Yeoman Sheild
Industry Latest
Spiral UK create the centrepiece for Falmouth University’s new Creative Bridge

When Falmouth University were looking for a striking feature to draw the eye upon entering the new Creative Bridge building in Penryn, Cornwall. Bespoke staircase specialists Spiral UK had the perfect solution.

Spiral UK

The building, which connects the AIR building (Academy of Innovation and Research) and the new Launchpad building, was created as a welcoming space for visitors with a look and feel that reflected the University’s innovative and creative brand.

Spiral UK knew that the staircase they were commissioned to design, manufacture and install needed to make a stunning centrepiece so, working closely with the project team, the bespoke staircase manufacturer made sure they created a staircase design that really delivered.

Spiral UK Managing Director, Eric Nicholls, explains

“It was a real privilege for our team to work on such a prestigious project we crafted this helical staircase in mild steel, added hardwearing porcelain tiles for the treads and made the balustrade from toughened curved glass on one side with a white plaster inner.

“This staircase design is very popular, it gives a wonderful flowing arc to the curve of the stair which in this case leads visitors up to the Chancellor’s offices. An incredibly effective centrepiece solution.”

Spiral UK work on all types of bespoke staircase projects for the commercial and public sector. Recent jobs include staircases for Salesforce tower and Sony Interactive’s head office in London, Swansea University and large fire escape staircases for Exeter University.

Tags: , ,
Yeoman Sheild

Latest Issue

Latest Issue of Public Sector Build Journal

FOLLOW US

advertisement

Events

Supporting the UK’s  fire safety industry

Supporting the UK’s fire safety industry

Now in its fourth year, The Fire Safety Event features a powerful combination of education, networking and business...

March 12, 2020
HRH Duke of Gloucester Attending FLOODEX

HRH Duke of Gloucester Attending FLOODEX

FLOODEX is the trade exhibition and free conference for flood defence and the water level management (WLM) sector...

February 6, 2020
Build Your Business with a Visit to SPATEX

Build Your Business with a Visit to SPATEX

Now in its 24th year, SPATEX is the UK’s only dedicated water leisure exhibition and is bursting with the very latest...

January 29, 2020
Architect@Work Returns for 2020

Architect@Work Returns for 2020

The 2020 edition of ARCHITECT@WORK (running from 29 to 30th January at the Old Truman Brewery, London) focuses on ways...

January 29, 2020