Project Category Archives: Education

The iSTEM Centre, Preston College

Project Overview The new £13m Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) development was completed June 2015. Preston College, working with industry, put together an ambitious plan – which will see all the science and technology sectors brought together under one roof at the St Vincent’s Road campus. DES worked with Kier and Clancy Consulting to […]

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University of Roehampton

Project Overview The £13 million Roehampton University project involves the construction of student accommodation development which will house over 200 students in the grounds of the Grade II listed Devonshire House. The development has been designed to achieve BREEAM Very Good rating and will restore Downshire House’s sunken garden with the addition of three four storey […]

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Gildredge House

Project Overview Gildredge House is a state-funded school which opened at the end of 2013 and educates children aged 4-19 years. The through school offers reception, primary, secondary and now a sixth form for its students. The Victorian style building offers large open-spaced rooms, ideal for classrooms and meeting areas perfect for a learning environment. […]

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Holyport College

Project Overview Holyport College in Berkshire is an all-ability co-educational day and boarding school for students aged 11 – 19 years opened September 2014. The College will have facilities for 500 pupils, of which 225 will be boarders. Eton College will be adding their expertise as sole educational sponsor at Holyport College. Procured through Scape, […]

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Lancaster & Morecambe College

Overview DES has recently completed a £1 million Electrical & Mechanical installation at Lancaster & Morecambe College for Kier Northern. Phase 1, in which the College invested £6 million in addition to a £2 Million grant secured from the Skills Funding Agency, helped transform the site with new and improved facilities & buildings. September 2013 […]

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Manor Park University of Surrey

The £35 million sports centre has an exciting and imaginative design that displays sensitive awareness of the environment.

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