Summers-Inman are pleased to announce that Teesside University’s £20m ‘The Curve’ was the winner at the RICS North East Project Awards in the two categories in which it was nominated; Best Project for Innovation and Best Project for Regeneration. The Curve also won the main award for overall Best Project of the Year. Summers-Inman were integral in assisting the University develop the design competition and selecting the Architect for the scheme. We subsequently acted as Quantity Surveyor and CDM Co-ordinator for the project whilst also providing cross-discipline professional advice and support to all members of the delivery team.
The Curve forms part of the Teesside University’s Campus Heart which also involved the pedestrianisation of part of Southfield Road, the installation of a “living wall” with a vertical garden and LED screen and the extension and refurbishment of the Orion Building. Summers-Inman undertook the role of Quantity Surveyor and CDM Co-ordinator on the pedestrianisation works and the works to the Orion Building and Project Manager, Quantity Surveyor and CDM Co-ordinator on the living wall.