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Extension to Blackridge Primary School

Location: Blackridge

Summary: Games hall extension and internal alterations to operational primary school

Description of Works: The construction of an extension to an operational primary school to provide a games hall, changing areas, entrance and reception area together with alterations to allow disabled access throughout the various levels of the school.

Works included:

  • downtakings
  • foundations and drainage
  • precast concrete floor slab
  • design and construction of timber panels
  • design and construction of structural steel
  • standing seam roof cladding
  • single ply roofing membrane
  • brickwork
  • curtain walling, windows and doors
  • partition walls
  • suspended ceilings
  • M&E installations including power, lighting, data comms, security and access control systems, heating and ventilation
  • platform lift installation
  • plasterwork
  • painterwork
  • flooring including vinyl, carpet and Gerfloor sports flooring
  • fit-out works including reception and office fixtures and fittings, changing and toilet areas including IPS panels
  • external works including paving and fencing

Added Value

We re-used the following materials in order to reduce costs:

  • salvaged original windows which were originally to be replaced
  • salvaged cladding materials which were originally to be discarded and replaced with patchwork render

Community Benefits

  • our Site Manager assisted school pupils with the preparation of a regular project update blog
  • sub-contractors were included in training courses and events

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