Newnham College, Cambridge

Newnham College’s Dorothy Garrod Building creates a new façade and entrance to the College along Sidgwick Avenue.

The Dorothy Garrod Building brings together teaching, research, conference and social space downstairs, with outstanding student accommodation on the upper two floors, all topped by a roof garden with a glass gym and meeting space.

Main Contractor
SDC Builders
Architect
Walters & Cohen
Requirement
1746m2 of glazing consisting of Schuco windows, doors and curtain walling.
Solution
Schuco FWS50 curtain walling profiles utilising the NCM detail where the double glazed units will be bonded back to framework, Schuco AWS/ADS 70.HI Windows & Doors, Glass: 10mm Pilkington Toughened Suncool 70/35 & 10mm Pilkington Toughened Optifloat Clear.
Value
£1.5M