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.
Client: University of Oxford
Consultant: Hoare Lea & Partners
Architect: Oxford Architect Partners
Main contractor: Kingerlee
Start date: September 2004
Completion date: March 2006