The Falmer Campus, University of Brighton incorporates an automated night cooling strategy operating in conjunction with natural ventilation and exposed soffits which form part of the passive energy efficient approach incorporated within the scheme.
A CHP lead heating system was designed in addition to 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 retractable seating to allow for a second Lecture Theatre for over 350 people.