Entries by Matt Hamnett

£3.9M Investment for Institute for Transport Studies

This Victorian building on University Road is receiving a £3.9M investment. The remodelling and refurbishment over the coming months will extend and modernise the learning environment, to create a first class learning environment to match the Institute’s standing as a world-leader in transport teaching and research. The project paves the way for further collaborations – […]

Edward Boyle Library Refurbishment

The £24.7M refurbishment of the Edward Boyle Library will create a dynamic information resources hub at the heart of the campus. The team is now 20% of the way through the refurbishment project and once complete the library will offer: Over 2,000 group and silent study spaces and IT cluster PC’s Upgraded and increased study […]

Multi-Storey Car Park now open

The new £10.5M multi-storey car park opened in the New Year. Designed by CJCT architects, the new car park boasts an impressive bespoke exterior of aluminium cladding panels and feature façade lighting for distinct aesthetic effect. The scheme also comprises surrounding landscaping, including native hedgerows, pollinating plants and a green wall. Dennis Hopper, Director of […]

£520m development now underway

Our ambitious five-year plan to transform the University campus is now well underway, as we invest £520m in the development of 19 new sites and the refurbishment of our older buildings. This investment supports the Strategic Plan by further enhancing our students’ experience, and growing our research income through the development of new research platforms. […]