Infinity Garden Village, Derby

public sector

3,000
new homes
5,000
potential new jobs created
449
acres site

CREATING A SUSTAINABLE PLACE FOR PEOPLE

The Project: A new garden village providing new homes and employment for the local area, including:

  • Major new junction on the A50
  • An internal link road enabling housing and employment development
  • New community facilities 

Client: Derbyshire County Council

Services Provided: Overall project and cost management, inlcuding:

  • Due diligence and value engineering 
  • Production of business case
  • Liaison with key funders
  • Cash flow management
  • Cost input on development viability 
  • Management of planning application for highways infrastructure
  • Design team management
  • Contractor procurement 
  • Complex stakeholder management

Key Achievements

  • Planning application submitted for new A50 junction and associated link road
  • Housing Infrastructure Forward Fund bid submitted
  • Joint Steering Group established between public partners, private partners and other key agencies (Homes England, Highways England and Local Enterprise Partnership)
  • Strategic Outline Business Case for new junction submitted to Department for Transport

Project Solutions 

  • Collaborative working relationship with multiple local authorities, developers and landowners
  • Establishment of working groups for infrastructure delivery, commercial and garden village principles