Client | Rochdale Sixth Form College
Employers Agent | AA Project
Architect | Seven Architecture
Quantity Surveyor | Davis Langdon
Structural Engineer | White Young Green
Start on site | March 2009
Completion | August 2010

 

Rochdale Sixth Form College 

Design and the construction of a new six storey steel frame college facility including a theatre with retractable seating, a refectory on the lower floor and café on the top floor, a drama suite with specialist dance flooring, this building is to be part clad in zinc and terracotta and part glazed, and the roof top is to be landscaped green roof. Designed to achieve ‘Excellent’ BREEAM rating the project utilises air source heat pumps, photovoltaic cells, rainwater harvesting, and extensive use of solar control fins and solar cool glass. The project also includes the construction of a replacement bridge, associated civils works over the existing River Roch and provision of external works as part of a phased programme of work.