York University Derwent College

As the doors closed on another university year, the builders moved in for summer to refurnish the undergraduate student accommodation available at York University’s Derwent Block.

Derwent block his made up of 580 rooms featuring en-suites and shared bathrooms, a cafe, restaurant, bar, laundry room and communal areas.

Due to the tight timescales enforced by the summer break, BioClad’s antimicrobial PVC wall cladding was specified because it can be installed directly over tiles. Therefore a fully hygiene space could be created without the need to spend time removing old tiles and preparing surfaces.

Find out more about BioClad’s antimicrobial PVC wall cladding.