New build starts in late November 2009
Project Aquatics centre at the Adj Nelson Primary School, St Vincent Street, Birmingham
Scheme Aquatics and leisure centre comprising of 50m swimming pool and an Olympic diving facility able to accommodate training sessions by visiting teams during the Olympics, as well as a leisure pool with rides and a teaching pool. A fitness suite will house exercise studios, saunas and steam rooms, while sports facilities on offer will include an eight-court sports hall, four five-a-side pitches and a two-storey climbing wall. Community leisure and swimming pool complex will also provide a creche, a soft play area, a cafe, meeting rooms and a community policing room.
Envelope Wall features: curtain walling; Roof features: rooflight; Windows: aluminium framed; External doors: aluminium
Structure Floors: solid concrete; Roofing: flat, pitched
Services Security: detection & alarm systems, CCTV
Siteworks soft landscaping, hard landscaping
Status Detail planning approval sought (TP ref 2009/03532/PA).