Project Title: Burnley Health & Leisure Centre

Completed: September 2007

Contract Duration: 66 Weeks

Client: NHS East Lancashire / Burnley Borough Council

Main Contractor: Eric Wright Construction

Contract Value: 3.0 Million


This award winning Health Centre comprising a multi storey building of 12,600 sq m is constructed in steel frame with a rain screen cladding and flat roof. At 47m the 11 storey structure has become Burnley’s tallest building and provides an iconic focal point to the town.

The 1-3 storey leisure building of 5,000 sq m is to replace the existing sports centre and includes main and learner pools complete with moveable floor, squash courts, dance studios, indoor sports hall and multi function rooms.

Services Undertaken:

  • All mechanical services
  • Domestic Services
  • Heating
  • Ventilation with Heat Recovery
  • CHP
  • Comfort cooling