Crawley College STEM Building New landmark STEM building for Crawley College
Client: Chichester College Group
Contract Value: £3.5m
Duration: 52 weeks
Procurement: Two-Stage Tender
Completion: March 2021
Contract: JCT Design & Build (2016)
This 1,375 SqM, landmark building is the first in Crawley College's phased plan for rationalisation and improvement of the campus site
The three-storey building features a striking overhanging roof supported on angled columns. Curtain-walling includes full-height glazing to this street-front elevation which offers a public window on to the activities of the college, encouraging community interest and engagement.
Internally, the building offers 10 x flexible learning spaces, storage cupboards, WCs, circulation areas, staff rooms and plant room. On the ground floor an impressive double height reception area and spacious social area welcomes visitors and students.
Situated on College Lane, it offers a high-profile gateway to the campus, and provides a bold and vibrant statement showcasing the aspirations and ambitions of the college.
CGI (External) by HNW Architects. Photographs (Internal) by Absolute Design Consultancy
Architect: HNW Architects
Engineer: Archibald Shaw
Client Agent: Baqus