Dyson Perrin Building, Geography

The Geography building has been extensively
refurbished to facilitate new offices, laboratories,
plant rooms, social spaces, and computer suite.

Due to the different applications of the building
Lowe & Oliver were asked to install various different
types of systems including:
General lighting, power outlets within dado trunking,
addressable fire alarm, refuge alarms, door access,
sampling fire alarm within the lift shaft, IT room,
disabled alarm and data and telecoms wiring.

In addition supplies were installed for mechanical
plant, fume cupboards, mass spectrometer and
luminescence laboratory equipment.



Key Facts

Client: University of Oxford

Consultant: Hoare Lea & Partners

Architect: Oxford Architect Partners

Main contractor: Kingerlee

Value: £650,000

Start date: September 2004

Completion date: March 2006