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Harris Riverside Academy

Purfleet, Thurrock

  • Client: Kier
  • Architect: LSI
  • Scope: New Build
  • Poor ground conditions
  • Site on banks of river thames
  • Flood zone 3

Parmarbrook supported Kier Construction to produce a scheme being competitively tendered through the Education Funding Agency Contractor’s Framework.

Harris Riverside academy is a new build school for 1,150 pupils on a site adjacent to the Purfleet Regeneration Centre in Purfleet, Essex.

The project encompasses a 6FE Secondary School (900 students), with a Sixth Form provision (200 students). Riverside Academy opened to pupils in 2020.