Hugglescote Primary School in Leicestershire Add Playground Shade Sail
A&S Landscape worked with the academy to design and install the two Motiva Linear canopies. One was placed in the middle of the school, the other covers a play area. Both canopies feature a Buckingham Green colour on the steelwork, which works perfectly with the surrounding buildings. Opal roofing is also featured on both canopies, which protects the pupils from harmful UV rays while allowing some sunlight through.
These two canopies also feature integrated gutters and downpipes, which effectively manages the rainwater. This means the academy can enjoy the benefits of the shelters for years to come.
Play is the quintessence of childhood, a time when children are well and inarguably being themselves, but for a lot of children the chance to play outdoors, enjoying physical activity and fresh air, is restricted. Today’s generation of children aged 4-11 years spend a lot of hours playing computer games, on iPads and watching TV and so this precious period of activity is more critical than ever to counter long hours indoors in front of a screen. Astonishing recent research show that a third of children play outside for half an hour or less in a normal day. That’s less time outdoors than prison inmates get! Of the 1,000 UK families who took part in the survey, 82% blamed the unreliable British weather.
The two shelters give the Burntstump Seely Academy pupils a space to relax in the fresh air, which will have a positive impact on the entire school. The pupils will arrive at their afternoon lessons refreshed from spending time outside, ready to learn. The teachers now also have access to an alternative learning environment, as they can hold lessons outside underneath the shelters. What’s more, is that parents can wait under a sheltered space for their children when the weather is poor too.
A&S Landscape not only offer straight roof canopies but also curved and waved designs too. These structures can be used as playground shelters, dining area canopies, covered walkways and much more. Get in touch today on 01743 444100 or email us here.
St Johns C Of E Primary School Add Straight Roof Canopy to Play Area
In combination with our building contractor client our engineers created a straight polycarbonate roof canopy for St Johns C Of E Primary School Worksop, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. The contract included the supply and installation of one Motiva™ monopitch straight roof canopy measuring 11400mm X 5820mm.
Fabric Umbrella Installed to the Playground of Willow Brook Primary School
In collaboration with a commercial partner we made a playground umbrella in Willow Brook Primary School Keyworth, Nottinghamshire. The job involved the supply and fitting of one Maxima™ waterproof Umbrella structure supported on a single upright measuring 8000mm X 8000mm.
Whitegate Primary And Nursery School Add Polycarbonate Canopy with Post Pads
A&S made a straight polycarbonate roof canopy in Whitegate Primary And Nursery School Middlefell Way, Clifton, Nottingham. The contract included the supply and installation of one Motiva™ monopitch straight roof canopy measuring 11750mm X 6000mm and included for our Alu-Tuff™ aluminium box profile guttering and downpipes which were coated in a matching Dura-coat™ colour finish and post protection pads.
Multicoloured Shelter Designed for Djanogly Northgate Academy
Our team constructed a straight polycarbonate roof canopy in Djanogly Northgate Academy Suez Street, Nottingham. The full contract involved the supply and installation of one Motiva™ monopitch straight coloured polycarbonate roof canopy measuring 5000mm X 2000mm with Alu-Tuff™ aluminium box profile guttering and downpipes which were coated in a matching Dura-coat™ colour finish.
The Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy Install Straight Roof and Cantilever Canopy
Working alongside our building contractor client we made a straight polycarbonate roof canopy for The Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy Aspley, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. The contract included one Motiva™ Cantilever straight roof canopy measuring 2400mm X 1800mm.
Blue Sail Shades Manufactured for Nottingham Girls’ High School
Our engineers erected a waterproof sail structure at Nottingham Girls’ High School Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. The full contract involved one 5000mm x 5000mm Maxima™ tensile waterproof fabric sail structure comprising of one square sail on four uprights including for all stainless steel fixtures and fittings and four post protector pads.
Green Curved Roof Shelter Fitted at Rushcliffe School
We made a curved roof canopy for Rushcliffe School West Bridgford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. The full contract involved one Motiva™ Duo curved roof canopy measuring 16m x 8m including with Alu-Tuff™ aluminium box profile guttering and downpipes in matching Dura-coat™ colour finish.