Senior Finishes Top Of The Class

by | Jan 16, 2024 | On-Site

Senior Architectural Systems’ experience in the education sector has led to three of its aluminium systems being used as part of the modernisation of a secondary school and sixth form college in Stockon-On Tees.

The creation of the new three-storey teaching block at Egglescliffe School and Sixth Form College saw Senior collaborate with architects Howarth Litchfield to design and supply suitable aluminium windows, doors and curtain walls. The fenestration package was fabricated and installed by specialist contractor Frostree for main contractor Kier Construction.

Framing the building’s modern exterior is Senior’s SPW600 aluminium window range, a three chamber, 75mm polyamide thermally broken aluminium window system offering ultimate design versatility. Available in a series of configurations and either single or dual colours, Senior says these thermally enhanced windows offer exceptional air permeability, water tightness, and wind resistance.

Senior’s SF52 aluminium curtain wall system was used for the scheme, offering specifiers a variety of aesthetic options as well as an enhanced thermal performance that exceeds current building regulations. Also offering design flexibility thanks to a range of configurations, the scheme incorporated Senior’s SPW501 aluminium door range to complement the SF52 aluminium curtain wall system. This thermally broken polyamide aluminium door framing system has been designed for high performance in commercial environments, making it ideally suited to the school’s heavy footfall.

Named after the celebrated British astronaut Tim Peake, the £7.1m state-of-the-art Peake building was funded by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council as part of its £57.7m investment programme to transform school buildings in the Borough.

www.seniorarchitectural.co.uk  

Related Posts

On-Site

Fast Forward To The Future

If you want to make a stunning impression on clients, customers and visitors to your commercial office space, sometimes only glass will do. TuffX supplied 89 panels – a total of 145m2 – of 21.5mm EVA toughened and laminated safety glass for a substantial glass...

On-Site

Glazerite Installer Gets Top Marks For Installation

Glazerite installer, Howard Yarnold Windows and Doors has put the finishing touches on a major installation as part of a local college’s drive to reduce carbon emissions. The Birmingham-based business worked with Nuneaton College in Warwickshire to carry out the...

On-Site

Rehau Is The Cure For Epsom Hospital

When Epsom Hospital was in need of energy efficiency upgrades, the NHS Trust looked to specify Rehau’s curtain walling and Total70C windows. However, with the install set to take place in an active emergency department environment during the peak of a global...

On-Site

Key Project Partner

Deceuninck fabricator Dempsey Dyer played a significant role in the completion of The Pastures, a £168m student accommodation project in Colchester. Thanks to Dempsey Dyer’s ongoing close working relationship with client Bouygues, the fabricator was invited in at...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This