Sunderland Low Carbon Enterprise Zone


With Europe’s most productive car plan Nissan UK located in the city, Sunderland and the North East is recognised globally as the UK’s premier automotive and advanced manufacturing area. Offering a range of incentives and with simplified planning processes, Sunderland Low Carbon Enterprise Zone, incorporating Turbine Business Park owned by Barmston Development, is located just off major trunk roads A19 and A1(M) and close to major international automotive supply chain companies. Key investments to date include Vantec Europe’s £22.5 Million 417,000 sq ft Vantec warehouse, £6million Washington Business Centre and Greene King’s Farm House Inn pub. The site offers excellent infrastructure and nearby transport hubs at Port of Sunderland and Port of Tyne, Newcastle International Airport and Sunderland, Durham and Newcastle train stations.


Size: 25.95 ha
Proposed master plan output: Development associated with automotive, low carbon vehicle, advanced manufacturing and advanced engineering sectors, including industrial, offices, retail and leisure
Total investment cost: £125m
Site owner/partner: Sunderland City Council / Barmston Development
Site requirements: Development and investment opportunities
Address: 6a Spire Rd, Washington NE37, UK

Development Opportunity Category:

Enterprise Zones


Sunderland Low Carbon Enterprise Zone development opportunity

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For more information please contact:

Turbine Business Park Simon Hill HTA Real Estate +44 (0)191 245 1234 Sunderland Council Business Investment Team +44 (0)191 561 1194

Sunderland Low Carbon Enterprise Zone

6a Spire Rd, Washington NE37, UK