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Darwen Vale High School

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Project Detailsx

Client:Balfour Beatty
Duration:Ongoing
Value:£2.4m approx
Year Completed:2015
Category:Education

Project Overviewx

Installation of underpinning and the construction of a new school building and associated drainage for Balfour Beatty under the Governments BSF programme. These works included the forming of levels over the site, substructure works, drainage, gabion walls and installing the final finishes.

Work included bulk earthworks incorporating an 18000m³ cut and finish and remodelling exercise. Extensive sub structure works. Drainage included alterations and associated connections.
Construction of floor slabs and suspended floor slabs. External hard landscaping areas and feature insitu concrete construction incorporating a new amphitheatre.

This project was considered a challenging scheme due to split level construction and the intricate shape of the new building tying in with the existing school.