The City Academy, London

The new academy costing £30m in Hackney, London is an inspirational educational facility, employing a thoroughly integrated sustainable environmental strategy.

The building, which achieved BREEAM Very Good, is 25% more efficient than building regulation requirements and received an A-rating Energy Performance Certificate.

The City Academy in Hackney has won several sustainable development awards including:

  • Best new Build Project at Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers’ Awards 2010
  • Low Carbon Performance Awards 2010
  • London Constructing Excellence Award 2010 for Collaborative Working.

Main Contractor: Willmott Dixon Group

Groundworks Contractor: Toureen Mangan