Geography Building External Façade Refurbishment

Geography Building External façade refurbishment

Castle Owen were appointed as lead consultants, following an architectural competition to upgrade the external façade of the brutalist concrete framed Geography building.

Our appointment was extended to provide a full multi disciplinary solution to this challenging project. Our sympathetic design maintained the original building aesthetic interpreted using current high performance materials. Castle Owen were responsible for the development of a detailed design solution, obtaining all statutory consents and managing the procurement of contractors to deliver the project. We administered the building contract and managed the quality of construction through to completion.

ClientThe University of Sheffield
Value£2.2 Million
ContractJCT Intermediate Building Contract 
Services ProvidedBuilding services engineering
Multi disciplinary project solutions
Project management
Contract administration
Principal Designer