Summary: Design and construction of a 585m2 early years centre
Description of Works: This project was part of the Primary School & Early Years Bundle for Clackmannanshire Council delivered with hub East Central Scotland Limited. The work at Menstrie Primary School involved the design and construction of a new 585m2 nursery building which accommodates all age groups in an open plan arrangement in the central core, with access out to external play areas. Staff and services areas are located around the central open area. The building also provides a plant room, kitchen, stores, toilets, office spaces, consultation rooms and boot/changing areas.
Concrete floor slab
Steel frame construction
Composite wall cladding
Insulated steel-clad built-up roof system
Toilet pods of insulated timber frame wall construction with cedral cladding in keeping with biophilic design and single ply roof
Timber alu-clad windows and doors and fixed rooflights
Internal partition walls
Glazed timber screens
Suspended ceilings and acoustic panelling
Mechanical and electrical installations including power, lighting, data, access control, alarm systems, pv roof panels, underfloor heating, windcatchers and ventilation
Internal finishes were of biophilic design for occupant connectivity to the natural environment. This featured in the FF+E colour palettes and natural oak vinyl flooring
Fixtures and fittings included kitchens (a domestic style kitchen and a commercial regeneration kitchen) and toilet facilities.
External works included hard and soft landscaping
We hosted a ‘Meet the Buyer’ event for local suppliers/sub contractors to attend
We upskilled our existing workforce via fully funded SVQs in Construction Operations and SSSTS training
“This important and challenging project has been completed quietly, efficiently and professionally without any fuss."
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"I would like to pass on the thanks of the whole school to everyone involved in what was a well-managed, well communicated and safely delivered project.”
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