Balfour Beatty Makes A Splash In Southwark
Balfour Beatty has been awarded the £18.5 million Elephant & Castle leisure centre scheme for Southwark Council.
The Elephant and Castle Leisure Centre project will provide a brand new modern leisure facility on the site of the existing facility in the heart of South London’s Elephant and Castle district.
Designed in collaboration with Southwark Council the new three storey facility will include a 25m community swimming pool, a separate 12m learner pool incorporating a moveable floor and sauna and steam room facilities.
A new four-court sports hall will also be provided together with a 140 station gym, two studios, spinning room and wet and dry changing facilities.
The main build includes a steel frame, concrete cores and basement. Externally the cladding will comprise of a lightweight metal brass standing seam system and natural timber.
The new centre will also provide a crèche, café and associated office space necessary to manage…
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