Jessop West


Jessop West


Client:Bowmer & Kirkland

Architect:Sauerbruch Hutton, Berlin

Facade area: 5500 m²

Completion: 2008

Materials used:Wood-aluminium, steel

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This building of the University of Sheffield houses the faculties of history, English and modern languages in three wings, each of different heights. The facade has a concept making use of three different colours.

Schneider supplied a double facade appropriate to the extreme acoustic and construction requirements involved. The scope of supply included a steel facade on the ground floor and wood and aluminium windows in the upper floors in order to meet current energy-saving requirements.

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