Project Description

UNIVERSITY OF BRIGHTON | MOULSECOOMB CAMPUS

Brighton | United Kingdom

YEAR

2018

STATUS

On going

TYPE

Cultural and Institutional

SERVICE

Façade engineering | Tender Package development

FINAL CLIENT

University of Brighton

CLIENT

Bouygues-UK

ARCHITECT

ECE Architecture

ENGINEER

HOP | Maffeis Engineering SpA

MATERIALS

Terracotta Tiles | Aluminum | Brick | Glass

SURFACE

16,400 m²

People

SUPERVISOR

Marco Bombonato

TEAM

Giovanni Gori

Michele Martignago

Veronica Cogliati

Photo Credits

Bouygues UK

Gallery

The project consists of the development of student accommodation (of 804 bedrooms) located across 5 blocks of various heights. The 5 blocks are linked together via a podium deck and various bridge walkways. The site has several ground levels to accommodate the 5 blocks and the existing site topography.
Maffeis developed the tender package of the building envelope that comprises the following façade types:

  • Face Brickwork facade
  • Terracotta tile façade
  • Windows system
  • Stick system façade
  • Metal mesh