The Green Roof Centre was established by the University of Sheffield and Groundwork Sheffield working in partnership with the four South Yorkshire Local Authorities. See the case study from The Green Roof Centre here. For more information, please contact The Green Roof Centre c/o Groundwork Sheffield, The Innovation Centre, 217 Portobello, Sheffield, S1 4DP; Fax: 0114 263 6429; Website: www.groundwork-sheffield.org.uk.
Completed in March, 2004, the development involved the creation of 48 residential apartments on what was formally Weetwood House and Gardens. The site provides an environmentally friendly rooftop to the carports softening the aesthetics of the development, at a cost of ?62,500.00.
Type of development: Felt 2 layer; Green Roof System: Bauder Extensive sedum mat system