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24 years

Colindale Phase 4 – Former British Newspaper Library

Client: Fairview New Homes
Value: £14.50M
Duration:May 2015 – Dec 2016
Project Type: Groundwork and RC Frames

Project Description

Construction of RC Groundworks and RC Frames to Blocks A, B, C/E, D and F. Under-slab and site-wide drainage and services, road construction and hard landscaping works.

Scope of Works

The Project scope comprised:

Substructure groundworks

  • Deep drainage and district heating works
  • A large tubosider (700,000L) tank for water attenuation
  • Pile caps and ground beams
  • Infrastructure roads to service all the new blocks
  • Services

Super structure works

  • Under croft car parks to 4 of the 6 blocks
  • Podium slabs with landscaped gardens of which Modebest did all the hard landscaping. This included timber planters and street furniture also.
  • Concrete frames to all blocks: 11 storey (Block A), 9 storey (C/E) and 6 storey (B, D & F)

Overall the client was very satisfied as the programme was met successfully although there was a late start in getting site possession.




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