Welsh Fabricator to Transform Exeter’s Former Coach Station into Student Accommodation
Welsh aluminium fabricator, Dudley’s Aluminium, has begun work on new student accommodation in Exeter. The project will redevelop the city’s former bus and coach station into state-of-the-art accommodation and will open in the summer of 2019.
Dudley’s Aluminium is currently working on a similar project in Exeter for Global Student Accommodation. Past projects for the Welsh fabricator include the development of Cardiff’s £4million Central Square.
Dudley’s secured the half a million pounds contract with Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd. The aluminium fabricator will install high-quality Kawneer curtain walling and doors, the modern student accommodation facility will also receive solar shading
Speaking about the new project, Colin Shorney, Managing Director of Dudley’s said: “We are thrilled to be working on this project with Sir Robert McAlpine. It aligns with our extensive commitment to working within the education sector and we’re proud to support the construction of student accommodation in Exeter.”
The new student accommodation will see high-quality facilities, including 25,000 sq. ft of shops, restaurants and bars.
Dudley’s has a reputation for quality and has been granted several industry-related accreditations. The company is CHAS and Achilles accredited, Constructionline registered and certified to manufacture “Secured by Design” products.
Since 1993, Dudley’s Aluminium offers clients full in-house design and production facilities. The aluminium fabricator completed many successful and prestigious projects within the education, health, commercial, retail and defence sector throughout the UK and Channel Islands.