Newcastle College - 6th Form Block

Newcastle upon Tyne
Project value £22.0m
Education sector

New state-of-the-art facility providing approximately 1300m2 of teaching/learning space and staff/support areas to serve 2,000 students.  The building is a 4/5 storey structure supported on piled foundations.  The superstructure is a steel frame with reinforced concrete core walls which form the lift and stair structures and provide frame stability under horizontal loads.  

Construction was on a sloping city centre site with limited lay-down space within a live college campus.