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First floor and rising
Despite the very wet Christmas break, the first floor pre-cast concrete (PCC) floor planks are now installed and blockwork is progressing up to eaves level. The external walls above first floor level will be rendered, so facing
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Bricklayers at work
The brick and blockwork walls are being taken up to first floor level to prepare for delivery of the precast concrete plank flooring on 09 December. Temperatures are now starting to drop overnight and provision
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The ground floor
Two weeks later and the pre-cast concrete beams are being lifted into place for the beam and block ground floor. A beam and block floor spans poor ground conditions below and, as the name suggests, these are infilled
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Foundations laid
A month on site and the ground has been excavated and foundations laid. Substructure blockwork is now underway (this is the blockwork below floor level). The underground drainage has also been laid and their
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Contractor on board
With the ACMF appeal successful the school have now formally appointed a main contractor to commence the Works on site towards the end of September 2013. This area of hardcore car park will become the site for a new
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