Britcon have recently completed a major project for Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council comprising the extension to form new key Stage 1 classroom block, extensions and alterations to the existing school classrooms to create Key Stage 2 classroom blocks and minor alterations to the remainder of the school including extension and alterations to the boiler house.
Works were carried out within four distinct phases utilising the JCT Standard Form of Contract
The four phase of the project generally comprised:
Barnsley Council has utilised many 'green initiatives' within the development of the project including a Biomass Boiler system, Under-floor heating, natural ventilation and heat recovery systems, 20,000 litre of rainwater harvesting tanks and a 'state of the art' Photovoltaic system comprising mono-crystalline modules secured to the south facing standing seam roof. Electrical works included significant data, power, fire alarm, security systems and public address systems.