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Manchester City Campus

Thursday, November 26, 2020

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New Project Secured

Project - New City Campus, Manchester
Main Contractor - Willmott Dixon
Packages - Drylining, Partitions and Plastering
Value - £3,500,000
Date - due to commence January 2021 for 41 weeks


The four story building will house two cutting-edge industry-standard theatres, film studios, media, computing and editing suites, plus recording and photography studios, dance studios and rehearsal rooms as well as bespoke practical spaces for hospitality, media make-up and special effects. It will be situated at the corner of New Bridge Street and Great Ducie Street, opposite Manchester Arena.

Opening its doors for the new academic year in September 2022, the building is being designed by the award-winning Bond Bryan and Simpson Haugh architects, with the aim of creating a distinctive identity for the college. The building represents one of the largest investments in further education and skills in the region for more than 30 years.

read the full article from Willmott Dixon here