BRIDGWATER COLLEGE ADVANCED ENGINEERING CENTRE

The new Advanced Engineering Centre at the Bridgwater campus expands and enhances existing training facilities to offer a level of specialised engineering training for Bridgwater & Taunton College. The 2536m2 centre complements the existing Energy Skills Centre and accommodates the growing number of engineering students attending the College, plus growth in numbers linked to the Hinkley Point C development, specifically apprenticeships.

Bridgwater College Advanced Engineering Centre

Bridgwater College Advanced Engineering Centre

The new Advanced Engineering Centre at the Bridgwater campus expands and enhances existing training facilities to offer a level of specialised engineering training for Bridgwater & Taunton College.

The 2536m2 centre complements the existing Energy Skills Centre and accommodates the growing number of engineering students attending the College, plus growth in numbers linked to the Hinkley Point C development, specifically apprenticeships.

The building contains three workshops and 14 classrooms for general teaching and Computer Aided Design focussed training, along with associated changing spaces for students and staff accommodation.

LOCATION: BRIDGWATER

CLIENT: BRIDGWATER & TAUNTON COLLEGE

VALUE: £4.2M

COMPLETION: 2017
SERVICE: ARCHITECTURE
SECTOR: EDUCATION
CONTRACTOR: KIER CONSTRUCTION

LANDSCAPE: AUSTIN-SMITH: LORD
STRUCTURES: ATKINS
SERVICES: ATKINS
COST CONSULTANT: HILLS