A £28m transformation of Furness College campus with new modern facilities
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This project was undertaken on a live campus environment, and we worked with the college to involve the students in the building process.
The contract consists of the following:
- Design and construction of a new four storey multi functional building with intermediary mezzanine floor structures incorporating a variety of construction and engineering workshops, laboratories, teaching facilities, multi-format LRC and library areas, refectory and hair and beauty facilities totaling 13,147m2
- The refurbishment of the existing LRC building to form teaching areas, sports and gym and changing facilities incorporating the infill of the existing double height refectory area; the existing building totaling 3,563m2
- All associated external works, landscaping, drainage and incoming services
- The project also included the demolition of the existing nursery, construction and engineering workshops and associated teaching / classroom facilities.
Client: Furness College
Value: £28 million
Completion: February 2013
Duration: 35 months