Southend-On-Sea Borough Council, University of Essex, and South Essex College of Further and Higher Educatio
Wates Construction / Kershaw Mechanical Services
TROX UK designed and manufactured Multi Service Chilled Beams (MSCBs) based around a standard passive chilled beam for usein the £23M Elmer Square development, a three way joint enterprise between Southend-On-Sea Borough Council, the University of Essex, and South Essex College of Further and Higher Education.
The Forum provides an integrated community and academic public library alongside a teaching facility for the College and a modern learning environment for the University
MSCBs were installed in the library, teaching and meeting room areas and all incorporate luminaires. The outer edge borders of the MSCBs are manufactured from architectural grade aluminium extruded sections and have central aluminium linear bar grilles.
The project was awarded a BREEAM "Excellent" rating.