Project Description: Classroom Extension
Location: Emsworth Primary School, Hampshire
Programme: 45 weeks
Form of Contract: JCT Standard Building Contract Without Quantities, 2011 Edition, incorporating New Rules of Measurement Update, August 2012 and Amendment 1, March 2015.
The works comprised of extending the existing building to construct two new classrooms, extending the existing shared teaching area together with associated external works. The gross internal floor area of the extension is around 175m2. The works were split into two phases to accommodate as much work to the existing building into the school holidays to minimise disruption.
Phase 1 - Early Works (Carried out July 2017 - September 2017)
Early works were undertaken as part of the first phase of construction works at the school – carried out in the summer holidays 2017. The Internal works consisted of asbestos removals, the refurbishment of the new staffroom (new carpet and kitchenette), removal of non-load bearing wall to LRC (and making good), staff WC’s (new toilet and sink, making good), Pupil WC’s (new toilet, sinks and making good) and new KS2 classroom (classroom fit-out) and secure line to construction works (timber stud wall).
External works to include trenching works for ducting and cable runs, back filled and made good.
Phase 2 - (Main Works)
The main works undertaken as a second phase of construction works, to include the new build elements of the classroom wing (two new classrooms and an extension to the shared teaching area), SEN group room/Sancho office, services connections, car park extension and associated landscaping.