17 May 2022
A huge thank you to the Church Commissioners for the appointment to act as their sustainability technical advisor to support the working group and for inviting QODA to hear the announcement made at the National Cathedrals Conference today. The Church Commissioners announced that a £190 million fund is to be made available to achieve their aim of net zero carbon by 2030. This will be made available through the Church Commissioners Distribution Framework.
2021 Highlights – Sustainability / Net Zero Carbon
10 December 2021
This year QODA has worked on some exciting and ground-breaking projects leading the way in sustainable design. From securing planning permission on the UK’s largest Passivhaus Student Accommodation Scheme to completing projects where we’ve assisted with airtight and thermally robust construction details. The QODA Net Zero team has also been involved in events across multiple sectors presenting our findings and lessons learnt at industry-leading events, through consultation meetings with design teams and end-users, as well as providing expert advice at our CPD sessions. Events ...
2021 Highlights – Awards
3 December 2021
At the beginning of November, we were delighted to see that THREE of our projects were successful at the Oxford Preservation Trust Awards. - Olivier Hall & the Christie Centre, St Edward's School - Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology Roof Extension, Old Road Campus, Oxford - St Luke’s Hospital Extension and Improvements, Headington Congratulations to the fantastic teams we worked with on these projects! QODA worked with TSH Architects on the mixed-use development of Olivier Hall & the Christie Centre, St Edward's School. The facilities comprised of a 1000 seat hall, li...
Planning Consent Secured for Abingdon Prep School
2 March 2021
QODA are delighted that planning consent has been secured for Abingdon Prep School. The new extension will provide a new music department, CDT and IT facilities, new classrooms, and also enables reorganisation of existing facilities to create a large central library at the heart of the school. This project was initiated as a result of our longstanding relationship with Abingdon School and is part of a recent programme of investment to ensure that Abingdon Preparatory School retains its position as one of the top preparatory schools in the region. For more information on the projec...