Summary: Mezzanine level extension to an existing college building.
Description of Works:
Procured via Lot 1.1.4 of the Crown Commercial Service Construction Works & Associated Services Framework, this project was for a mezzanine level extension to the existing Skills Centre building within an operational college campus.
Installation of new structural steelwork within existing building to form new mezzanine level
Suspended concrete floor slab with bar reinforcement
Concrete foundations and associated hard landscaping
Forming a new external steel escape stair
Alterations to existing building envelope to accommodate new access and egress
External and internal glazed doors
All associated internal finishes including joinerwork, flooring and decoration
Mechanical & electrical works including hot and cold water supply, heating, lighting, power, supply and extract ventilation system and fire and smoke alarm systems
Installation of platform lift
Re-use of some existing radiant heating panels instead of replacing resulting in cost and environmental benefits.
Co-ordination with the College to accommodate equipment installation prior to handover to enable the earliest use of the new teaching space.
Ongoing liaison with West Lothian College’s Lifetime Ambassador relating to Project SEARCH opportunities and Creative Industry students project.
Site visits offered to college students to be set for appropriate time.
Short term work experience offered via Project SEARCH.