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Nottingham Trent University

29th October 2020

The Project Throughout October 2020, Johnsons Laboratory Logistics undertook a major relocation at Nottingham Trent University. Three buildings formed part of this relocation which saw our team relocate 7,50cbft. This included: The new MTIF Building (relocation destination) iSmart Building (main site of relocation assets/equipment) Engineering/IDI building Prior to the live relocation, the research team highlighted[…]

Croda Europe Ltd

8th October 2020

The Project In January 2020, Johnsons undertook the planning and relocation of Croda’s laboratory relocation from Ditton in Cheshire. Our ADR trained team use a number of pieces of relocation equipment to safely and carefully relocate all laboratory items/equipment (scissor lifting tables/pallet trucks/non-slip wheeled sack trucks and skates). Special shock and tilt monitors were used[…]

Hall Analytical

The Project In 2019, Hall Analytical recognised the requirement for a new space in Wythenshawe, Manchester. Due to their internal staff growth, expansion and growing demand from their business and client base, larger office and laboratory facilities were required, allowing end-users to carry out more sample analysis. We were awarded the project management, laboratory and[…]

Medicines Discovery

The Project David Hillier was appointed as the Project Manager to deliver the fit-out & refurbishment works and manage the appointed contractors, including the MEP contractor and the various OEM’s involved.  The project involved the office and specialist laboratory space relocation including Cat2 Laboratories and CATA and CATB fit-outs. Collaboration David and the Johnsons team[…]

Proctor and Gamble

The Project Procter & Gamble’s bid to move its Greater London Innovations Centre from Egham to Reading was approved in 2017. Their Reading lab, fortuitus in expanse possibility, allowed the company to consolidate its activities by swelling the location by 250 Egham-office habitants. Although office space allowed such a move to be easily negotiable, P&G[…]

Carl Zeiss Microscopy Ltd

The Project In 2019, Johnsons provided Carl Zeiss Microscopy Ltd with a move management and relocation programme to facilitate their requirement for a building consolidation project. Originally spread over two buildings, a recent audit exposed the opportunity for them to draw down on their sustainable estate strategy and utilise the space of just one area[…]


30th January 2020

Johnsons1871 scoops two 2019 Grafters Awards

21st June 2019

Johnsons1871, the complete moving, project management, storage and installation Group, has won two awards at the recent 2019 Grafters Awards Ceremony. The award wins were for Northern Roots, National Reach and for the second year running Best Specialist Contractor. We have been operating for almost 150 years and are based in Northwich, Cheshire. As a[…]

Four ways to minimise disruption during the lab moving process

9th July 2018

When it comes to laying out a list of objectives to focus on during a lab move, minimising disruption always features highly. This is understandable on a number of levels – especially since funding and ongoing support and sustainability often depends on performance. Here we share four ways to ensure that disruption doesn’t get in[…]

Cutting-edge Cambridge – the frontier of physics and science in England

Well-known as a world-famous hub of academic activity, Cambridge is naturally home to a variety of colleges and facilities dedicated to pushing the boundaries of human knowledge and understanding in all areas of study. The city has long been a centre of scientific excellence – from the Cavendish Laboratory Cambridge to the Sir William Dunn[…]


“We have very positive feedback from the end users regarding all the crews involved in the move. Indeed at a steering group meeting this week one of the senior scientist not only praised the move teams but also requested if the same teams could be used for the move into the CL2 building next year.”

The Pirbright Institute

“The Johnsons team worked well with our own internal project team to make the overall move a success. The main phase went without any significant issues, and this was a testament to the close management and supervision of the Johnsons team at both sites during the 3 days of the move.”

Mark Garrod, Redx Pharma

“We have a good working relationship and specifically use Johnsons as they are competitive, always turn up on time with the correct number of operatives, and their removal team is always courteous which matters especially when patients and our staff are affected.”

David Shepherd, Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

“Johnsons Laboratory Logistics have been providing relocation services to us for a number of years now. They are competitive, reliable and trustworthy.”

Iain Ramsey, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

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