Centre for Emerging, Endemic and Exotic Diseases, RVC Hawkshead

Completion Date 2009

Contract Value £3.3m

Client Royal Veterinary College

ArchitecturePLB was appointed by the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) to design their new public health clinical research wing as a part new build extension and part refurbishment to an existing 1960s building. The new centre, known as CEEED, provides up to date general laboratory facilities and two Category-3 laboratories designed to ACDP regulations, together with modern flexible office space, write up suites and meeting areas. The spaces are arranged to encourage and support interaction and the exchange and development of ideas within a professional, businesslike atmosphere.