High Level Glazing

  • Client: Student Castle Limited
  • Site: Student Castle Manchester
  • Date: 2013
  • Location: Great Marlborough Street Manchester

Case study story


Our specialist rope access glazing team were called into action at Student Castle in Manchester, to replace a damaged double glazed unit on the 31st floor.

The development which opened in September of last year was designed by Manchester architects Hodder + Partners and built by Sheppard Construction for Student Castle Limited, towers to a height of 106 metres (350ft)The 520 bed property with 37 floors is the highest purpose built student accommodation development in the world

Works carried out:

Removal of damaged double glazed unit
Supply and installation of new double glazed unit

Equipment deployed:

  • Rope access operatives
  • Rope access equipment
  • Glass suckers

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