Council for Aluminium in Building

Co-operative Academy

Project Co-operative Academy
Location Stoke-on-Trent
Sector Education
Project value £23m
Main contractor Duplus Architectural Systems
CAB member Jack Aluminium Systems
System Jack Door TD68

The Co-operative Academy of Stoke-on-Trent is a £32M state-of-the-art building which was built to replace Brownhills High School. Glazing and curtain walling contractor Duplus Architectural Systems chose Jack Aluminium’s thermally efficient, commercial Jack Door TD68 because it’s low U-value and ability to take electric strike opening make it deal for public buildings such as schools with its high throughput.