About Gradel Quadrangles

The development comprises a three-storey quadrangle of student accommodation, new school buildings, a porter’s lodge and a landmark 21.5 metre tower. Its flowing, freeform design suggests a contemporary reimagining of the classic quadrangle model. It also features a complex limestone and sandstone façade, with each stone curved on both faces.


The current project activities include:

General construction activities

Site fit out works

Internal mechanical and electrical work

Qindow installation

Roofing and crane lifting.

You will be provided with a site tour by a member of the SRM project team. You will be given an opportunity to speak with our subcontractors and direct staff about the various roles in construction and their career paths.

Trades working on the project include Painters and Decorators; Dryliners; Carpenters; Bricklayers; Plumbers; Scaffolders; General Labourers and Stone Masons. The project management team includes the Project Director supported by Package Managers, Construction Managers, Engineers and Quantity Surveyors. 

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Bookings are currently unavailable for this site.


Address Saville Road, Oxford, OX1 3TE

About Sir Robert McAlpine

We are a family-owned building and civil engineering company established in 1869. We design, develop, build and preserve some of Britain’s most iconic buildings.We shape towns, cities and landscapes and put the local community at the heart of everything we do.

If there’s one reason for our enduring success over the last 152 years, it is the quality of our people. They embody the commitment to technical excellence, client service and exemplary project delivery that make us the company we are. Our people want to be the best, delivering the exceptional time and agai...