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University of Birmingham School & Sixth Form

Project: University of Birmingham School & 6th Form 

Client: Birmingham University 

Location: Birmingham University Complex, Selly Oak, Birmingham 
Contractor: Crown House Technologies (on Behalf of Wilmot Dixon)
Consultant: Couch Perry Wilkes 
Distributor: BSS Smethwick 
Product Specifications: Couch Perry Wilkes Spec using DPCV’s and General Valves 
“The Service and Back Up has been excellent” - John Parsons,  Mechanical Supervisor - Crown House Technologies
Project Background: The complex is one of the first university training schools in the UK, a 'lab school' initiative modelled on similar projects in Finland and the US where innovative educational ideas are trialled.
As well as providing a broad academic curriculum, the university training school provides initial and ongoing teacher training and research into improving educational practice.
The school also accommodates 750 11 to 16-year-old pupils and a further 400 at the sixth form college, it's free to attend and admissions are open to children from different areas across Birmingham, half of which will come from Selly Oak.



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