Cold Store Construction

In the commercial temperature controlled market sector, ISD has meticulously built and maintains its position as the UK’s leading specialist in coldstore construction.

Through a genuinely unique combination of design, installation and consultancy skills, clients benefit from ISD being a financially sound company with full PI and Public Liability Insurance.  

With a full range of design, installation and manufacturing services, ISD provides the complete solution for the installation of temperature controlled envelopes at distribution centres for major UK supermarket chains, food supply logistics, food manufacturing companies and many other organisations involved in food processing and packaging.

Early involvement, from design right through to practical completion, often working to tight work programmes, allows ISD to bring its years of experience and wide skill base to coldstore construction projects. This ensures that main contractors immediately benefit from greater cost and timing efficiencies.

Strong Supply Chain and Partners.

Through close relationship with major suppliers of insulated panelling, complementary products and ancillaries, ISD can offer unbiased, independent advice to clients, un-paralleled by any competitor.

ISD also maintain close partnering links and strong relationships with main building contractors and major refrigeration companies. Building relationships with professionals who specialise in food, distribution, storage and production, ensures the best service to end-users within the UK or Europe.

ISD Design Teams and QSs work closely with Architects/Consultants/Specifiers and main contractors, to offer advice based on vast experience in this field. This frequently results in cost benefit and reduced programme delivery times.

Accredited Cold Store Contractor

ISD are a member of IACSC (International Association of Cold Store Construction) and adhere to, and are fully compliant with, the build method contained within the latest published design guide published by them in June 2008.

Overall, ISD projects stand out by their delivery to programme (often accelerated) without compromise on quality or Health and Safety, ensuring complete customer satisfaction.

Firewall & Data - Spotlight project

ISD Firewall and Data supplied and installed approx 8500m2 of HPS200 coated Ruukki Internal Composite Firewall panels at Essex Waste.


Special Projects - Spotlight project

ISD Solutions secured the contract to provide a full range of composite panel systems within a major development for Sainburys.


Retail - Spotlight project

ISD Retail Division provided a diverse freezer and cold room installation for the Fish Market at New Smithfields Manchester.


Coldstores - Spotlight project

Cold Storage Construction specialists ISD supply and install white wall panelling and doors for Fresh Direct Freezer facility at Wigan Distribution Centre



"“The new Leicester Market Food Hall presented some unusual challenges. We had to install 11 cold rooms on a curved footprint, the floor of each room was screeded to a fall so setting out was...." Read more...
Nigel Rumsey – Pheonix Retail

"…  nothing was ever too much trouble infact the more pressure we tried to put on you the more your team seemed to thrive & deliver! The quality of installation is of an extremely high...." Read more...
Jonathan Rhodes, Contracts Manager, Russells Construction

"“From my perspective it has been a pleasure dealing with ISD.  Thank you for all your help on that site.”" Read more...
Sarah Umney – Operations Manager FWP UK Ltd

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