Student Accommodation – Torsion Group Ltd

54 George Rd, Edgbaston, Birmingham

Project features: 50 Bedroom student accommodation project 

54 George Rd, Edgbaston, Birmingham

Project type: Student Residential accommodation

This landmark development which comprises a 6-storey mixed-use scheme with up to 260 sq. m (2,800 sq. ft) of commercial space on the ground floor, and 5 floors of high quality student accommodation above providing 50 beds.

Orange Electrical Contractors. were engaged to deliver a complete electrical system turnkey solution system which incorporated the full design and installation for the Three phase sub mains distribution, small power, lighting, fire alarm, door access & Freeview TV system to this bespoke built building. The design brief was to install lighting & access system that was functional and practical and fit for purpose for a student to study in and also function as a relaxing dwelling to live and relax in.

Orange Electrical Contractors were tasked with designing a fully functioning smoke detection system that provided localised smoke detection with user hush facility that also integrated into a conventional system that protected main escape routes out of the building and also interfaced into the smoke extract system. A full audible door intercom system was installed alongside a fob access system allowing for individual fob entry to the building to a registered fob holder to come and go at their convenience.

A segregated mains distribution system was installed allowing for communal distribution feeding one half of the building that is of multiple occupancy whilst the other half benefits from localised individual mains distribution to each studio apartment.


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