Fraser Studios is a purpose-built 173-unit student accommodation development in Aberdeen for Developer Visage Properties. The project was built on a brownfield site and was awarded a BREEAM design stage ‘Outstanding’ rating. Constructed from off site-manufactured pre insulated panels and en-suite shower room pods the studio scheme on a tight urban site the building utilises heat recovery mechanical ventilation systems to create a comfortable and healthy internal environment. The courtyard layout enabled a large naturally lit internal social area across the ground and first floors. The scheme also includes a green roof, extensive cyclist facilities and excellent public transport links. The building proves that sustainability can be achieved without compromise whilst delivering quality and value for money.