GNA were appointed as Executive Architects to deliver the student residencies, leisure and retail elements forming part of the new Bay Campus for Swansea University to run alongside with their existing Singleton Campus. In total providing a student village to home approximately 4000 students. Phase 1 was broken down again into 3 parts.
Phase 1A consisting of 917 bedrooms. This also included retail units, coffee shop and restaurant, Student services and security hub.
Phase 1B consisted of an additional 545 bedrooms also including a sports hall, gymnasium, laundrette and crèche.
Phase 1C provided a further 543 bedroom with some further student services accommodation.
Following the success of the campus phase 2 for the student residencies have commenced and recently delivered 411 rooms for the Navitas Academic building.
“Glancy Nicholls have worked closely with our design team to deliver a very challenging project for both Swansea University and St Modwen.”
– Vinci Construction