Henderson Green moves in on Isle of Wight school

Henderson Green has won a contract with Kier to provide M&E services for a new studio school in East Cowes on the Isle of Wight.

The Southampton- and Channel Islands-based consultancy will be installing a new heating and lighting system at the school, part of as network of studio schools which aim to bridge the gap between education and work.

Heat recovery ventilation, a new fire alarm, and new electrical, data and security systems are also due to be installed at the former disused Edwardian building, which is due to open its doors to 300 pupils aged between 14 and 19 this September.

Managing director Russ Pitman said: “The Studio School is an exciting yet challenging project due to the quick turnaround required for the September opening deadline. We're working closely with the contractor and the school itself in order to ensure the mechanical and electrical designs meet the demands of this high-tech facility.”

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