Client | Blackburn College
EA & QS | Pearson Fraser Ltd
Architect | DLA Architecture
Structural Engineer | White Young Green
Start on site | June 2010
Completion | October 2012
Blackburn College Beacon Centre
Design and the construction of 8,000m2 of a new build Further Education accommodation built over three storeys and to achieve BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating. The building will accommodate specialist teaching space for the Colleges healthcare, childcare and creative arts education provision as well as support space, namely main reception, student services/support, Learning Resource Centre, registry and common space. The steel frame structure is clad with facing brick, aluminium windows with brise solaire shading and striking blue stainless steel Rimex cladding.