About the Project
OTL Group successfully delivered a £650k contract for the construction of a new classroom extension catering to children with disabilities at Mount Stuart Primary School in Cardiff. This extension project, executed under JCT 2016 SBC/Q, involved meticulous planning and coordination with the school staff to minimize disruptions during construction. The scope included a single-storey extension with detailed roof works, specialized hoists, wet room, accessible facilities, and comprehensive electrical and heating installations.
Scope of Works
Construction of a single-storey classroom extension
Detailed roof works and internal fit-out for accessibility
Installation of specialist hoists, wet room, kitchen, and utilities
Full electrical and heating system installations
Coordination with school staff to ensure minimal disruption
Engagement of street artist for site hoarding artwork
Educational talks and activities for pupils on construction safety and careers
Noise-sensitive activities scheduled after school hours
Engaging Community Integration
Collaboration with school children through hoarding artwork and interactive educational talks fosters a sense of inclusion in the construction process.
Strategic Construction Planning
Careful scheduling, including foundation and roofing work during school holidays, exemplifies our commitment to minimizing disruption.
Tailored Learning Experience
Age-appropriate STEM activities linked to the curriculum enhance students' understanding of construction safety and careers.
Proactive Problem Solving
Overcoming challenges related to ground conditions, contamination, access constraints, and site drainage demonstrates our transparent, solution-driven approach to project delivery.