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Pochin’s bags two Reaseheath College contracts

Posted on November 23, 2017

Pochin’s bags two Reaseheath College contracts

Pochin’s has continued its long-standing relationship with leading agricultural college, Reaseheath College, with the announcement of two new projects at the site in Nantwich, Cheshire.

The work, totalling £6.5 million in value, includes the delivery of a 20,000 sq ft Agri-Tech Centre. The project includes a single storey workshop block and neighbouring two-storey teaching block that will include classrooms, a showroom/workshop and offices, alongside a specialist Plant Room.

In addition to the Agri-Tech Centre, Pochin’s are set to deliver a 16,000 sq ft multi-purpose sports hall building with space for up to five different sports courts and trampoline activities. It provides changing facilities for the college’s new 3G pitch and new teaching areas include specialist sports science facilities.The sports hall has also been designed to cater for exams, presentations and community events.

Jim Nicholson, CEO at Pochin’s, said: “Having worked on a number of projects at Reaseheath College over the years, we have seen firsthand the development of the Cheshire site into a world class education institution. We are extremely proud of the trusted relationship we have developed with the college and look forward to delivering these latest additions to the growing campus.”

Ben Hunt, Head of Property at Reaseheath College, added: “We’ve built a reputation for state-of-the-art facilities that enable the very best education and technical provision for our students. We are confident Pochin’s has the knowledge and experience to ensure a high quality delivery and are excited to see the designs come to fruitition.”

These projects are part funded by the Cheshire & Warrington Local Enterpise Partnership through the Growth Deal Programme.

Work commences this month and is expected to complete in May 2018