Fusion Building, Talbot Campus, Bournemouth University

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Fusion Building, Talbot Campus

Bournemouth University Development: Higher Education Building in Dorset, England – design by BDP, architects

14 Sep 2016

Fusion Building at Bournemouth University

Design: BDP, architects

Location: Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, southern England, UK

Fusion Building, Bournemouth University

The new building is the focal point on the main Talbot Campus and fuses education, research and professional practice through a mix of flexible informal study and social collaborative spaces, realising the university’s values of collaborative working and thinking. The shared facilities foster cross school activity and maximise space utilisation, to ensure the university remains competitive.

Fusion Building Talbot Campus

Fusion Building Talbot Campus

Fusion Building Talbot Campus
photographs : Michael Whitestone

The 6,000 sqm academic building is topped with a glass dome, allowing maximum natural light into the building. It houses 27 seminar rooms, three lecture theatres, research space, a 24 station PC laboratory, outdoor terraces and a range of catering facilities.

Fusion Building Talbot Campus

Fusion Building Talbot Campus
photos : Michael Whitestone

The building has been designed to achieve BREEAM Excellent as a minimum and includes ground source heat pumps, rainwater harvesting tanks, photovoltaic solar panels and sensor lighting.

The new building has allowed the university to continue its vision to create a modern, state-of-the-art university with world class academic buildings and outstanding facilities for staff and students.

Fusion Building at Bournemouth University

Fusion Building at Bournemouth University
photographs : Nick Caville

‘The building is right at the heart of our vision and will be a live, shared space used by everybody in very creative and innovative ways.’- John Vinney, Vice-Chancellor Professor.

Fusion Building at Bournemouth University
photo : Nick Caville

Fusion Building Talbot Campus – Building Information

Design: BDP (Architecture, landscape architecture, acoustics)
Location: Bournemouth, UK – 2016
Client: Bournemouth University
Cost: £22m
Area: 6,000m2

Fusion Building at Bournemouth University Fusion Building at Bournemouth University
photos : Nick Caville

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