The Sustainability Centre to get ‘deep-green’ retrofit

The Sustainability Centre to get ‘deep-green’ retrofit

The Sustainability Centre has been providing community education and support for 21 years, with a special focus on environmental awareness and wellbeing.   Designed by Architype, The Sustainability Centre has been granted planning permission for their ‘New Learning Centre’ in the heart of the South Downs National Park.   With their ageing building

Kingspan helps deliver first-class learning environment in its hometown

Kingspan helps deliver first-class learning environment in its hometown

A 21st Century school has been constructed in Glossop, a rural market town in the High Peak, to provide a new, single-site secondary school and sixth form. Kingspan Kooltherm Pipe Insulation from local manufacturers, Kingspan Industrial Insulation, was specified to help ensure it is both comfortable and low-cost to run.

Kingspan Optim-R makes the grade in Glasgow

Kingspan Optim-R Makes the Grade in Glasgow

A Grade B listed primary school in Glasgow has three rooms refurbished to offer optimum thermal performance to achieve the most cost-effective solution with the slimmest build-up, with the help of the Kingspan OPTIM-R Flooring System.   Glasgow City Council has been working extensively to improve conditions in Glasgow schools as

Two New Passivhaus Schools Complete in Carmarthenshire

Two New Passivhaus Schools Complete in Carmarthenshire

A new way of delivering high quality schools is proving that investment in children’s wellbeing in Wales is paying off.   The £8.5m Ysgol Parc y Tywyn project (above) provides 350 school children from the Burry Port area with an outstanding new learning environment. The project is the second of two

Student population growing at Durrington High School

Student population growing at Durrington High School

Durrington High School in Worthing, West Sussex, has successfully completed work on its expansion, using the Kingspan TEK Cladding Panel. The Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) was specified to help target a BREEAM ‘Very Good’ rating and to achieve excellent fabric performance against a tight project deadline.   The school is now able