12August

RFS Commences Lancaster University Contract

Raised Floor Solutions has commenced work on the supply and installation of steel floor decking for the construction of a new £19million modern style extension to the acclaimed Lancaster University Management School.

Lancaster University is ranked in the top ten in all major national league tables and was the highest ranking university in the North of England in the Times and Sunday Times League Table 2019, and was named University of the Year 2018 by the Times and Sunday Times. It and also holds a TEF Gold award for outstanding teaching.

The University has invested over £170million since 2013 in its Bailrigg Campus, which is set amid 560 acres of parkland just 3 miles from the city centre. The campus is home to over 12,000 students and 2,500 employees. A further £250million is being invested in the next five years.

The new building, known as ‘West Pavillion’ will provide a further 5,667m2 of space for students, staff and partners to utilise over five storeys, the equivalent of nearly four tennis courts per floor. And will provide three new lecture theatres, collaboration space, a new reception, multiple offices and an executive teaching suite.

Raised Floor Solutions steel decking team, Metaldeck, is on site this month supplying and installing 5226m2 of Kingspan Multideck MD80.

Posted by Jackie  Posted on 12 Aug