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Mereland Road, Didcot

In New Business by lisa / August 5, 2015 / 0 Comments

On the site of the former Magistrates Court in Didcot which was demolished in late 2013, this development will provide 6 houses and 2 flats for rent and shared ownership. The dwellings are to achieve Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4 and there is a shared party wall along the boundary with the retained police station.




Trevone House, Royal Grammar School, Guildford

In New Business by lisa / July 10, 2015 / 0 Comments

Following the demolition of the existing Trevone House the new building will be a three storey Design & Technology/Teaching Block with a Link to the Main Building.

The works comprise piled foundations, steel frame, composite floors, single ply and zinc roofing, facing brickwork, velfac windows and structural glass link bridge.

The site is extremely restricted and is bounded on two sides by existing office and residential accommodation, with the access road to the school sports hall and other accommodation on the other two boundaries. Access is to be maintained at all times to facilitate emergency and other vehicles.





St Helen’s School, Northwood

In New Business by lisa / July 7, 2015 / 0 Comments

LIFE Build has been awarded the construction of a New Junior School in the grounds of the existing school campus, complete with classrooms, hall, specialist rooms, staff and ancillary areas on part single and part 2 storey with a Gross Internal Floor Area of 2,124m2.

The construction includes, piled foundations, structural steel frame, brick and terracotta tile cladding, significant areas of glazing, landscaped flat roofs, and full mechanical & electrical services, there is also extensive hard and soft landscaping, drainage and external services.

Certain elements of enabling work required completion during the recent summer holidays and included the construction of a drainage attenuation tank in the existing retained car park.