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[ Dudley Enhance and Advance complete ]

20 November 2014

Dudley College has added two new facilities to their Learning Quarter: Dudley Enhance (a purpose-built resource centre for A Level students) and Dudley Advance (a new centre for advanced manufacturing and engineering technology).

 

munro + whitten was appointed to prepare landscape and public realm proposals for the new campus environment providing a vibrant and stimulating new external environment for students and staff. The new landscape incorporates paved breakout spaces, a concourse with feature lighting, large granite podium isles and benches, avenues with formal clipped hedges and trees and a college lawn.

 

Architect: Metz Architects

Landscape Architect: munro + whitten

Civil and Structural Engineer: Pick Everard

Lighting Engineer: Derry Building Services

Quantity Surveyor: MDA

Main Contractor: Bowmer and Kirkland

Landscape Subcontractor: Blakedown

Click on the link below to see the landscape through the College's webcam.

http://www.dudleycol.ac.uk/DudleyLearningQuarter/DudleyAdvance/webcam.aspx

More photos can be found here:

https://www.flickr.com/gp/14778857@N08/cLt5cs

 

 

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