Birmingham Business Park

M6 To Birmingham City Centre M6 toll road opens early 2004

J4 of the M6

Birmingham Business Park


To M1


To Birmingham City Centre


To Coventry

To M40 & Solihull

J6 of the M42

For more information Park Information O÷ce 0121 717 7000 GVA Grimley 0870 900 8990 Strutt & Parker 020 7629 7282

For a better working life

The place to base your future...
At Birmingham Business Park you’ll find a unique location for your future – a place where the environment, buildings and communications are matched by levels of service and support that will ensure that you can concentrate on what you do best. So whilst we build, manage and support the workplace, you can build your business.

“We really appreciated the opportunity to create a total solution – quality accommodation, fitted out to our exact requirements and support available during occupation – all from a single source.”
Les Frith, IMI plc

Better workplace solutions
Our business is to make sure that you occupy the accommodation that allows your business to prosper. You need to be confident that your new workplace will be available when you want it, to the agreed standard. With Arlington you will achieve exactly that, including the potential for a ‘total business solution’ that combines accommodation, full fit-out, occupational support and choice of terms to suit your business. To date more than 80 companies have relocated successfully to the Park, many of them international businesses occupying regional or national headquarters. And many have grown and expanded on the Park to continue to enjoy the benefits of the location and environment.

How Arlington can help you get it right
Designing the right building We have extensive experience of working with companies to design and build tailor-made HQ accommodation for organisations such as BAE Systems, Orange, Canon, T-Mobile, Blackwell Publishing, KPMG, NatWest Bank, Zurich Insurance and many more. Creating your workspace We can also help to convert the right building into effective workspace. By integrating all the services and fit-out with the build programme you will have functional accommodation from day one. – Workspace appraisal – Space planning – Full-scale fit out – Furniture planning and provision – IT, broadband and communications services Support for your business We want to ensure that companies on our Parks get the support they need to be able to focus on their core activities. Our business and accommodation services can provide a host of support activities to help you make the most of your occupation. – Help with relocation move – Facilities management – Repair/handyman – Cleaning and waste management – Operational support services – 24-hour service desk – Re-engineering space – Park Customer Support team Choice of terms Flexible lease terms are available and can be accompanied by bespoke service agreements to support you during occupation.

A better place for people
The pleasure of working in well-designed, well-equipped accommodation is matched by the award-winning environment for everyone to enjoy. Once you’re here, you’ll find plenty of space to relax and a choice of facilities to enjoy through the day both on the Park and nearby. On the Park facilities include the Waterside Wine Bar, a sandwich/coffee shop, HBoS banking unit, travel agent and peak-time bus services with further amenities proposed. Pathways and water features create an attractive setting for relaxing, walking and running.

A managed environment
We care about both the environment and security for people who work at the Park. – The award-winning landscaping and Park roads are maintained on a daily basis by a professional team – Similar services can be facilitated for occupiers on their plots
For the golf enthusiast, there are two championship courses within about 10 minutes of the Park. Both the Little Owl pub and Holiday Inn Express hotel are on the perimeter of the Park. Only a few minutes away at the NEC’s Metropole Hotel is the LivingWell health and fitness club, with gymnasium, swimming pool and many other facilities.

– Park security, including CCTV cameras, is operated around the clock – The security system features automatic number plate recognition – A ParkWatch scheme is also in operation

A better place for business
To be successful you need the freedom to operate your business the way you want allied to support services where and when you want them. At Birmingham Business Park you’ll find the connections to keep your business on the move. Doing business For a start you’ll enjoy exceptional travel links to keep you in touch with your customers, partners and suppliers, nationally and internationally. 75% of the UK’s commercial centres can be reached in around 2 hours or less by car. You’ll also join a vibrant business community of over 5,000 people and organisations that include service activities such as recruitment, corporate planning, training and advertising. Next to the Park, the NEC and its hotels stage regular business events and conferences throughout the year.

Birmingham International Airport (c. 5 mins)
Birmingham Business Park

Easy access by car and bus
The Park has approach roads on all sides giving easy access from surrounding towns.
M6 toll road opens early 2004

East Midlands Airport National Exhibition Centre & Birmingham International Rail Station (c. 5 mins) M6 toll road – opens early 2004

When you arrive you’ll find the best parking facilities in the area. Alternatively, regular peak time bus services make three stops around the Park’s inner ring road. There’s also a pathway link to regular bus services on the Park’s western perimeter and a bus link service from Birmingham International rail station.

Approximate drive times Birmingham Business Park to: M6 (Jct 4) 3 mins M40 (Jct 3a) 12 mins M5 (Jct 4a) 25 mins M1 (Jct 17) via M45 35 mins City centre 17 mins Bristol 1hr 50 mins Leeds 2hrs 10 mins London 2hrs 5 mins Manchester 1hr 50 mins Nottingham 1hr
Source – AutoRoute Plus/normal tra÷c

Footpath Bus stops

Bus link from Rail Stn. (5 mins)

Arlington. Expertise. Certainty. Support.
We have specialised in business parks for over 20 years and worked with more than 400 national and multinational companies to deliver their occupational requirements. More than 50,000 people currently work at Arlington locations. In total nearly 20 million sq. ft. has been developed across 22 schemes. But it is what’s behind the statistics that’s important. Our business is not just about property or development. It’s about helping other people’s business to prosper by creating the kind of work environment and support services that match, or exceed, their expectations.

The opportunity to shape your future and realise your potential is here at Birmingham Business Park

Some companies who have chosen Arlington: Beiersdorf Canon Compaq Electrocomponents Exxon Chemical Forensic Science Services Fujitsu Harley Davidson Henkel Hewlett Packard Hitachi IBM IMI KPMG Logica National Air Tra÷c Services Novell Orange Prudential Royal Bank of Scotland Tag McLaren T-Mobile Vodafone Xansa Xerox Zurich Insurance

These particulars are believed to be correct at the date of publication (May 2003) but their accuracy is in no way guaranteed, neither do they form any part of any contract. All distances and travel times are approximate.

450,000 sq.ft. headquarters designed and built for T-Mobile, Hatfield Business Park