Date: 17th January 2018
Plans submitted for University of Sheffield’s new engineering facility
Planning permission has now been submitted for a new engineering facility at the University of Sheffield’s city centre campus, the Royce Discovery Centre.
The new state of the art facility will feature a range of workshop and laboratory space, including six vibration sensitive laboratories, a laser room and showcase/exhibition area, for the University’s Faculty of Engineering.
The site is located between Portobello Street and Orange Street, and the Portobello Wing of the Portobello Centre, as well as its surrounding car parks, will be demolished as part of the project.
Curtins are very proud to be providing Civil & Structural Engineering services for the project, for which a determination date of 11th April 2018 has been set.
The project team also includes:
- Bond Bryan – Architect
- Rex Procter & Partners – Quantity Surveyor
- Gardiner & Theobold – Project Manager
*Images courtesy of Bond Bryan Architects