River Street Manchester Corten Cladding

River Street shortlisted for ‘Best Tall Building Awards’

We are delighted to announce that River Street – the £110 million student development in Manchester – has been short listed for ‘Best Tall Building Awards’ in the ‘Best Mixed Use or Commercially Tall Building Project’.

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Over 6000sqm Optima FC in Corten is being installed as part of this project, which is currently underway, providing a contextual material relationship with the local surrounding built environment.

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Designed by award winning architects SimpsonHaugh and Partners, the project brings high quality, affordable student accommodation to Manchester.

PROJECT DETAILS:

 

Architect: SimpsonHaugh
Installer: Alumet
Main Contractor: Downing
Developer: Downing

Special thanks to SimpsonHaugh for the artist impressions featured in this story.

To learn more about using Corten as a cladding material, click here: https://sotech-optima.co.uk/materials/corten/