Project Toucan - Reaseheath College, Nantwich
The project involves the design and construction of 200 bed student accommodation within 25 separate dwellings/units over 5 blocks. Each unit provides six, eight and 10-bedroom new-build townhouses on the campus.
Each of the two and three-storey townhouses will feature communical and dining areas, a kitchen and shared bathroom facilities to promote shared living among students aged 16 and over. The project is programmed to take 62 weeks (and started on site on the 2nd October)
As with the other projects (Osprey and Redkite) this will be delivered to BIM Level 2.
Projects Osprey & RedKite - Reaseheath College, Nantwich
The scheme involves two projects for Reaseheath College, Project Osprey and Project RedKite.
Project Osprey involves the construction of a new multi-purpose Sports Hall building. The Sports Hall is to include space for up to five different court sports and trampoline activities. The Sports Hall will also be designed to cater for exams, presentation evenings and as a community facility. The building consists of a dual-height sports hall attached to a single-storey extension with associated dry and wet changing rooms, shower and toilet areas, Physio / First Aid room, laundry room and store rooms, with a total build cost of £3.3m
Project RedKite involves the construction of a new Agri-Tech Centre with teaching facilities and associated workshops, a two-storey teaching block and a neighbouring single-storey workshop building. The teaching block includes ground floor classrooms, offices, a meeting room and toilet facilities along with a dual height Showroom area. The first floor includes a large space for future use and a Plant Room, with a total build cost of £3.2m
Both projects will be a delivered to BIM Level 2.
City Gardens - Manchester
109 no apartments over 10 floors ranging from 1 to 3 beds. The top 3 floors are triplex apartments. The project includes basement car parking.
The scheme also provides communal roof gardens to the 8th floor.
Construction includes CFA Piling with a steel frame and insitu concrete slabs to the 2nd floor with a lightweight steel frame and insitu slabs above.
External soft and hard landscaping is created to the surrounding areas.
The external skin is a mixture of traditional masonry / brick slips and aluminium cladding with large format windows to the south elevations and external balconies to the north elevation.
DPD Greengate - Chadderton
New distribution warehouse with associated offices & welfare facilities over 2 floors, comprising of steel frame construction & metal clad roof & walls.
Externals comprise of a lorry park, fuel station & van washing area.
Both staff & visitor parking facilities are to be provided as well as associated external works & landscaping.
The proposed tenant is DPD Ltd, the parcel distribution company.
Ryman - Crewe
Design and build contract for a new warehouse in Crewe for Ryman Ltd.
This 23,000 sq ft warehouse will be the principal storage and distribution facility for the Boux Avenue range of Lingerie, Swimwear and Nightwear.
Radius Campus - Crewe
The scheme comprises of a design and build, 65,000 sqft office development including associated external works and drainage.
The development is located within Crewe’s business park.