BMW Test Case Study



Prepared by

Shaun Barnes




Electrical, Fire and Data Installation


Founded in Lancashire, in 1919, the Bowker Motor Group has grown rapidly to become one of the UK's premier transport specialists with a repuation for the highest levels of service.

Project Description

Bowker BMW on the docks in Preston has opened its new expanded and refurbished dealership after an investment of over £1 million.

The two-phase development, has delivered additional showroom capacity to accommodate 16 more cars and 34 in total.

To ensure the dealership was able to operate with minimal disruption and completion dates met. It was key we achieved a reduction in energy costs whilst improving lighting levels.

We utilised our programme of works ‘Business As Usual’ that has been developed in line with the needs and demands of businesses that still have the need to operate as refurbishment works are carried out.


Services Installed

The dealership refurbishment and is the first BMW dealership in the North West to feature modern customer lounge areas instead of traditional desks. The showroom has been transformed with slate tiles and extensive use of American Walnut with modern leather seating in the customer areas. The new energy efficient lighting scheme has seen a large reduction in energy cost whilst improving light output.

Other services installed:

  • Emergency Lighting
  • Addressable Fire Alarm
  • Cat 6 Data Installation
  • P/A Music System