Dunfermline Learning Campus

Sector: Education
Participant: Fife Council
Location: Dunfermline
Capital Value: £112, 292,327
Procurement: Design & Build
GiFA: 26,660m2
Anticipated Start Date: 27/09/21
Construction Period: 144 weeks
Participant Sustainability Target:
  • Passivhaus standards.
  • Embodied carbon budget of under 650kg/Co2e/ m² as per RIBA 2025 Target
  • 67kWh/m² year energy in use target.
  • Meet the Scottish Government goal to be Net Zero emissions of all Greenhouse gasses by 2045 and reduce emissions by 75% by 2030


Project Description

The project consists of the design and construction of a new building to replace the current Woodmill HS and St. Columba RC HS in an area of land at Sandpiper Drive, Dunfermline. The building will have a design capacity of 2,514 pupils and a combined staff count of 246. Each school will maintain their own entrance along with a single entrance leading to a community facility.

Additional facilities will include 3 all-weather pitches, 4 MUGAs (Multi use games areas), 3 grass pitches incorporating running tracks and various athletic facilities; a car parking for 249 vehicles, a stance for 17 buses, provision for 282 cycle spaces and a community growing area.

Key Appointments

Contractor: BAM Construction
FM Operator: N/A
Architect: AHR
Civil & Structural Engineer: Aecom
Building Services: Rybka
Principal Designer: AHR
Sustainability Assessor: Passivhaus Certifier - WARM
hub Project Manager: Mike Johnston
Tier 1 Project Manager: Colin Hardie