We have undertaken projects at all levels of education, from foundation to higher establishments, in every case delivering well-equipped facilities that are cost-effective to build, run and maintain. Working closely with the architects we design engaging surroundings, providing optimum learning environments across the full spectrum of departments. It is our aim to future-proof each institution that we work on, embedding energy-saving systems and enabling flexible spaces that can be adapted for future needs.
Building services designed with learning in mind
The increasing awareness of wellness in schools is unquestionably a positive step towards creating a pleasant learning environment. This, in turn, raises the question: how can your school’s building services be improved to efficiently optimise the classroom for performance and well-being?
St Mary's SchoolBattersea Exchange is a mixed-use development sitting within the wider Nine Elms regeneration. The site comprises residential and commercial space as well as new, two-form entry primary school. There is currently an operational school on this site, which will be rebuilt in phases to ensure continuity for the pupils.
Read more... North London Schools Framework
North London Schools FrameworkThe nature and scope of our responsibilities varied by school, with some schemes subject to the approval of Condition Improvement Funding (CIF) or Voluntary Aided funding proposals. To date, we have undertaken design works including: Full services designs for new builds and extensions Energy strategies New lighting schemes using LED lamps and PIR controls Fire detection and alarm systems New power distribution Building management systems Boiler room refurbishments and replacements Heating system upgrades Condition surveys in accordance with BSRIA guide BGJS/2012 Development of capital investment plans for 5 and/or 10 years Value-engineering reviews Testing and commissioning Client training and handover Working closely with client, Synergy Construction & Property Consultants, we have undertaken a number of projects for 20 schools (to date), including: The Abbey CE VA Primary School, St Albans Part Street CE School, St Albans Rickmansworth School, Rickmansworth St.
Read more... Aylesbury High School
Aylesbury High SchoolEstablished in 1959, Aylesbury High School has grown to today’s capacity of over 1200 pupils; a growth that has required regular expansion and refurbishment of the campus facilities. We were appointed to undertake mechanical, electrical and public health designs to modernise and upgrade the facilities serving a 120m² science laboratory/classroom.
Read more... Berkhamsted School
Berkhamsted SchoolBerkhamsted School is over 450 years old, situated over four campuses. We have undertaken a number of projects at various locations as are outlined below. CHAPEL: refurbishment of the incumbent cast iron heating within this Grade 1 listed structure, overseeing the project through to completion.
Read more... University of Hull
University of HullThe creation of the new Hull History Centre was a joint venture between Hull City Council and Hull University, bringing together the material held by the City Archives and Local Studies Library with those held by the University.
Read more... Uppingham Primary School
Uppingham Primary SchoolFrom the outset of this project, ambitious objectives were set for the school’s sustainable credentials: the M&E and architectural designs combined to meet BREEAM 'excellent' standards.