Education

From small, school extensions to large multi-million pound sixth form projects and numerous university projects, Hutton have extensive experience in this sector.

We understand the challenges that each project brings and we find the solutions that meet with the client’s requirements.

Our teams are well versed in the complexities on busy, occupied sites. We work with all parties to ensure the minimum of disruption to the school’s daily activities and the students’ education.

Small classrooms to intricate and innovative designs are all closely managed to ensure the maximum budget value and programme expectations.

  • Outside view of New Lecture Theatre
  • Outside view of New Lecture Theatre
  • Inside the facility
  • Inside the lecture theatre

New Lecture Theatre, University of Essex

New Build
Value

£4.4m

Address

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester

Description

Design and construction of a new 1000 seat academic theatre facility.  Set into a hillside, work also included an Auditorium with telescopic and fixed seating, hard wood floors, full height projection screens and acoustic folding partitions.

Client

University of Essex 

Architect

Patel Taylor

Quantity Surveyor

Dudley Smith Partnership Ltd

Structural Engineer

Techniker Ltd

  • Outside the converted Boiler House
  • Inside the converted Boiler House
  • Inside the converted Boiler House
  • Inside the converted Boiler House

Conversion of Boiler House

New Build
Value

£2.4m

Address

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester

Description

Conversion of redundant central boiler house into Teaching Seminar Rooms and Theatre Studio for approximately 600 students.

Client

The University of Essex

Architect

Purcell Miller Tritton Partneship

Quantity Surveyor

Hoggarth Cooke Partnership

Structural Engineer

MLM Consulting Engineers Ltd