Further approvals have been granted to amend the site hoarding layout to accommodate progression of the works. Alteration to the hoarding has been completed.
A full Traffic Management plan is in place following approval from the council. A weekly maintenance checks is carried out by Traffic Management specialist to ensure safety of pedestrians.
Further excavations have been carried out towards the party wall with Baldocks. This has enabled the installation of approx. 75% of the reinforcement steelwork for the basement slab and walls. The concrete pour is scheduled for w/c 8th July 2019 to start pouring sections of the walls and slab.
The specialist ground-worker BMR confirmed that they have completed 95% of their contractual work and due to demobilise from site w/c 8th July.
The installation of the sub-flooring and drainage has been completed and inspected by building control as well as warranty provider.
The lift pit has been completed and filled with concrete.
Following the above extensive works; we are pleased to continue reporting that there is no damage to the adjoining properties.
All Architectural/Structural drawings have been completed and submitted for approval.
An order has been placed and deposit paid with the Timber Frame sub-contractor for floor joists and frame structure.
The final design has been agreed with the Steel Frame Contractor and start dates have been discussed.
The setting out engineer has been to site has marked out all of the positions for the steel frame connection points. The connection points have already been set in concrete now.
The position of the steel stairs has been set out on the basement floor.
Items Looking Ahead
Placing an order with the Crane supplier and appointing lifting specialist to produce lifting plans and RAMS.
Steel intumescent paint enquiry has been sent out and currently awaiting on the quotation.
Party wall agreement with Baldocks is nearing the completion and signing stage and due to be finalised by 8th July. This is will allow full completion of the excavation, and installation of the basement slab and wall reinforcement steelwork and concrete.
Further quotation have been issued to suppliers following the updated designs on internal screens, doors, windows and roof.
The bricklaying contractor has now been appointed and will mobilise to site as soon as the groundworks contractor is off site.