Section – Solar Futures

Section - Solar Futures Section (South<>North) showing lower ground floor exploratorium and solar theatre, ground floor, heliostat tower and research & development tower.

Mancunian Way View East – Solar Futures

View east along Mancunian Way - Solar Futures View east from site entrance near MMU Students Union looking along Mancunian Way with H"2 production facility under, entrance to plaza (right) and R&D Tower (left).

Detail Section–Solar Futures

Section 1 - Solar Futures Detail and construction section through lower ground (discovery centre) and ground (reception and cafe entrance) floors. R&D tower in background, behind Mancunian Way.

Elevations–Solar Futures

image Extracts from 1:200 extended elevations of North and South aspects of larger site boundaries.

CAD Site Model–Solar Futures

CAD Site-Landscape Model - Solar Futures Aerial view from southeast over site and Mancunian Way.

Terraced Entrance–Solar Futures

Entrance Ramp & Terraces - Solar Futures Ramp and terraces on entrance to partially buried discovery centre.  Mancunian Way slip road (to left) is shielded aurally by transparent acoustic barriers, and visually by planting.

Model – Solar Futures

Model 1 - Solar Futures Part of 1:200 model showing plaza and ramped entrance to lower ground Exploratorium bordered by terraced landscaping to slip road.