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    Thurston Group Limited
    Quarry Hill Industrial Estate
    Wakefield, West Yorkshire
    WF4 6AJ


    Modular Buildings for Education

    Why choose Thurston’s?

    • A turnkey solution for the education sector
    • Delivered up to 50% quicker than traditional methods, helping to minimise costs and disturbance of your school or educational facility
    • 90% of the build completed offsite
    • Delivered and installed with minimal site disruption
    • Flexible in design and construction methods
    • Full range of fixtures and fittings included
    • Each building is handed over fully functional and ready for occupation
    • Flexible internal décor options including various interior wall finishes
    • A wide range of external finishes including brick cladding, rendering, pitch roofs, green roofs and more
    • IT-friendly installations such as containment systems and raised panels in the floor for access to cabling

    Modular Buildings for the Education Sector

    Our BBA approved galvanised modular system is guaranteed for up to 60 years, ensuring lifetime, low maintenance buildings for the Education sector.

    All modular buildings are built to conform to the Department for Skills and Education building bulletins and standard building regulations. With flexibility in mind, each building is designed to meet exact specifications and can act as a standalone block or match any existing buildings.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How are modular buildings used in the education sector?

    Modular buildings are the ideal solution for many schools due to their flexibility. Schools looking to grow can acquire modular buildings that can serve more than one purpose such as sports halls, classrooms and storage spaces. Modular classrooms also require minimal disruption to your educational site, can be installed much quicker than alternatives and can be designed to meet a school’s requirements exactly.

    What are the benefits of modular buildings for schools and universities?

    Choosing modular has a host of benefits for educational faculties. Reduced timescales can massively help schools and universities as this means modular buildings can be constructed and installed in term breaks, minimising disruption. Modular solutions can also help with school and university budgets, as this method of construction is significantly cheaper than traditional methods. Get in touch with our expert team if you’re interested in the other benefits modular classrooms and school buildings could offer you and your school

    Do modular school buildings comply with building regulations?

    All of our modular buildings comply with up-to-date building regulations. We look after your project on your behalf and ensure all modular buildings closely follow approved plans and have the necessary planning permission as well.

    Can your modular classroom be custom designed?

    Modular buildings can be custom designed to match the aesthetic of its surroundings, with similar finishes and materials used. We can also work with you to create the perfect, custom-built modular solution for your school or university.

    Can modular buildings be scaled as schools grow?

    Due to the flexibility of our modular solutions, it is simple to increase the size and number of modular buildings your school or university has. As your educational facility grows, more modular buildings can be integrated seamlessly.

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