METROPOLITAN POLICE

DSSR was commissioned to work as M&E consultants for a £100m PFI contract for five new stations for the Metropolitan Police, including a Public Order & Firearms Training Centre. DSSR undertook the detailed design of all services for the police stations and the strategic design for the Firearms Training Centre.

The complex brief had to incorporate a wide variety of functions, including forensic examination rooms, gymnasiums, stables and prison cells, including specialised heating and ventilation requirements for cells and custody suites to meet high standards for anti-ligature and anti-vandalism.

The new Firearms Training Centre was completed in 2004 and is one of the most advanced training facilities in Europe.


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Location

Greater London

Client

Laing Equion / Rosser & Russell

for Metropolitan Police

Architect

Clifford Tee & Gale

Contract Value

£100m

Completion

2004