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Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

ProjectAlder Hey Children's Hospital
LocationLiverpool
SectorHealth
Project value£167 million
ArchitectBDP
Main contractorLaing O'Rourke
CAB memberKawneer UK
SystemAA®201 Unitised Curtain Walling, AA®110 Curtain Walling, AA®541 SSG Integrated Window Vents, AA®720 Doors, 190 Heavy Duty Entrance Doors

Architectural glazing systems from Kawneer have been extensively used on the multi award-winning Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool, which sets a blueprint for next-generation healthcare.

Two types of Kawneer’s curtain walling – AA®201 unitised  (or  modular) and  AA®110 traditional (or  “stick”)  system – were used alongside AA®541 SSG (Structurally  Silicone Glazed) integrated window vents and  AA®720 and series 190 heavy-duty entrance doors on the £167 million development.