Padiham Primary School – Burnley

Pettit Singleton Associates carried out full mechanical and electrical design and supervision services on this £2.5million major development to consolidate the infants and juniors schools on to one site. The construction of a new wing on the existing school building of some 900m2. A pre-requisite requirement of the brief was for the building to be environmentally friendly of low carbon emission and to achieve a BREEAM “excellent” rating. The building services design, in order to achieve this included:- photovoltaic panels (PV), solar hot water panels (SHW), ground source heat pumps and rainwater collection system.

Projected annual savings: 5400kwh (gas), 1026kg CO2