Case Studies

Harton Technology College

Main Contractor - Carillion plc
Architects - Ryder Architects
Scope - Fixed furniture, loose furniture and equipment
Completion - September 2010 Phase I

Harton Technology College was build as part of the South Tyneside and Gateshead (STaG) BSF programme. This project encompasses the refurbishment of an existing school, marrying modern architecture with the original 1930's school block. British Thornton successfully delivered and installed the new furniture to the sixth form centre for phase 1 of the schools refurbishment programme. Bespoke technology benches were designed specifically for this project along with the revolutionary science laboratory, based on the approved Faraday design.

To read a reference for British Thornton from Sir Ken Gibson, Executive Head Teacher of Harton Technology College, please click here .