Project Profile | Winsford Academy

Project Profile: Winsford Academy, Cheshire

Winsford Academy project overview

Project Overview

New build 1,900 student Academy located on Grange Lane, Winsford, Cheshire CW7 2BT. The Academy includes:

60 classrooms with flexible learning spaces; a 400-seat theatre in the Performing Arts Centre; Learning Resource Centre; outstanding sports facilities; science labs; drama and dance studios; music rehearsal rooms; media suites; a Sixth Form Centre; art studios; and technology workshops.

Windows and Mac-based PCs are available across the Academy, Apple TV and large HDMI, flat-screen televisions also feature in all classrooms.

The project was undertaken using BIM software and has proved successful with regards to early warning clash detection between the services and structure.

Winsford Academy project team

Project Team

Client Winsford E-ACT Academy
Main Contractor Kier
Architect BDP
M&E Contractor Lorne Stewart
Structural WSP
Acoustic Consultant WSP

Quantity Surveyor



Winsford Academy project value

Project Value

MEP Services £4.1M


Winsford Academy services


  • VRF and Air Conditioning
  • Heat Recovery Air Handling Units
  • Natural Ventilation
  • Gas Fired Radiant Heating
  • External Main Water and Fire Hydrant
  • AV – Soundfield Systems and Induction Loops
  • Fire Alarm, Security, Disabled Alarm and PA
  • Lighting, LV Power Systems
  • Lightning Protection
  • External Floodlighting to Games Area
  • Photovoltaic's