Kier to build cut-price Gloucester Academy

Grant Prior 11 years ago
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Kier has been confirmed as preferred bidder for the £14.9m Gloucester Academy.

The project was originally due to cost £21m to build but the budget has been slashed by 30% as part of Government spending cuts.

Construction will start in July and is due for completion in September 2013.

This new site will feature a two-storey 950sqm atrium, an outdoor terrace and new science and technology departments.

A new sports hall, fitness suite and drama studio will also be created.

Kier will work with Mace and Gloucester architects Roberts Limbrick on the development.

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