Erne Campus

Name: South West College, Erne Campus
Location: Enniskillen, N Ireland
Client: Tracey Brothers Ltd
Value: £26.15M

The new 8,200m2 South West College Erne Campus in Enniskillen is the world’s first educational and currently the largest – Passivhaus Premium (PHP) rated building. It is the first UK building to achieve both PHP status and BREEAM outstanding accreditations, the highest environmental standards in modern construction.

The building design focused on providing environmental and energy efficiency benefits, maximising daylight/solar gains through the curved design and provides modern facilities for 2,800 students.

The facilities comprise teaching and administration accommodation, an array of science labs, computer suites and breakout areas to support STEM education, media suites, training and production kitchens for hospitality and culinary arts, and high specification hairdressing and beauty salons.

Delivery to BIM Level 2 LOD 5.

Winner of the Public Sector Project Design Stage Award at the prestigious BREEAM Awards 2021.

Winner of the Public Sector Project & Project of the Year at the RICS Awards 2022.

Winner of the Passivhaus Trust Awards 2023, People’s Choice Award.