Number of floors: 6 blocks with 4-9 floors in different
Number of Modules: 789
Number of Bedrooms: 1234
Located in center of Newcastle city, the Newcastle University is one of the world’s top universities. Richardson Road is the largest student accommodation in the university area. Facing increasing demands from expanding but old facilities, the federal government and university decided to rebuild new student block and rename it as Park View Student Village. 1234 keys make it as the largest student accommodation in the history of UK and contract was rewarded to CIMC MBS in 2016 winning fierce bidding completion with local modules and construction companies. Successful project experience, exceptional manufacture and quality control, strong delivery team is key factor for CIMC MBS to win the contract. Prototype has been inspected and approved in Nov 2016 and mass production starts in 2017 with stage delivery from April 2017 to 2018 whenever all modules supply achieved.
Park View Student Village is consisting of 6 blocks with crossing layout and modules floors different from 4 to 9. Modules function with standard room, accessible rooms, kitchen and living rooms. 50 years of design life as module systems. 60 mins and 90 mins fireproof are applied. Design of modules fully considers local weather condition, for example, rail on the roof floors has adjusted to 100mm, and 35mm higher than lower floors because of snow loading requirement on the top.