City Academy - integrated systems to protect an award-winning building
Selected as a specialist contractor, PEL Services was pleased to design, supply, install and commission a comprehensive range of integrated systems to protect this prestigious building, which won the Prime Minister's Public Building of the Year Award, in 2006.
Funded by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) as part of the Academy programme, City Academy provides eleven-hundred 11-19 year olds from the Bermondsey area with high quality, state-of-the-art facilities. The City of London is a prime sponsor, working in collaboration with London Borough of Southwark.
The Academy has a full range of teaching accommodation with all attendant support facilities. This includes halls for dining and assembly, sports halls, dance and drama studios, with sufficient space for school support and administration.
PEL’s package of systems for this education project included:
- Fire Detection & Alarm
- Public Address
- Intruder Alarm
- Refuge Call
- Access Control
- Disabled WC Alarms
- Door Entry Intercom