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Building Category
Sponsored by:
Premier Inn, Manchester
Building category shortlist
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Submitted for award by
Buchan Concrete Solutions
Owner
Devon County Council
Architect
NPS South West
Consulting engineer
Curtins Consulting
Contractor
BAM Construction
Precast supplier
Buchan Concrete Solutions
Submitted for award by
Buchan Concrete Solutions
Owner
Premier Inn
Architect
Roger Stevenson Architects
Consulting engineer
Capita Symonds (Structures)
Consulting engineer
Waldeck Engineering
Contractor
Russells Construction
Precast supplier
Buchan Concrete Solutions
Specialist supplier
Taylor Maxwell (brick supplier)
Montgomery Primary
School, Exeter
The £9. 2million, 420 place, two storey
school building comprises 12 classrooms,
a Foundation unit and associated facilities.
The school was constructedwith as little
disruption to the local residential area
as possible andwithout obstructing the
operation of the existing school. It reaches
PassivHaus standards.
The building comprises 12 floors and a
basement, 193 bedroomswith glazed
frontedpublic areas and a restaurant to
the ground floor. Built with 11 storeys of
precast concreteworking off of an in-situ
concrete transfer slab fromthe first floor.
The use of precast sandwichpanelswith
brick cladding up to 11 storeys is thought
to be a UK first and amilestone project for
Buchan.
Nominated for the Sustainability Award.