Project Overview.

A new, four-storey educational building (ground to third floor) providing a 200m² theatre with balconies, music facilities, general teaching rooms, biology laboratories, ICT rich classrooms, a Mac editing suite, a green room and sound booths.

About the project.

Construction comprised a concrete frame structure, an external envelope combination of red / brown brickwork, copper cladding, off-white render and contrasting aluminium framed windows with matching look-a-like panels, aluminium louvred screening to the plant enclosure and horizontal aluminium brise soleil to the Southern elevation.
The building achieves gross internal floor areas of:

  •  Ground: 791m²
  • First: 653m²
  • Second: 749m²
  • Third: 630m²
  • Total: 2,823m²

The works also incorporated sewer diversions, the relocation of existing temporary classrooms together with associated new car parking and landscape works.
BHASVIC’s “New Building” was delivered whilst the remainder of the College remained fully operational.