Durham Constabulary New Custody Suite & Storage Facility

category Bluelight, Custodial

client Durham Constabulary

location Durham

project value £18M

TGA were appointed as part of the clients professional team to design a single storey Police Custody Suite, with an attached two-storey support services building and detached building to accommodate Storage Facilities and ancillary services.

Image credit - Ryder Construction

Project Summary

The project is currently on site and due to the sensitive nature of the project, limited information can be shared at this stage.

The building services systems were also designed,
with the future needs of the Constabulary and their
drive to net zero carbon, to be flexible and 0
adaptable to the most appropriate technologies in
the near future. The basics of the project include, a 48 cell development, plus ancillary accommodation. CIS accommodation, evidence storage.

A detached energy centre building to support the
development, together with ancillary car and cycle
parking, site wide landscaping, security lighting
and boundary security fencing will also be

The project is currently under construction and TGA
have continued involvement working with the main
contractor and mechanical and electrical sub
contractors to complete the design and installation
of the building services.


Storey support services building


Cell Development


A detached energy centre

Security Lighting