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Feilden+Mawson has received a Norfolk Association of Architects Craftsmanship Award 2013, in recognition of the outstanding standard of craftmanship achieved on the National Construction College.

Phase 1 incorporates 78 student units supported by a biomass energy centre.

Achieving BREEAM 'Very Good', the facility also incorporates a rainwater harvesting system.

External materials include Sto render and terracotta cladding tiles on a steel frame with single ply membrane on insulated roof deck.

Prefabrication techniques were used extensively for repetitive elements such as the bathroom pods and fixed furniture.

Access throughout the building is controlled electronically with staff override.