Royal College of Surgeons

Case Study

Client

Wates Construction

Sector

Medical

Location

London

System

Schüco FWS60

Royal College of Surgeons

The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) has a rich history dating back to its founding in London in 1800. Originally established as a professional body for surgeons, it has played a pivotal role in advancing surgical education, training, and standards. Today, it remains a prestigious institution shaping the future of surgical practice worldwide.

Main Atrium

Multi-Faceted aluminum-framed and thermally enhanced, Fully self-supporting rooflight.The size of the rooflight is 7m x 13m with a Glass Surface Area of 116m2.

The glass is 8mm Thick double-glazed heat-soaked tested solar control glass. 1.5mm Thick clear heat-strengthened laminated glass with SGP (ionomer) structural interlayer providing ultraviolet filtration.