Posts Tagged: dorset
Posted by Sarah Cole on September 20, 2016 in Building Construction, Company News
SWH Build has been awarded the contract to carry out essential maintenance on Bournemouth’s Grade II listed Pavilion this autumn/winter.
Following a survey earlier in the year, the 1920s building,
which has an Art Deco theatre and ballroom, cafes, bars, meeting
rooms and performance studios, was found to need essential
maintenance works. This will include stonework repairs and
cleaning, repairs and relining of gutters, repairs to soffits and
fascias and redecoration of windows and doors to the southern end
of the building.
SWH Build, which has an office in Poole, was awarded the contract to carry out the repairs by...
Posted by Sarah Cole 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.
Posted by Sarah Cole on September 29, 2014 in Building Construction
SWH Build is pleased to announce that works on Westover Road, Bournemouth is due to commence at the end of September, leading into June 2015.
The programme of works will involve the reroofing of the main Premier Inn and the multi storey car park block, specialist refurbishment to the rear elevation and internal structural repairs to the multi storey car park.
SWH Build, a division of South West Highways Ltd, is in close contact with Bournemouth Borough Council to ensure the works cause minimal disruption to the surrounding area during busy periods.
The Premier Inn and the main multi storey car park will...
Posted by Sarah Cole on September 18, 2014 in Building Construction
The works took place at the school from May until August, with SWH Build working to a non-negotiable deadline to coincide with the start of a new school year.
The programme of work involved the reroofing and recladding of existing porta cabin buildings, internal alterations, rock panel cladding and installing new windows and doors throughout.
SWH Build were up against the clock from the offset and other issues such as tight access and adapting to a live environment were also challenging for the team, led by Area Manager...
Posted by Sarah Cole on June 19, 2014 in Building Construction
SWH’s successful Poole Office, which opened a year ago, is delighted to have been awarded a contract at Poole High School.
The Exeter-based business which employs over 600 people in the West Country has a great deal of experience in the education construction environment.
The SWH brand, which is steadily growing in the Dorset area, is going from strength to strength and being able to take on jobs such as Poole High School, will serve to cement the firm’s position locally.
The work SWH are carrying out at the school comprises over-cladding of an existing two storey modular classroom building with timber cladding...
Posted by Sarah Cole on April 30, 2013 in Building Construction, Company News
SWH Build has announced the appointment of Luke Trussler as Area Manager for their Poole Office, commencing April 2013.
The growing regional office offers a local service reaching typically an hour's travelling time to Bridport, Yeovil, Salisbury and Southampton.
In harmony with the company's ethos of servicing local markets through local people, Luke is long experienced in the area, living and working there since he returned home from New Zealand in 2005. Since then he has gained considerable experience in the social housing sector.
In addition to area responsibility, Luke will strengthen SWH Build's offering to its social housing customers.