Sisk appointed on new Alchemi scheme

Alchemi Group has hired construction firm John Sisk & Son to build its latest resi project in Victoria.

The scheme, called 55VS (after 55 Victoria Street of course), is set to deliver 54 “New York loft style” apartments and has been designed by Alchemi Group in collaboration with Stiff + Trevillion Architects, with units ranging from studio flats to split-level penthouses.

The exterior is being clad in handmade charcoal fired bricks from Denmark and residents will have access to a gym and two communal gardens, including an eighth floor “Sky Garden” with south-facing views.

Sisk are due to start on site on 7 April 2014 with project completion expected in October 2015.  The on site Marketing Suite will launch on 3rd April 2014.

Nick Porzig, Development Director of Alchemi Group: “We’re delighted to appoint SISK to build this fantastic project within the heart of Westminster.  With their expertise and emphasis on quality Sisk are a natural partner to deliver this unique project. This building is a key milestone in Alchemi’s growth strategy and we look forward to the successful delivery of the project in October 2015.”

Sisk Director, Mike Higgins: “Sisk are delighted to have the opportunity to work with Alchemi Group to deliver this prestigious residential scheme. Alchemi’s in-depth understanding of the Central London residential market, and their ability to consistently bring excellent products to market, makes them a key client with whom we can forge a long term relationship.”