Symmetry Medical, Sheffield
Client: Symmetry Medical
Project: Offices and Workshop
Symmetry Medical are a major developer and manufacturer of artificial hip and knee joints.
Self Architects designed a 20,000 sq.ft. workshop extension and 10,000 sq.ft. offices to
form Symmetry’s European headquarters.
The building was opened by HRH Princess Anne.
Self Architects also designed a second building for Symmetry Medical to form part of a phased expansion of their industrial complex.
The Forge is designed around six new high precision hydraulic presses with machining and finishing areas and a high level observation platform.
The finishes and external materials have been designed to provide high levels of sound absorption and insulation to improve the environment for both the workers and surrounding residential areas.