Cardinal Place – heart of Victoria

Cardinal Place, Victoria

At a glance

  • PRODUCT: Fan Coil Units
  • TYPE: Highline 300i Airside
  • QUANTITY: 1700
  • CLIENT: Land Securities
  • CONSULTANT: Faber Maunsell
  • CONTRACTOR: Haden Young/Briggs and Forrester


Diffusion have successfully supplied Cardinal Place with Airside Fan Coil Units.  The £200m spectacular development was built directly over the District & Circle Line Underground tunnels which actually pass through the basement and rests on rubber shock absorbers to prevent vibrations from the passing trains. The project includes 550,000 square feet (51,000 m2) of office space and 100,000 square feet (9,300 m2) of retail, primarily occupied by Marks & Spencer.

Advantages of Airside include:

  • Instantaneous Cooling / Heating
  • More accurate temperature control
  • Easy to commission
  • Easy to maintain