Contractor: Wildgoose Construction

Completion date: June 2015

Mechanical: £540k

Following a competitive tender process Acumen Projects were awarded the Mechanical Services Package at the 60 apartment extra care accommodation by Wildgoose Construction, Derbyshire. The site is located at Albion Street, Grimsby.

This development, built on the Old Strand School site on Albion Street in Grimsby, involves the construction of 60 new extra care apartments (48 one-bed and 12 two-bed) which have been designed to ensure the adaptability of the environment so that it can support the needs of the individual to live independently for as long as possible and to maintain a better quality of life.

The development includes the construction of an outdoor garden and internal community spaces for residents to enjoy. It also includes a café restaurant which will provide meals for residents and other members of the community and a multi-functional community space which will host a number of health and well-being activities including a mobile hairdresser and podiatry service.

Scope of works: (Mechanical & Plumbing)

  • Design & Production of Drawings
  • Underfloor Heating
  • Space Heating
  • Heating and Hot Water plant and Mains Distribution
  • Natural Gas Installation
  • Hot Water Services
  • Above Ground Drainage
  • Internal Rainwater
  • Boosted Cold Water Services
  • Building Management System
  • Dry Risers
  • Sanitaryware
  • Extract Ventilation to flats
  • Mechanical Heat Recovery
  • Comms Room Cooling
  • Kitchen Ventilation
  • Insulation
  • Commissioning and Testing
  • 12 Months preventative maintenance
  • Water Treatment
  • Operation & Maintenance Manual’s
Categories: Care

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