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Vijay Patel Building, De Montfort University

Project Vijay Patel Building, De Montfort University
Location Leicester
Sector Education
Project Value £42 million
Main Architect CPMG Architects
Main Contractor Balfour Beatty
Relevant Sub Contractor APiC UK
CAB member Kawneer UK Ltd
System AA®100 Curtain Wall, AA®720 Casement Windows, 190 Heavy Duty Entrance Doors

Kawneer systems were chosen for both the new-build and refurbishment elements of the Vijay Patel Building for their “proven track record” and the company’s flexibility. The project features AA®100 curtain walling with integral ventilators (many being mechanically-operated), AA®720 top-hung casement windows and series 190 heavy-duty commercial entrance doors specified by CPMG Architects.