Training Centre Refurbishment,Taunton


Training Centre Refurbishment,Taunton

The project consisted of the refurbishment of an existing vehicle maintenance facility within the WPD Depot. The scope of the refurbishment works were to provide new, female, male and Disabled toilet facilities, a new lobby area in the form of an extension to the existing building and provide a shell for the Client to fit out and form a training facility.

The existing roof cladding was removed over the proposed classroom areas and new insulated cladding panels installed. The existing side wall cladding was removed, mineral wool insulation installed and the existing cladding sheets re-installed.

New, double glazed window units were installed to replace the existing metal framed windows and a new double entrance door installed to the new lobby extension. 2 of the existing garage roller shutter doors were replaced with insulated sectional overhead doors and the reaming two roller shutter doors were removed and the apertures over clad and insulated.

The existing fair faced block wall the separated the existing office / store are from the garage was re-lined with an insulated dry lining board, plastered and decorated.

Mechanical and Electrical installations were undertaken to provide lighting, ventilation and sanitary ware within the new toilet area. Drainage connections were made to the existing services.

A viewing screen was installed in the wall between the classroom and workshop areas.