Atkins confirmed as first occupier of Glasgow’s Atlantic Square Building 2

ENGINEERING and project management consultancy Atkins Limited has been announced as the first occupier for Building 2 at Atlantic Square in Glasgow.

A joint venture between BAM Properties and Taylor Clark Limited, 2 Atlantic Square features 96,650 sq ft of office accommodation across six floors with 7,000 sq ft of retail and restaurant space on the ground floor.

Atkins will lease 20,739 sq ft across the sixth floor and part of the fifth floor, along with six basement car spaces. The company is expected to start fitting out works in the coming weeks.

Dougie Peters, MD, BAM Properties, said, “There continues to be a strong demand for Grade A office accommodation, in the right location and with the best facilities, and we are delighted to welcome Atkins to Atlantic Square. As organisations seek a hybrid approach to working patterns, having the right environment has never been more crucial especially when thinking longer term about attracting the right talent pool.”

Atlantic Square boasts an EPC ‘A’ rating and BREEAM Excellent standard. There are 180 cycle racks, 240 lockers, and shower facilities.

Atlantic Square Building 2 follows on the completion of Building 1, a 10-storey Grade A office building which was fully let to HM Revenue & Customs for a minimum of 20 years and sold to Legal & General.