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  • MMA Architectural Systems: Stainless steel mesh to provide safe rooftop play space
    Stainless steel mesh to provide safe rooftop play space
    MMA Architectural Systems
    As part of the Government’s Sure Start initiative, Furze Primary School in Dagenham had a requirement to accommodate 50 additional children into the existing school. With the school site unable to accommodate a new building,...
  • Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems: INTO Newcastle University New Building
    INTO Newcastle University New Building
    Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems
    INTO Newcastle is a collaboration between Newcastle University and INTO Partnerships that provides a new overseas student teaching facility. The complex features two new halls of residence and a brand new four-floor academic...
  • RIW: Our Lady’s Convent High School: waterproofing design
    Our Lady’s Convent High School: waterproofing design
    RIW
    This voluntary-aided school in Hackney was part of the BSF programme. RIW was asked by Jestico + Whiles to advise on waterproofing in the early stages of the design process. This four-storey new build project is on a...
  • Construction Systems Marketing: THERMOMASS®: one of the UK's 1st certified PH schools
    THERMOMASS®: one of the UK's 1st certified PH schools
    Construction Systems Marketing
    Montgomery Primary School, Exeter, has been designed by Devon County Council and NPS Exeter to be the UK’s first zero carbon school built to the PassivHaus standard. The £9 million school will cater for 420 pupils plus a...
  • RIW: Waterproofing strategy, Chetham’s School of Music
    Waterproofing strategy, Chetham’s School of Music
    RIW
    Chetham’s School of Music is the largest music school in the UK. RIW provided a waterproofing strategy robust enough for their new-build Grade 3 basement project. It was essential that the construction programme on such a...
  • Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems: Waterproof concrete, Middlesex University media centre
    Waterproof concrete, Middlesex University media centre
    Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems
    Completed in summer 2011, the Art, Design & Media Centre at Middlesex University has seen much of the University’s teaching and support facilities, which were previously spread over four North London sites, consolidated at...
  • Aggregate Industries: LytaScreed top of the class in £10m UCL revamp
    LytaScreed top of the class in £10m UCL revamp
    Aggregate Industries
    As part of UCL’s £1.2 billion refurbishment programme, main contractor Balfour Beatty was tasked with building a terrace next to the 19th Century Grade 1 listed Wilkins Building, providing a vital passage through the...
  • DW Windsor: Garda handrails light the way for Manchester students
    Garda handrails light the way for Manchester students
    DW Windsor
    Manchester University's Art and Design Building houses the School of Art and includes an impressive vertical gallery, a roof garden and hybrid studio areas. Considerable emphasis has been given to aesthetics, so it was...
  • Construction Systems Marketing: Zero Carbon classrooms: thermally broken THERMOMASS®
    Zero Carbon classrooms: thermally broken THERMOMASS®
    Construction Systems Marketing
    A new concept of zero carbon classroom construction, incorporating the thermally broken Thermomass concrete sandwich wall panel system, has been developed in conjunction with one of the Thermomass precast concrete suppliers.
  • Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems: Waterproof Concrete for Green Roof, Rivergate Centre
    Waterproof Concrete for Green Roof, Rivergate Centre
    Pudlo Waterproof Concrete Systems
    Opened in 2011, the George Carey CofE Primary School is part of the £12m Rivergate Centre, the first phase of Barking Riverside, one of the UK’s most ambitious and important new developments. The £130 million project has...
  • Inner Range: Intruder and access control, Knowsley Learning Centre
    Intruder and access control, Knowsley Learning Centre
    Inner Range
    Knowsley Metropolitan Council is one of 12 authorities that are part of the first wave of the Building Schools for the Future investment programme. The project has been funded by Transform Schools, which provided £165m to...
  • Bailey: Prima rainscreen cladding, London South Bank University
    Prima rainscreen cladding, London South Bank University
    Bailey
    The new Student Centre at London South Bank University has been designed as a hub for social and educational interaction. The innovative use of space brings the student centre to the heart of the Central London Campus by...
  • RIW: Blackburn Central High School: waterproofing strategy
    Blackburn Central High School: waterproofing strategy
    RIW
    Nicholas Hare Architects asked RIW to devise a robust waterproofing strategy for Blackburn Central High School, a new secondary school for 960 pupils. The concrete retaining wall on the site was supplemented with a series of...
  • Window Film Company UK: Manifestation & wayfinding signs, Westminster University
    Manifestation & wayfinding signs, Westminster University
    Window Film Company UK
    The University of Westminster, founded in 1838 as the UK's first polytechnic, required manifestation on a significant section of glazing for various health and safety and legislative reasons. Wayfinding signage to make...
  • MMA Architectural Systems: Green wall to shade and conceal sports hall, Harrow
    Green wall to shade and conceal sports hall, Harrow
    MMA Architectural Systems
    This newly built sports hall at St Dominic's College in Harrow required a shading solution as well as a visual shield to disguise it from neighbouring properties. The school had included a green wall in its brief as part of...