Holy Cross Hydrotherapy Unit Waverley Borough Council's Design Awards Winner
Client: The Congregation of the Daughters of the Cross of Liege
Contract Value: £2.5 million
Duration: 35 weeks
Completion: February 2007
Contract: JCT Standard Building Contract with Quantities
Close co-ordination was required between the site team and client in order to ensure that the hospital's services and supplies were not affected during the period of construction.
The Glulam timber framed pool is heated using a combination of both gas and solar power. Shading to the pool is provided by motorised louvres.
The building succeeded in winning the People's Choice category of Waverley Borough Council's Design Awards, New Building (non-residential) Category and Sustainable Design and Construction category.
Architect: Federick Gibbert Partnership
Engineer: Scott Wilson
Client Agent: Bird and MacDonald