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SWH Build near completion to works on Bournemouth Premier Inn

Posted by on March 30, 2015 in Building Construction

After battling the seaside elements through the winter months, SWH is pleased to report that Phase 1 of roof and mansard replacement to the Bournemouth Premier Inn/Hinton Road Car Park is almost complete. The building has benefited from a new mansard construction and clad along with new roof overlay, finished with large uprated rooflights. Phase 2 works to the rear elevation on Hinton Road commenced ahead of schedule in February and consists of extensive repairs to art-deco Faience block work. Works will run until June of this year.

"Real progress" at £1.16m Highbridge Enterprise Centre

Posted by on August 14, 2014 in Building Construction

Work on a £1.16m Enterprise Centre in Highbridge which will create jobs and boost the local economy is taking shape, with a number of key milestones reached.

Deputy Leader of Somerset County Council, Cllr David Hall led a delegation of Councillors to meet with managing agent of the site TDA and contractor South West Highways Ltd to see developments first hand.

Cllr Hall was joined by the Chairman of Sedgemoor District Council, Cllr Peter Downing; Deputy Mayor of Burnham-on-sea and Highbridge, Cllr Mike Mansfield; Richard Towl from contractor South West Highways Build and Adrian Sheen representing TDA.

“I am delighted to see that...

Torridge District Council - Appledore

Posted by on May 23, 2011 in Building Construction

Torridge District Council - Appledore (Design & Build) Appledore is a living archive of fishing village architecture with the fisherman's cottages facing the sea.

The local fishing industry continues to play its part in the local economy and in 2007, Torridge District Council decided to invest in modernising the facilities for the local fisherman.

Their investment in the fish dock included work to three buildings.

The design and construction of a new two storey fish processing building containing: 

  • Storage and processing facilities
  • Offices
  • Welfare accomodation


The construction was preceded by the demolition of an existing car maintenance workshop and reclamation of this area of the site. The...

Yeo Valley Production Units

Posted by on May 18, 2011 in Building Construction

Yeo Valley Production Units (Food Industry)

Works comprised extensions to the loading area/distribution bays and refurbishments to food processing facilities, including an office fit out, decoration, electrical, infrastructure and welfare facilities.

With the Food Industry, great importance is placed on site management, orderliness and cleanliness and our site team were able to demonstrate this, enabling us to negotiate further phases of work.

Take a look at our Yeo Valley case study to see more details.

 

 

Brynsworthy Recycling Centre

Posted by on May 16, 2011 in Building Construction

Brynsworthy Recycling Centre (Commercial Premises) This £4.1 million scheme, for North Devon District Council, involved the conversion and extension of a former meat processing plant to allow for the relocation of the council works unit.

Work also included installing solar panels and construction of a remote office and base for a weighstation.

The Contract included the following elements:

  • Internal strip out of the former factory and offices
  • Complete re-roofing of the existing building
  • Refurbishment of the upper ground floor to provide 3700m2 of air conditioned office space with associated toilet areas and platform lift
  • Refurbishment of similar areas on the lower ground floor to provide a disaster...