John Lewis White City
Client: John Lewis Partnership
Services: Commissioning Management
John Lewis White City anchors the extension to Westfield London which originally opened in 2008 as Europe biggest shopping mall.
Completed in 2018 phase 2 to the north of the site connects the mall into White City an emerging new city quarter in West London with the BBC Centre residential mixed-use scheme by Stanhope, White City Living by St James and the new campus for Imperial College. Westfield’s mall extension is itself a mix of retail, leisure, office, residential and entertainment and at 250,000 sqft the full line John Lewis store is one of the biggest in the portfolio, trading over 4 levels with experiential retail brought to the fore with new concepts such as the Personal Styling suite, Home Design Hub and Concierge Services
Lateral Technologies & Solutions Ltd were appointed as the commissioning management ETM role direct to the John Lewis Partnership. Our brief was to introduce a full soft-landing approach throughout the project. This included full design review of proposed installation, in-house training of the new installations, and liaison with the branch maintenance team and authorities, along with the witnessing, programming and reporting of the complete M&E installation.