Interserve wins contract to build new academy in Middlesbrough

Mo Mowlam Academy, Interserve

Interserve has been selected by the Department of Education (DfE) to design and build the new Mo Mowlam Academy, through the DfE construction framework

The new Mo Mowlam Academy is a special educational needs school for pupils, aged between five and 16 years old and will provide a safe and secure learning environment.

dcnThe rebuild is part of the government’s Priority School Building Programme which is new build, rebuilding and refurbishing school buildings programme.

The school will be relocating to the new building on Corporation Road in Redcar, from its current home in Grangetown in Middlesbrough. The new building will provide improved facilities and learning opportunities for pupils and staff and allow for an increased capacity of 100 pupils.

Mark Gardham, regional director at Interserve Construction, said: “Interserve Construction’s appointment by the Education & Skills Funding Agency on this project is a real testament to the expertise within our team and our excellent track record in delivering some of the best education facilities in the UK where have demonstrated our capabilities on major landmark projects.

“We are delighted to be working with the DfE and the Trust to deliver the new academy, providing greatly improved specialist facilities for students as well as an enhanced learning environment.”

Interserve Construction has significant wide-ranging experience of delivering world-class special education facilities.

This latest contract win follows similar SEN(D) projects in Bristol, Hereford, Warwickshire and Manchester and aligns with the company’s strategic focus on the education sector.

Work is due for completion in winter of 2021.


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