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£52m student halls contract up for grabs

16 Sep 15 The University of Northampton is seeking expressions of interest from a main contractor for the design and build of student residences at its new £330m Waterside Campus development.

The Waterside Campus development
The Waterside Campus development

The halls of residence contract, which will provide more than 1,000 student rooms, has an estimated value of £52m.

Bowmer & Kirkland is already on board as main contractor for five main teaching buildings and the refurbishment of an old Grade II listed engine shed for a Students’ Union building and offices. B&K will take overall main contractor responsibility for the shared construction areas.

VolkerFitzpatrick has a £21m civil engineering contract to put in the infrastructure.

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