Client: HUB South East Scotland

Value: £450,000

Completion: August 2015

Client HUB South East Scotland
Project Name Rising Roles 3 – 3 New Primary School Extensions
Ratho, Clermiston & Gilmerton Primary Schools
Project Address Ratho PS, School Wynd, Ratho EH28 8TT

Clermiston PS, 18 Parkgrove Place, Edinburgh EH4 7NP

Gilmerton PS, Moredun Dykes Road, Edinburgh EH17 8NG

Disciplines Mechanical & Electrical Services
Main/Principle Contractor Maxi Construction (for Morrison Construction)
M&E Consultants RSP Consulting Engineers
Programme 11 Weeks
Value £450,000.00
Description Of Works The project involved the complete M&E services installations to 3 new stand-alone 2 storey classroom blocks within the existing primary schools grounds.

The works encompassed the CDP’s, delivery and installation of all materials and equipment deemed necessary to provide a complete mechanical and electrical services installation and for the testing and setting to work of the complete installation.

This summary highlights the fact that the M&E services elements were presented in discrete work packages and comprising, but not limited to the following:-

  • Above Ground Drainage
  • Cold Water Services
  • Domestic Hot Water Services
  • Air Source Heat Pump Multiple variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system
  • Electric Heaters
  • Natural Ventilation
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Air Distribution Equipment Ductwork & Fire Dampers / VCDs
  • Supply & installation of LV Distribution Equipment
  • General purpose sockets and small power
  • Installation of new lighting & power distribution board
  • Earthing and protection
  • Primary lighting systems. Luminaires and lamps
  • Emergency and directional lighting systems
  • Fire detection systems
  • High and low level cabling containment systems
  • Testing and commissioning and demonstration of services to employers’ staff
  • Provision of O&M manuals and record drawings

Despite the frantic 7 week build programmes, all three schools were delivered within budget and opened on time.