Project Title: Furness College, Barrow, Cumbria

Completed: May 2012

Contract Duration: 16 Months

Client: University of Cumbria

Main Contractor: Eric Wright Construction

Contract Value: 3.2 Million


Furness College is a 14000m2 four storey college of further education in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. It provides a wide range of vocational education and training to over 16s, notably working with BAE Systems to train apprentices for their shipyard in Barrow the building was awarded a BREEAM rating of ” Excellent”.

Services Undertaken:

  • Full contract management
  • Full design, CAD, working drawings
  • Solar thermal hot water
  • LPHW pipework installation
  • MCW AND DHW pipework installations
  • Gas pipework installations
  • Boiler plant installation
  • Hot Water plant installations
  • VRF & Air conditioning installation
  • Ventilation Supply and Extract ductwork
  • Soils and wastes
  • Sanitaryware
  • Specialist gas services
  • Specialist extract systems
  • Pipework and Ductwork Insulation
  • Under-floor heating installation
  • BMS installation
  • Inspection and Testing
  • Chlorination of services
  • Flusing and water treatment
  • OMI Documention
  • Testing and commissioning of all associated services
  • Client Demonstrations