Bespoke Cycle Hub for Birmingham International Station!
This is the bespoke cycle hub recently manufactured by Falco on behalf of Virgin Trains, supplied and installed at Birmingham International Station. It provides commutors with a complete cycle hub facility including 27 spaces of FalcoLevel-Premium+ two-tier cycle parking spaces, a FalcoFix 2.0 cycle repair station, an information case, lighting, Paxton access control system and an automatic sliding door all in a purpose built secure cycle hub design.
Falco provided the client with a complete cycle hub design solution, including free AutoCAD design as well as free rendering images to help the client to visualise the final design within the proposed environment. Falco also manufactured, supplied and installed the cycle hub as well as the provision of groundworks, lighting and an automatic entry system.
The secure cycle hub was based upon our flagship FalcoLok-600 design, providing a light and spacious environment with use of large panels of safety glass combined with a robust galvanised steel frame. The popular design has been used across the UK as a secure cycle hub including; the capitals first series of community cycle hubs as part of the London Borough of Waltham Forest Mini Holland Programme, a bespoke cycle hub and 32m waiting shelter at Derby Midland Station and recent cycle hub installations at Dewsbury, Irlam and Upminster Stations.
Birmingham International Station is located in the borough of Solihull and to the east of the city of Birmignham and serves both Birmingham airport and the National Exhibition Centre with an annual footfall of 5.1 million passengers.
For more information about the secure FalcoLok design, please contact our helpful sales team on 01538 380080.