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The Walkabout Redevelopment

The Walkabout Redevelopment, 58 Shepherd's Bush Green, London, W12 8QE

The Walkabout redevelopment consists of  72 apartments, hotel and commercial use will provide an eight storey independent link detached serviced apartment block with ground floor entertainment space and basement plant areas. There will also be associated Hotel and Commercial space linked to the development.

The Walkabout, Shepherd's Bush - Build Energy

The Walkabout Redevelopment at 58 Shepherd's Bush Green in London represented a significant project aimed at revitalizing a prominent location. Ensuring seamless access to utility systems while preserving the modern aesthetics was a top priority. This case study highlights the successful collaboration between The Walkabout Redevelopment and Rapid Access Ltd, a renowned supplier of metal, tile over, and plaster door access panels.


1. Utility Access: The redevelopment project required efficient and secure access to utility systems, including plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and telecommunications, to meet the needs of the modern complex.

2. Aesthetic Integration: The Walkabout Redevelopment emphasized a contemporary architectural design. Any access installations needed to seamlessly blend with the modern and stylish appearance.

3. Diverse Solutions: The project encompassed various spaces with distinct spatial and structural requirements, necessitating versatile access solutions.


Rapid Access Ltd, a specialist in access solutions, was selected to address the unique requirements of The Walkabout Redevelopment. The solution included the installation of metal, tile over, and plaster door access panels, meeting the following key criteria:

1. Metal, Tile Over, and Plaster Door Panels: Rapid Access Ltd provided access panels in different styles, including metal, tile over, and plaster doors, catering to various functional and aesthetic needs.

2.  Aesthetic Harmony: Access panels were customized to seamlessly integrate with the modern architectural design of The Walkabout Redevelopment, preserving the property's contemporary appeal.

3. Versatile Solutions: A range of access panels accommodated the diverse spatial and structural requirements of different areas within the complex.

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The installation of metal, tile over, and plaster door access panels by Rapid Access Ltd was executed in close collaboration with the project management and architectural teams overseeing The Walkabout Redevelopment. The project was managed with minimal disruption to ongoing operations, ensuring a smooth integration of utility access within the complex.


The partnership between The Walkabout Redevelopment and Rapid Access Ltd demonstrated the efficient integration of utility access into modern architectural designs. The installation of metal, tile over, and plaster door access panels not only met functional needs but also contributed to the overall success of revitalizing the prominent Shepherd's Bush Green location in London. This case study underscores the importance of choosing the right access solutions provider to meet the unique requirements of contemporary urban developments.


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