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Sandwell Academy

This state-of-the-art academy building has produced approximately 10,000 sq m of floor space for educational purposes, specialising in business and sport. The striking horseshoe-shaped two-storey academy surrounds a laned running track, enhancing the aspect of the academy.

The ironmongery specification had to meet the architect's ethos that in a school environment the least number of moving parts on the door, the better the door will function, allowing greater sustainability and minimum maintenance.

Architect:  

BH&M Architects

Main Contractor:

MCS

Size:  

300+ doors

Specification:  

Full ironmongery package included hardly any lever handle sets. Architectural door closers combined with a push/pull function were mainly supplied.

 

The pull handle specification included support-bearing roses on both sides of the door and covered with large decorative and textured protection plates.

 

Yannedis supplied a grandmaster key system to include all aspects of the building and future developments. The system allows for keying control to the sports facilities which are located off-site and are accessed via a bridge.

Sandwell Academy
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