As part of our Wates Summer Series, involving experts from across the industry, we discussed delivering zero-carbon school buildings. Stephen Beechey, Group Public Sector Director, shares the key points from the workshop in the following blog.
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National Horizons Centre, Darlington
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CASE STUDY: Little Ilford School, Newham
This 10,703m² new build four-storey 10 FE 1,525-capacity secondary school was constructed on playing fields adjacent to the existing school.
CASE STUDY: London Business School
A comprehensive structural upgrade, refurbishment and new build extensions to the former Marylebone Town Hall forming a new state-of-the-art campus.
CASE STUDY: Sheffield UTC
Remodelling and refurbishment of the Victorian-era Sydney Works building on a tight urban site for 600 students.
CASE STUDY: Werneth Secondary School, Stockport
Construction of a new 10,043m² three-storey 1,359-pupil secondary school on a live site.
CASE STUDY: Beamont Collegiate Academy, Warrington
Construction of a new 6,704m² two-storey teaching block for 900 pupils, replacing the existing school.
CASE STUDY: Abingdon Primary School, Stockport
Phased construction of a new 2,019m² 2 FE 420-place primary school on the existing school playing fields.