Consultant will project manage Ormiston Bushfield Academy project

Consultant Rider Levett Bucknall has secured a contract to project manage the new £26m Ormiston Bushfield Academy in Peterborough for client Peterborough City Council.

RLB will be appointed through the English Partnership framework, and the team at the Manchester office will project manage the development as well as act as joint technical advisers with Parsons Brinkerhoff.

The academy is being built on the existing playing fields at Bushfield Community College in the surburb of Orton Goldhay.

Work will begin in the autumn of 2010.