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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.

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