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CONSTRUCTION January 1996 - October 1998

AREA 25,000 m2 gross, 16,000m2 net

STUDENT CAPACITY 1500: 1000 undergraduate students, 350 post-graduate research students, 150 staff

TENDER DATE Dec 95 - June 96




CLIENT Imperial College and South Kensington Millennium Commission

ARCHITECT Foster and Partners: Sir Norman Foster, Spencer de Grey, Andrew Thomson, Giles Robinson, Huw Turner, Julia Abell, Justin Noxon, Jed Kritzinger, Austin Relton, Nesa Marojevic, Bob Atwal

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER Waterman Partnership

SERVICES WSP Consulting Engineers


Davis, Langdon & Everest


LIGHTING Claude Engle

ACOUSTICS Sandy Brown Associates

FIRE Warrington Fire


enabling works (civils) P J Carey, enabling works (engineering services) Andrews Weatherfoil, piling West Pile, external works and loading bay Kiernan (McLellan, meb), brick and blockwork Irvine Whitlock, stone cladding Szerelmey (London Stone), atrium flooring Midland Marble, structural steelwork Bourne Steel, architectural metalwork Littlehampton Welding, specialist joinery Calanpoint, firestopping McCartny, roofing Coverite Roofing, glazed screens and doors Solaglas, curtainwalling, windows, external doors Harty Holdings, atrium glazed roof Lakesmere Cladding, atrium level 2 deck ESB Services, plastering and screeding Jonathan James, dry lining and plasterboard ceilings Ardmac Performance Systems, terrazzo and ceramic tile finishes Midland Marble, suspended ceilings Carlton Ceilings & Partitions, soft floor finishes Tyndale, epoxy floor and wall finishes Stonhard (uk), painting and decorating lsl Associates, raised floors System Floors (Durabella), signage H B Signs, demountable partitions Unilock, sliding, folding partitions Unilock/Beldan, window-cleaning equipment Tirfor, audio-visual equipment Metro, waste compactor Kenburn Waste Management, kitchen equipment Toomeys, autoclaves The Sterilising Equipment Company, isolation cubicles PF & F, laboratory furniture Waldner MSA, atrium open-plan workstations Kilby & Gayford, lecture-theatre seating Audience Systems, lifts Schindler, mechanical services Crown House Engineering, sprinklers Hall Fire Protection, downflow benches Astec, plumbing and sanitaryware JA Brooks, cold rooms Carter Refrigeration, pg/ct rooms Sanya Gallenkamp, chillers Trane, air- handling units Colt Holland Heating, ductwork Senior Hargreaves, fume cupboards Howorth Airtech, safety cabinets Medical Air Technology, electrical services/fire alarm Balfour Kilpatrick, high-voltage cabling lec, voice and data Bailey Telecom, cctv/ security-card access Hightech Communications, furniture Guilbert Offrex

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