This was a multi-phase project of purpose-built new classrooms and support facilities for 1,800 pupils in the 11-18 age group, located in Barking, Essex. The construction comprised of the latest timber technology to provide a ‘fast track’ approach to a new education facility.

Our Role

EDP Environmental were commissioned to carry-out the detailed MEP Design. We also developed the Energy Strategy in accordance with the London Plan and determined the most cost-effective way to meet the 30% Carbon offset requirement. Our expertise in Thermal Modelling using TAS software was valuable in  ensuring compliance with BB101 and meeting the BREEAM level of “Very Good”.

The Team
  • Client
    London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
  • Architect
    Surface To Air
  • Main Contractor
    MID Group
  • Services Contractor
    Greenside Integrated Services
  • Project Value
    £ 35M
Systems Included
  • Photo-voltaic Panels (PV) – 57kW
  • Air Source Heat Pumps (ASHP)
  • Electrical Distribution
  • Lighting & Small Power
  • Ventilation
  • Heating
  • Domestic Hot & Cold Water
  • Fire Alarm System
  • Security & Access Control Systems
  • Audio Visual System – TV, Telephone, Broadband