Portfolio Category: Public / Community

Post 16 Centre

Both of Thinking Buildings directors were fundamentally involved in the design and delivery of this modern educational building whilst at a previous practice. The building has strong environmental credentials, being highly insulated, with natural ventilation stacks and a bio-mass boiler to provide heating....
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Learning Resource Centre

The building was designed in collaboration with the Institute of Energy & Sustainable Development (IESD)to be fully naturally ventilated using thermal mass, night cooling and generous volumes to moderate internal temperatures. A significant design feature of the building is the exposed timber framed roof...
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Visitors Centre

Low energy wetlands visitor centre for the Bucks, Berks & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) located in a former Chalk quarry in Bulborne, near Tring. The building uses a number of sustainable materials in it’s construction including internal rammed earth chalk walls, Kerto timber structural...
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Community Library

Working with a design and build contractor this project was taken on when planning permission had been granted. The scheme designed by Leicestershire County Council was development to detailed design stage with a full set of construction information....
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