The project comprises of the construction of a new two storey Health centre within a council owned estate also containing a Leisure Centre, Sure Start Centre and a Library.
The project involved extensive earthworks and piling to accommodate the building and external works on a sloping site. The building was a mix of traditional masonry with elements of steel frame sat over extensive RC works forming the lower ground floor within the lower section of slope within the site.
The building envelope has a mixture of finishes including through colour render, buff brickwork, copper coloured Trespa with high quality fenestration. The roof was formed in aluminium standing seam with matching eaves system and housed extensive PV panels all warranted by Kalzip.
The internal finishes chosen for the project were all to a high standard and HTM compliant. Extensive mechanical and electrical services were installed and the design of the services formed a key part o fthe project achieving a ‘very good’ rating under BREEAM healthcare standards.
SOLDIER, SAILOR, AIRMEN FAMILIES ASSOCIATION (SSAFA)
BARTON WILMORE DESIGN LTD
Form of contract:
JCT INTERMEDIATE BUILDING CONTRACT WITH CONTRACTORS DESIGN, REV 2 2009