Dortech received the exciting news that Oswestry Leisure Centre is about to be submitted for the prestigious RICS West Midlands Region 2014 Awards. This project was designed by Michael Hyde and Associates and constructed by Grahams Construction.
The scheme, which replaced the previous run down facilities, comprises a six lane 25m long swimming pool and learner pool and associated village changing facilities; four court sports hall (capable of county standard badminton) and associated changing facilities; activity hall; fitness gym; café and administrative facilities.
This complex, large-scale glazing project was completed in 2011 and comprised of over 800m2 of curtain walling, aluminium bi-folding doors, windows and entrance doors.
Glazing areas to the swimming pool area included a special Okalux glass specification imported from Germany. The supporting structure was created using bespoke, glulam, timber beams.
Project Name: Oswald Park Leisure Centre
Project Location: Oswestry
Project Type: Hotel & Leisure
Main Contractor: Grahams Construction
Architect: Michael Hyde & Associates
Completion Date: 2011
Value: £250k to £500k
Glazed Area: >800m2
Products Used: Curtain walling, okalux glass, bi-folding doors, entrance doors