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