Glazed Buildings – Burlington Danes Academy

inside school canopy
external view of enclosed canopy
coloured glazed enclosure
inside glazed enclosure

Ark Burlington Danes Academy (6th Form)

ZONE™ Dining Space 80m²

Eager to attract and retain Sixth Form students, Burlington Danes Academy in White City, West London were looking for new social and break-out space to complement their offer. Having considered portable and modular building options and finding these disappointing, the Academy Leadership Team were looking for a solution that would be inspirational and unconventional. They liked the idea of a glazed enclosed structure in an unused space between their buildings, but didn’t think their Sixth Formers would appreciate a social area that resembled a display case!

The Streetspace structural glazing solution was to use a vertical coloured multiwall polycarbonate system and the result is extremely effective. A unique inspiring and relaxing environment suitable for use all year round is an asset the Academy have added to the attractive facilities now available to the Sixth Form, including a fitness suite, café and astroturf pitch.

 

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ZONE™ Dining Space
Asymmetric Radius Rafter Design / Rockwell 655 Polycarbonate Curtain Walling System / Aluminium CD Doors / Heatguard Multiwall Polycarbonate Roofing System / IR Heaters / Resin Bound Flooring
PPC RAL 9006 white aluminium steelwork / Rockwell 655 in Pacific Blue, Fuscia Pink, Light Grey / Comar aluminium door system in RAL 9006 white aluminium
Ark Burlington Danes Academy. Wood Lane, London, W12
January 2014