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FLAGSHIP EXAMPLE OF LOW CARBON SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE

Southport Eco Centre, Merseyside

This competition and multi-award winning building is an exemplar project of sustainable architecture, renewable energy and minimal environmental impact.

  • The building occupies a prominent coastal location and marks the main point of arrival for visitors to the sea-front and town-centre.
  • Landmark building including a visitors/exhibition centre, conference space and park and ride facility.
  • Includes an 11 kw wind turbine, solar and geothermal energy sources, high thermal mass and natural stack effect ventilation.
  • The scheme was the centrepiece of Sefton MBC’s Agenda 21 programme and is used as an educational facility for local schools.
  • The crescent form of the building creates a sunny, sheltered space for bus passengers, deflecting the prevailing wind.

Services provided: Architecture

Eco Sketch

Client:
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Awards:
Eurosolar UK Award, NW Business Environment Regeneration Award Groundwork Merseyside 21 Business Award 2005