Mercedes Dealership

Dartford, Kent

Project Sector



RG Group Limited

Worthy of a famous name

Gallagher Limited was engaged by RG Group to undertake the specialist groundworks package for a new Daimler Mercedes dealership at Dartford, Kent. Situated directly opposite the ‘Kent’ side of the Dartford crossing, the new showroom building incorporated state-of-the-art design and high-specification materials and finishes to create a fitting showcase for Mercedes in this prime location.

The groundworks package included:

  • Substantial cut-and-fill activity using suitable site-won materials to landscape, accommodate and enhance the development site within its surrounding environment.
  • Addressing significant contamination issues involving risk-specific provisions.
  • High-tolerance power-float ground floor slab for large-scale open-plan tiled showroom and servicing depot area.
  • Developing and designing bespoke temporary lifting and frame works to install 2.5m deep prefabricated steel cassettes cast within the ground floor slab to house mechanical equipment for a vehicle lift.
  • Complex internal ducting works within ground floor slab for highly sophisticated mechanical and electrical installations.
  • 12,000m2 of bespoke external works conforming to Daimler Mercedes brand guidelines.