Project Description


Exeter College

Client: Exeter College
Contractor: MACE Construction
Architect: Alison Brooks Architects
Sector: Education
Project Value: £1.4m
Location: Exeter

Project Scope:

Aluminium Windows
Aluminium Curtain Wall
Steel Curtain Wall
Aluminium Rooflights
Aluminium Doors


COMAR Aluminium Curtain Wall Screens
Wrightstyle’s Steel Curtain Wall Screens
Roofglaze roof lights
Protec curved windows


NACWL were appointed to design, supply and install various aluminium and steel curtain walling systems, roof lights and curved windows to a new building in Exeter College’s 700 year old campus in the heart of Oxford

World Architecture Festival – Higher Education & Research Completed Building of the Year 2018
Civic Trust Awards Regional Finalist 2021 2020


Due to the limited space at the site, NACWL had to overcome many installation challenges relating to the extreme size and weight of the steel-reinforced Mullions. This includes unloading and distribution, along with assembling and erection of framework and glass due to the various scaffolding constraints.