Client: Miller Construction
Wallace Whittle were appointed on this new campus building to carry out full M&E design and provide Sustainability Consultancy.
The new campus includes an automated night cooling strategy operating in conjunction with natural ventilation and exposed soffits forming part of the passive measures incorporated into the scheme.
A CHP lead heating system has been designed plus other sustainable techniques which have contributed to the achievement of a ‘Very Good’ BREEAM rating.
The Falmer Campus is home to 7,000 students and 1,000 staff who will have the opportunity to use the new, state of the art facilities which includes a fully equipped Digital
Media Services Suite. This facility includes a Television Studio, Video Editing Suites and Recording Studios for teaching purposes.
Other facilities include an ICT Suite, Lecture Theatre, Laboratories and a multi-purpose hall which houses a retractable seating to allow for a second Lecture Theatre for over 350 people.