Royal Grammar School, Swimming Pool and Sports Hall

TGA were engaged by our long standing Client, the Royal Grammar School in Newcastle to work as part of a traditional design team to design the M&E services for the new £5.75m Sports and Pool block at the school.

The project was completed in the summer of 2015. The facilities within the New Sports Block include:

  • A traditional 6 lane, 25m swimming pool with spectator gantry, lane timing system and interactive teaching / coaching aids
  • Wet and dry communal, staff and referee changing areas
  • A 33 x 18m multi-purpose sports hall and associated sports equipment stores
  • Weights and fitness rooms
  • A performance / dance studio
  • Staff office and reception facilities
  • External spectator gantry overlooking the external sports area
  • External car parking

The building services include a ground source heat pump installation, LED lighting with intelligent lighting controls throughout, networked IT system, fire alarm, access control and CCTV / electronic security systems.