University of Cambridge – GaN Laboratory


Architect: R H Partnership

Project Value: £300k

Completion: September 2016

The brief:

Sabin Consulting Engineers Ltd were appointed to undertake the services design to enable two Gallium  Nitride reactors to be installed within the Department of Material Science at the University of Cambridge.

The reactors form part of the equipment used for the University’s cutting edge research into the next generation of nano-electronics.

The solution:

The services strategy includes the provision of process cooling water and specialised ventilation to meet the needs of the equipment.

The electrical installation included the design of a phone voltage stabiliser to specifically match the requirements of the specialist equipment.