Duncan Edwards Leisure Centre – Dudley

This state of the art facility was the first new leisure centre to be opened in Dudley for 30 years.

It included: a 25 metre, 8-lane swimming pool and a teaching pool with spectator provision. A 4-court sports hall suitable for indoor football, badminton and more. Along with  a 100 station gym and fitness suite, two group exercise studios, immersive cycle studio, toning suite and sauna. The centre also included a soft play area with catering facilities and a party room, and a café

External works included a carpark and landscaping. Furness also undertook the fowl and surface water drainage design including attenuation and specialist drainage for the swimming pool filtration operations

Environmental factors included an allowance for PV on roof and 98% of site waste was diverted from landfill and used on site.

During the development the appointed construction team, received outstanding marks as part of the Considerate Constructors Scheme for their practices.