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Case Study: Middlesex University - Hendon Development Phase III - Means of Escape

Key Facts:

Client: Middlesex University
Architect / Lead Consultant: BPR Architects
Approximate Size: 15,460m2

Description of the Project:

Phase III of the Middlesex University Hendon development comprises of three stand alone campus blocks ranging from two to five storeys at different points. The buildings will be used as accommodation for departments from the School of Arts and Education. The Phase III development will be connected via a link bridge located along the western side of the site. The building comprises teaching facilities, seminar rooms, café zone, multifunctional space, 3D animation room, printing facilities, offices. Two atria are also provided within the main building and separated by a circulation space.

LWF Involvement:

LWF are appointed to provide fire safety and fire
engineering services to the project including the production of the Fire Strategy Report for the proposed new building.

The key services include:

• Review preliminary drawings and provide fire
engineering solutions to potential design issues;

• Produce detailed fire strategy report for the
proposed development to cover all aspects of fire
safety including means of escape, passive and active
fire safety systems and access and facilities for the
fire service;

• Provide compartmentation plans for the proposed
development;

• Support the design team throughout the design
stages and provide comments where necessary
on design changes;

• Liaise with approval authorities for fire safety approval
of the scheme.

 

 











For further information regarding this project or the services that LWF provide please contact:

Peter Gyere – Marketing Manager
Lawrence Webster Forrest
Legion House
Lower Road
Kenley
Surrey CR8 5NH

TEL: +44 (0)20 8668 8663
FAX: +44 (0)20 8668 8583

Email: p.gyere@lwf.co.uk


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