University of Huddersfield wanted to create a landmark teaching facility in the heart of Huddersfield. Morgan Sindall were appointed to deliver this project.
The Oastler building at the University of Huddersfield will home various faculties and provide a link to the Student Central Building. The building would be 7,500 m² at a height of six storeys opposite the Shorehead roundabout. The structure consists of a dramatic design, comprising of a prominent curved frontage.
We were given an excellent rating by the project leader. He especially highlighted our ‘Site Performance’ and ‘Working Relationship’. Our Chief designer was commended for his outstanding assistance in helping the main contractor.
The building, upon completion, won the LABC Building Excellence award in Education category in 2017.
As well as this the building was awarded a BREEAM ‘Excellent and EPC A Rating which we are proud to be part of sustainable construction projects. This building has achieved a 28% reduction in carbon usage compared to a standard equivalent building.