• CWA - LinkedIn
  • CWA - Facebook
  • CWA - Twitter
Intelligent Engineering
CWA Engineering - Staffordshire Council - Structural & Civil Engineering
CWA Engineering - Staffordshire Council - Structural & Civil Engineering
CWA Engineering - Staffordshire Council - Structural & Civil Engineering

Landau Forte Academy – Post 16 Centre, Tamworth

The prestigious Landau Forte Academy in Tamworth comprises two campuses, a Post 16 Centre with 860 places and an 11-16 Centre offering 960 student places. The Post 16 Centre is located on part of a site occupied by Queen Elizabeth Mercian School.
  • Client:
    Staffordshire County Council

  • Location:
    Tamworth, Birmingham

  • Project Value:
    £16,000,000

  • Services Provided:
    Civil and Structural Engineering Consultancy
Description

The two storey steel framed structure supports exposed precast concrete plank floors and roofs, which transmit heating/cooling and ventilation via the Termodeck system, which in turn is linked to geothermal heat pumps. The roof planks to the three learning wings are laid to a 10 degree pitch providing positive roof drainage and an aesthetic appearance to the interior of the building. To the front of the building, the egg shaped Learning Resource Centre reads as a dramatic statement of quality at the entrance to the facility.

Related Projects
Mary Elliot Special School, Walsall
Mary Elliot Special School, Walsall
The new two storey building comprises composite first floor slab and steel frame on...
Read More
New Teaching & Learning Building – University of Warwick
New Teaching & Learning Building – University of Warwick
The building consists of two number two storey teaching wings consisting of different learning spaces for various...
Read More
Park Hill Primary School, Coventry
Park Hill Primary School, Coventry
The primary structure consists of a braced steel frame with a suspended precast concrete...
Read More