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Galliford Try to build new Birmingham Conservatoire

21 Jul 15 Galliford Try has landed a £46m contract to build Birmingham City University’s new music school.

Architect is Fielden Clegg Bradley Studios
Architect is Fielden Clegg Bradley Studios

The new Birmingham Conservatoire has been designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios. It will house teaching facilities and a 500-seat auditorium as well as two additional performance spaces.

WYG is on board as civil & structural engineer, Hoare Lea is mechanical & electrical consultant and Faithful & Gould is quantity surveyor for the project.

When the contract notice was first puyblishjed last summer, it was estimated that the main contract would come in between £37m and £35m.

Galliford Try executive chairman Greg Fitzgerald said: "We are delighted to be involved in such a high-profile and significant project for both Birmingham and the surrounding area. We look forward to working with Birmingham City University and the design team to produce a world-class musical facility for both the students and the wider community."

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