J Tomlinson commence chemistry refurbishment project at University of Birmingham’s Haworth Building
June 16, 2022
J Tomlinson are delighted to have begun the chemistry refurbishment project at the Haworth & Physics East Building at the University of Birmingham on 23 May 2022.
The £530k project recently saw the beginning of its refurbishment scheme, in which works are expected to take up to 15 weeks to complete and to be conducted in one single phase, whilst working around the Commonwealth Games 2022, in readiness for the new academic year in September 2022.
The refurbishment of an existing storage area to create a bespoke research lab for an incoming professor at the university. The space will be transformed with new flooring and ceilings, the replacement of external windows and doors, as well as mechanical and electrical installations.
Additionally, the rooms are set to be fitted out with high-quality laboratory equipment to facilitate industry-leading research including new benching, fume cupboards, and specialist gases.
J Tomlinson’s Refurbishment Managing Director, Iain Davies said: “We are excited to commence works at the University of Birmingham campus. Creating such a dynamic learning space will fashion a perfect environment for research. We are working closely with the university to swiftly mobilise works to ensure a timely handover is achieved ahead of the university’s September intake.”
For more information about J Tomlinson’s recent developments, visit https://www.jtomlinson.co.uk/.
J Tomlinson, which was founded in Nottingham the 1950s, works primarily across the Midlands, Yorkshire and Northern and Central England.
The company provides a range of sustainable building solutions including refurbishment, repairs and maintenance, engineering services, extra care construction, renewable energy, and facilities management, working across a range of key sectors including extra care, healthcare, blue light, social housing and local government.