Wycombe Sports and Leisure Centre

Client: Wycombe District Council

Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Contractor: Willmott Dixon

Project Value: £5,378,000

A brand new, £25m, 10,750m² sports and leisure complex with a 50m swimming pool with eight lanes, a sub-aqua dive pit, four indoor bowls rinks, two squash courts, a multi-purpose 12 court sports hall, a dance studio, a 150 station fitness suite, a climbing wall, two meeting / party rooms, changing rooms, a café and vending area as well as staff offices. Kershaw installed a CHP unit, biomass woodchip boiler and three gas fired boilers which together heat the building and the water for the pools. There is a natural ventilation system together with VRF air conditioning supply to the fitness suite, dance studio, meeting / party rooms and office. Other M&E elements include fan coil units, radiant panels, under-floor heating, CCTV and security systems, fire alarm, power and lighting.