Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 3°C

min temp: 6°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Waterfront: Business centre is close to capacity

11:16 31 May 2014

IP-City Centre, 
Ginny Idehen, Head of Business Development West Suffolk College, Shaun Ballisat and Loretta Watson, IP-City Centre Co-ordinators, and Emily Atack, Ipswich Borough Council Senior Surveyor

IP-City Centre, Ginny Idehen, Head of Business Development West Suffolk College, Shaun Ballisat and Loretta Watson, IP-City Centre Co-ordinators, and Emily Atack, Ipswich Borough Council Senior Surveyor

Archant

College expands within IP-City centre

shares

If you want office space in one of the most desirable commercial developments on Ipswich Waterfront you will have to hurry.

With the signing of a new lease with West Suffolk College, the IP-City building is now 97% let.

The college is expanding its training operations at IP-City.

Previously occupying 1,000 sq ft, it has now boosted that six-fold with an impressive 6,000 sq ft of office space, leaving just a 1,000 sq ft suite available.

Ginny Idehen, West Suffolk College’s head of business development said: “We have had a unit at IP-City for a few years and our customers have appreciated the excellent facilities on offer.

“We are now pleased to announce that we are expanding our facilities and offer to business customers in the Ipswich area.

“The expansion will allow us to offer a much wider remit of courses and training including an extensive Leadership and Management programme and provide us with the opportunity to further grow our apprenticeship offer and training for businesses.

“We already have an excellent reputation for delivery in the area and this expansion allows us to increase our market share and build on our relationships with key partners.

“The location of the site is perfect for attracting new customers and learners as it is a modern office offering easy access from the A14 and ample free parking.”

Another service offered by the Bath Street centre, which is owned by Ipswich Borough Council, is the provision of conference rooms and associated facilities.

The IP-City team can cater for up to 100 delegates with state-of-the-art technology, with good on site parking and easy access from the A14/A12.

shares

1 comment

  • A nice advert. I see they are doing well now that they are leeching on to the waterfront fame. Its been there for what seems ages with really high quality office space but has never ever been fully occupied. Its only a stone throw away from the wet dock... but "the waterfront" is strictly north and east of it.. not the west. Its also quite funny that despite being a proud business venue for the town and now included as being at the waterfront... its not within the Ipswich Central BID zone.

    Report this comment

    Ipswich Entrepreneur

    Saturday, May 31, 2014

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

Suffolk Fire and Rescue crews have rescued a person from a house fire

Fire crews rescued a man in his 80s trapped in a house on fire this morning near Lowestoft.

Red Poll cattle in the fields around The Suffolk Food Hall, Ipswich.

The Suffolk Show is set to stage the first national competition for the iconic county cattle breed, the Red Poll.

Michael Davey (left)

Tributes have poured in for a “hugely influential” teacher who will be “profoundly missed” by staff, students and parents of a Suffolk independent school.

1992 - Newly opened Buttermarket, Ipswich

Ipswich’s biggest shopping centre could see a new lease of life with restaurants and leisure facilities joining retail space after being bought for £9.2million.

Roy Jackson

A dishonest Suffolk letting agent who cheated his clients out of tens of thousands of pounds has been ordered to hand over his realisable assets of nearly £3,000.

Women urged to use their vote

Women from a wide range of backgrounds are encouraging others in Bury St Edmunds to stand up and be counted in the forthcoming general election.

Teenager Wafa Benaziza

A 14-year-old girl who was reported missing by her family last week was found safe in London last night.

Inside the former Fison's building in Princes Street, Ipswich that is going to undergo a multi million pound redevelopment.  Cllr David Ellesmere with Malcolm Hobbs of Hobbs Read ltd

Work on a £9million office redevelopment of the former Fisons headquarters building is due to get underway in April, it was announced today.

Emergency services at the scene of an accident on the A134 at Fornham.

A driver who was taken to hospital after a serious crash in west Suffolk yesterday is still in a critical condition.

Snape Maltings

Snape Maltings, which rose from the ashes after a fire in the 1960s to become one of the world’s top concert destinations, has been sold.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages