The first phase of the £65 million New Era Square student accommodation in Sheffield has officially been opened.
Bennetts were chosen to supply and install Kawneer doors, AA100 curtain walling and AA720 windows as well as Raynaers CF-77 folding/slide doors on the project near Bramall Lane.
Developers New Era Developments have also revealed that the complex, which also features commercial and apartments as well as student accommodation is already at 96% capacity.
Lionel Grant, Managing Director at Bennett Architectural commented,“It’s great to see New Era Square is now open and thriving already; it’s a striking building that our team were delighted to work on alongside the team from Bowmer and Kirkland.”
Jerry Cheung, Managing Director at New Era Developments added,“This development is about inclusiveness, it’s about sharing, living and working together; it’s about integrating and about celebrating Sheffield’s cultural diversity.”
New Era Square was unveiled at an opening ceremony on Saturday 15th September, with red ribbons cut by Jerry Cheung, Sir Keith Burnett, Zhou Shengua, Lord Lieutenant Andrew Coombes, Qin Ruiya, Qin Jafrei, Councillor Julie Dore and Ms Gao Yin.