meadow and the retention of 600 metres of existing hedgerow, Aico is safeguarding the site’s wildlife and habitats, now and in the future.

Related News

View all News and Events
AccountabilityAirplane arrow_downArrow Left Arrow Right audiobattery bedroom-fill bedroom bell blocks book_open books bulb calendar-time calendar cart Error circle-validclock cloud-upload cloud comments crossdata_download detectorsdining-room-fill document download-thin download exclamation filter fire-cloud firegarage-fill garagegatewayGroup-385guaranteegw-dashboard-red gw-doc-red gw-notifications-red gw-property gw-reduce gw-smartlink-red gw-time-red gw-wifi-red hallway-fill hallwayshand-heart hash headset hobicon-digital icon-easi-fit icon-sensor icon-switch icon-wireless key kitchen-fill kitchenlanding-fill landingslaptop launch living-room-fill living-roomloan location-pin loft-fill loftnetwork no-cable opening_times Passionpeople Phone play position-pin pound-sign power presentation reading real-estate Safer-Communitiessalary savings search settings Share-Geniusshare sheild smoke-alarm social_facebooksocial_googleplussocial_instagramsocial_linkedin_altsocial_linkedinsocial_pinterestsocial-share social-tiktoklogo-twitter-glyph-32social-youtube spanner stairstail-left tail-right Team-Workticktrash Trustupdate-phone user warning-sign wifi-protected