Brechin Community Campus

Sector: Community
Participant: Angus Council
Location:  Brechin, Angus
Capital Value:  £25.5m
Carbon Footprint:  BREEAM good EPC Rating B
Local Employees:  554 of 1165 employed on the project resided locally
Completion Date:  18 January 2017
Contract Dates: Phase 1 - 19 February 2016 Phase 2 - 23 December 2016
Total Users / Residents: Service providers include: Angus Council Education Service: delivering the secondary school curriculum (for up to 800 pupils); Angus College: delivering vocational learning courses; Angus Council Community Learning & Development Service: delivering a range of young people/adult learning and support services; and Angus Council Neighbourhood Services: delivering a range of leisure related sports and recreation activities.
Replacement Details: Replaced existing Brechin High

Project Information

The Brechin Community Campus provides both education and community leisure services over some 11,200 m2 of building, supported within a modern teaching and leisure environment.

Community Involvement

The new development comprises a Community Campus, designed to provide modern, multi-functional and sustainable facilities, supporting a variety of service providers jointly utilising the facilities both during and out-with the school day. 

Facilities Include

• 25m five-lane swimming pool
• Health suite with sauna and steam room
• Climbing wall
• Main sports hall
• Gymnasium
• 40 station fitness suite
• Two studios
• Crèche
• Grass athletics track
• Synthetic pitch
• Café and theatre

The building is to be in use 362 days of the year.

Key Appointments

Architect: JM Architects
Civil & Structural Engineer:  Fairhurst
Building Services: Hulley & Kirkwood 
Principle Designer: Hardies
Contractor:   Robertson Capital Projects/hub East Central Scotland, Robertson Tayside



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