RHB Partnership LLP were commissioned to carry out the Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health design to RIBA Stage E with provision to be novated onto the successful contractor’s design team.
The building is over three floors and consists of Classrooms, School Hall, Hydro Therapy Pool, Sensory Rooms, Kitchen, Offices and Toilet Accommodation.
The Building is heated using a combination of high efficiency gas fired boilers and air source heat pumps with a CHP plant serving the hydro therapy pool, and is ventilated using natural ventilation where possible with heat recovery mechanical ventilation where appropriate.
The lighting installation is carried out utilizing high efficiency luminaires with automatic controls complete with daylight sensing.
The building also incorporates rainwater harvesting, solar water heating, evacuation lifts and sprinklers.