Case Studies


Based in Salford, Portergate Management specialise in luxury student accommodation in the North West of England and provide purpose-built apartments in key locations close to universities and local amenities.

The accommodation in Preston is set in landscaped grounds on Friargate in the heart of the  University Quarter and minutes’ walk from... more»

Opening in September 2015, IconInc, The Edge, provides luxury student accommodation to the standard of a Boutique Hotel. Owned by Leeds’ leading property developer, Parklane Properties, The Edge offers 7 Star student accommodation across 3 property types, Smart and Elegance Studios and The Grande Apartment.

Parklane have just been awarded a prestigious Northern Design Award for the Interior Design Concept, which redefines Student Living. The Edge in... more»

Within the Radcliffe Building, Warwick University offer a range of conference and training facilities. One of 3 purpose built conference centres, the University had agreed plans to update the building, with a completely new layout and a refurbishment programme, to strengthen their offer and provide fresh new interior spaces.

The building offers a mix of public dining, meeting rooms, private dining and breakout areas as well as on-site accommodation. Facilities provid... more»

Located on the main campus, Vine Court is Liverpool University’s new student residence housing up to 750 students. Designed by Stride Treglown Architects in Manchester the building includes a range of sustainable design features including LED lighting, rainwater harvesting, solar thermal hot water. The main contractor on the project was Ocon Development, Manchester.

Skopos was approached by the Architect; Stride Triglown in Manchester to provide a bespoke black-out curtain solution for bedrooms and public ar... more»

Morgan Sindall plc Cambridge were the main contractors for a major refurbishment of student accommodation at Jesus College, Cambridge. The Architects leading the project were Berman Guedes Stretton Partnership of Oxford.

For the student and fellow’s bedrooms, Skopos was asked to find a red dim-out curtain quality to match the college colour which was also u... more»

Ardmore Construction Ltd contacted Skopos looking for someone to colour match curtains to other colour finishes in the scheme such as tiles, upholstery and furniture laminates.

We were asked to find a dim-out curtain quality for bedrooms to match with 5 given upholstery colours in Kiwi, Mango, Raspberry, Spearmint and T... more»