Discovery Academy

Client: Council of the City of Stoke-on-Trent

Location: Stoke-on-Trent

Contractor: Wates Construction

Project Value: £2,000,000 Mechanical

A brand new, state-of-the-art building for up to 1,350 pupils aged 11-18 which replaces the former Edensor High School and Technology College, and Mitchell High School. Facilities include three learning wings with flexible classroom spaces, laboratories, an information resource centre, dance, music and drama studios, a café, a gym and a sports suite.

Mechanical installation works to the two-storey building included full plant room, under floor heating, air conditioning and a boiler heating system. Kershaw also produced the fully co-ordinated CAD drawings to encompass all services, incorporating anti-clash technology, for the project.