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Kier Construction to build postgraduate centre in UK

23 Nov 2011 (Last Updated November 23rd, 2011 18:30)

Kier Construction has secured a £20m contract from the University of Bedfordshire in the UK to build a five-storey building at its Luton campus.

Kier Construction has secured a £20m contract from the University of Bedfordshire in the UK to build a five-storey building at its Luton campus.

The five-storey building will provide 4,254m2 of space, including two Harvard-style lecture theatres, a cafe, quiet study areas and a student lounge, and will contain state-of-the art IT and audiovisual equipment.

The new facility will feature minimal carbon emissions and is targeting a BREEAM Excellent rating.

The building is scheduled to open in February 2013.