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Client Background

This new development in Hardman Square, Manchester has been named 'The Field' and has been designed as 'a celebration of green space'.  Viritopia are proud to have a part in this scheme which closely fits with our ethos of urban greening. In the centre of Spinningfields business district the area includes new bars and restaurants connected with plants and pedestrian paths.  

Featured Solutions

  • Planters
  • Wire mesh panels
  • Planted gabions
  • Rooftop planters

Size:     150m² - 300m²

Project Drivers



Air Quality

sustainable wood building covered in plants

The Pavilion

Viritopia were selected to complete the green façade of The Pavilion which houses The Ivy restaurant. The design, fabrication and installation of planters, wire mesh panels, planted gabions and rooftop planters was completed by Viritopia.

landscaped gardens looking onto sustainable wood building with planters

We worked with...

Main Contractors: BAM

Architect: Sheppard Robson

Client: The Ivy

Structural Engineers: Engenuiti

Property Developers: Allied London

sustainable building with planters and rooftop garden