Brecon High School

Brecon

New high school replacing existing secondary school

Engineering Services

Brecon High School

Engineering Services

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The brief

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services delivered the installation of mechanical, electrical and public health services to a new high school replacing the existing secondary school as part of the Welsh Government’s 21 Century Schools and Education Programme.

The 3-storey building (ground, first and second floors) comprises new modern classrooms, dining, kitchen, studio, learning resource centre, sports hall, fitness suite, main hall, 6th form and staff car parking spaces.

Project summary...

Service value

£3.2m

Contract period

12 months

Consultant

Hydrock

Client

BAM Construction

Architect

Scott Brown Rigg Architecture

Added value

The project targeted a BREEAM Excellent with passivhaus principles and is situated in a Designated Area of Outstanding Beauty. To ensure the project was delivered on time, snag free with no accidents Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services took a proactive approach to hold regular collaborative meetings with the BAM, regular collaborative meetings with Engineering Services Supply Chain as well as undertaking fortnightly program reviews.

 

As a result Briggs & Forester Engineering Services were able to successfully hand over this project ahead of time with fantastic customer feedback from the Main Contractor.

What we did for this project...

We have a fully integrated design and build capability across the group, including 3D coordination and Building Information Modelling. By developing the design and being fully involved in the early stages of a project, we can provide timely design solutions and verification.

The group provides a range of specialist skills encompassing engineering, design, installation, and maintenance. The combined experience, knowledge and expertise of all five divisions enables the group to develop and implement fully-integrated solutions for some of the most complex and demanding mechanical, electrical and public health engineering installations.

We guarantee a smooth handover transition with the project team remaining the main point of contact, the development of commissioning and training plan and regular visits from our team in the months after practical completion.

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