Thames Water disposes of offices

September 2007
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the decision of Thames Water to sell its headquarters on the banks of the River Thames in England for £43 million to Standard Life Investment Funds. The firm will stay at Clearwater Court, leasing back the office for £2 million a year on a 25-year lease. The move is the first of a series of sales expected as the company carries out a review of all its offices in Reading. Thames Water sold its Aqua Portfolio in Reading for more than £27.5 million to RO Developments in August 2007.


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