Higher Education

  • Material Science and MetallurgyUniversity of Cambridge – Material Science and Metallurgy
    The construction of a 10,000sqm world class scientific research laboratory facility, incorporating state of the art Electron Microscopy Suite. Services: Project management, contract administration Completion: April 2013 Procurement: Two stage design develop and construct Value: £35 million
  • 2University of Cambridge – LT3 Refurbishment
    The project involves constructing additional laboratory space within an existing facility.  This requires the demolition of a lecture theatre, including the excavation of a raked concrete floor.  The 1st floor will then be constructed within this space, allowing the installation of M&E systems and fit out.  The works are to be completed to Home Office requirements.  The site is situated in the busy Downing Site in centralCambridge adjacent to operational departments, meaning that all works need to be undertaken quietly. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         October 2011 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £2 million
  • 3University of Cambridge – Madingley Road Field Station
    Providing 240m2 new build research and laboratory space, including controlled environment rooms. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         March 2010 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £1 million
  • 4University of Cambridge – Herchel Smith Building
    Refurbishment of approximately 1000 m2 of laboratory, office and residential space to form new office accommodation. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         October 2009 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £1.3 million
  • 8University of Cambridge – Kavli Institute of Cosmology
    The scheme is a two storey 1000m2 building located close to the Hoyle and Astrophysics Buildings it will contain 55 new research workstations in a range of offices and also a seminar room. A BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating was achieved for the building in addition to achieving the necessary 10% renewables. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         August 2009 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £3 million
  • Physics of MedicineUniversity of Cambridge – Physics for Medicine
    The scheme will occupy the northern side of the existing Cavendish Laboratory Campus in West Cambridge.  It will comprise primarily of experimental laboratories and support areas.  The main laboratory space is designed to be flexible and adaptable to accommodate physics, where vibration sensitive equipment is used, biological and chemical science and dedicated equipment rooms for NMRS and Tera Hertz. Support spaces for glass wash, autoclave and chemical storage are also provided. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         June 2008 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £10 million
  • System Biology InstituteUniversity of Cambridge – System Biology Institute
    Project including refurbishing c. 5,000sqm of existing highly serviced laboratory space, basement holding areas and ancillary accommodation across four floors for stem cell research to Home Office requirements. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         August 2006 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £10 million
  • Plant Growth FacilityUniversity of Cambridge – Plant Growth Facility
    The facility will provide a facility where healthy and pathogen infected plants can be separately grown in self-contained areas. It is a single storey, glulam arched structure. Essentially it is a large open plan hall for housing 32 specialist growth rooms with associated facilities such as soil storage/preparation, potting/harvesting and autoclaves. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         August 2005 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £3 million
  • 10University of Cambridge – Faculty of Education
    To provide a new building for the Faculty of Education, including new car parking and landscaping works adjacent to the existing Homerton College.  The main building is arranged into two ‘houses’: the 3-storey ‘timber house’ to the north, containing principally the Learning Resource Centre, and the 4-storey ‘brick house’ to the south, containing teaching and academic space. Services:             Project management, contract administration Completion:         December 2004 Procurement:      Two stage design develop and construct Value:                    £9 million
  • 11Triangle, St John’s College, University of Cambridge
    The project involves the refurbishment of existing listed buildings to provide a series of interlinked properties for both commercial and College accommodation.  The scheme includes the demolition of a number of properties.  Most of the buildings were Grade II listed; some of which date back to the 18th Century.  As a result, significant repairs were required to the existing building structures and facades. Services:             Project and cost management, contract administration Completion:         Phase 1 – May 2007, Phase 2 – January 2009 Procurement:      Single stage traditional Value:                    Phase 1 – £1.85 million, Phase 2 – £7.5 million
  • Silsoe Relocation Phase 2Cranfield University – Silsoe Relocation Phase 2
    This project involves constructing a combined Soil Management and Off Road Vehicle experimentation facility.  This project also involved three other packages. Procuring the relocation of all experimentation and teaching equipment; an enabling works package for the demolition and remediation of a disused fuel storage facility and a separate relocation of offices and soil archives into existing accommodation. Services:              Project management and contract administration Completion:         December 2009 Procurement:      Single stage tender Value:                    £2 million
  • 13Coventry University – Engineering and Computing Building
    A new landmark state of the art teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Computing providing in excess of 14,300m2 of replacement mixed use accommodation, incorporating formally disparate items of specialist technical resources for the development of automotive, aero and computing engineering, including a 1/6th wind tunnel, engine test cells and three independent lecture theatres. Services:              Project management Completion:         May 2011 Procurement:      Single stage tender Value:                    £30 million
  • Student Enterprise BuildingCoventry University – Student Enterprise Building
    New student centre which will become the heart of the University campus.  The project presents many challenges, not least the large number of stakeholders / faculty departments that will occupy the building when it is completed.  Satisfactorily managing and balancing their broad and varied needs within the context of the University’s brief, key external stakeholders and the masterplan is critical to the project’s success.  In addition the project is on target to achieve a BREEAM – Excellent rating. Services:              Project management and contract administration Completion:         August 2010 Procurement:      Single stage tender Value:                    £30 million