Sheffield University powder coated aluminium

Sheffield University Halls of Residence

Rainwater Goods, Cladding, Wall Cappings and More

Bovis Lend Lease won the contract to design and build the £160 million project consisting of 38 new blocks of residences housing 4,200 students. It also encompass the construction of a Hub building with retail and public space for students. It is believed to be the UK’s largest transaction for student accommodation with a private-sector finance.

The first phase of the village is was opened in September, and the whole project is scheduled for completion by autumn 2009.

The buildings were created using a combination of materials and one of the distinguishing features is the black coated aluminium feature channel running along the different floor levels at varying heights. JWD’s Girderline was selected for this.

JWD also created other customised finishing details in powder coated aluminium for various aspects of the building including rainwater goods and roofline details.

JWD created a range of high quality finishing details in powder coated aluminium for various aspects of the building including rainwater goods and roofline details.