ADSETTS BUILDING, SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY

 

Project

Major Extension and new entrance to University Learning Resource Centre.

Client

Sheffield Hallam University

Location

Sheffield city centre
Value confidential
Timescale February 2006 - August 2007
Scope of Works Lead Consultant/Architect working with other client appointed consultants. Feasibility study involved space utilisation study, captured brief & schedule of accommodation.
Contract Significantly designed D&B. Later engaged by successful contractor.

Key Project Particulars

 

Existing building kept operational throughout contract - phased development.

 

Complex terraced site built off previous building foundatons.

 

Height restriction compliance with city centre planning regulations.

 

Contemporary design/5 storeys with top mezzanine floor/balcony.

 

Maintenance free design.

 

New entrance for extension and existing building.

 

DDA compliant/external ramps + internal platform lift.

 

High specification services ie lighting + raised computer flooring.