Higher education

We’re equipped with the expertise to help deliver flexible and functional higher education facilities that focus on the cutting-edge research, student experience and inspiring excellence every day.

Now, more than ever before, our higher education customers need to demonstrate the value of the estate, and ultimately find a more intelligent and efficient utilisation of the estate’s resource. And at ISG, we’re equipped with the expertise to help deliver flexible and functional higher education buildings that focus on the student experience and inspiring excellence every day.

Key contact

Louise Tanner
Business Development Director, UK Construction South highereducation@isgplc.com
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Richard Irwin
Business Development Director, Engineering Services highereducation@isgplc.com
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From functional business environments and inspiring teaching areas, to exceptional sporting facilities, high-quality residences and world-class laboratories, we have successfully delivered projects for 15 of the 20 Russell Group universities. Our extensive experience working with a number of universities, including the University of Manchester, Cardiff University, University of Edinburgh and Imperial College London, means we bring a rare perspective to these works and continue to be at the forefront of creating teaching and learning spaces that inspire academic excellence.

We believe that a good quality estate and research space plays a major role in underpinning higher education in the UK. From technically-challenging environments to facilities with the flexibility to accommodate rapid advancements in technology, our expertise means we can deliver spaces to attract and retain the very best academics and students.

What we do

We have an excellent track record in creating effective spaces ranging from functional business environments and inspiring teaching areas, to exceptional sporting facilities, high-quality residences and world-class laboratories. 

We are at the forefront of delivering outstanding research space. This ranges from technically-challenging environments to facilities with the flexibility to accommodate rapid advancements in technology, and workshops with strong links into local and international businesses. 

Little wonder that we have successfully delivered projects for 15 of the 20 Russell Group universities and continue to be at the forefront of creating teaching space that inspires academic excellence.

A good quality estate plays a major role in underpinning UK Higher Education and will enhance our customers’ abilities to attract and retain the very best academics and students.

Higher Education

Realising the potential of the higher education sector in 2018

Contractors who can provide highly collaborative, tech-led working environments will find great opportunities in the higher education sector in 2018, according to ISG’s engineering services divisional director.

The international appeal of higher education institutions and capital investment has seen the sector remain resilient despite economic uncertainty and geopolitical conditions, writes ISG’s Richard Irwin in a 2018 preview article for the trade publication, Construction News.

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Richard Irwin, ISG

Our core services

ISG is different. Our origins in fit out means we have meticulous attention to detail and focus on the client’s needs and business drivers like no other, and we know that every project is a technology project. Which is why we acknowledge our service offer is equally about fit out, technology, construction and developments.

Fit out

Our track record reveals broader experience across a wider range of projects than any other provider in the market.

Technology

Our dedicated technology solutions team capable of advising and implementing for our clients across all sectors.

Construction

We have a strong track record of construction and engineering projects, from single-storey construction to large-scale.

Development

Our skills as an agile and insightful development partner arise from our expertise and deep understanding of construction.

Contacts

ISG - Louise Tanner
  • Louise Tanner
  • Business Development Director, UK Construction South
Richard Irwin
  • Richard Irwin
  • Business Development Director, Engineering Services