Wellington Close

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Welcome to d+b facades ‘construction phase’ page for Wellington Close

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Three mirrored blocks at Wellington Close, Walton-On-Thames consist of a ten-storey high-rise with adjoining two-storey low-rise, the blocks were originally built in the 1960’s and their construction consists of a concrete frame with curtain wall and brick infills. The three towers are freehold owned and accommodate a total of 132 two-bedroom apartments providing affordable living within the local area of Walton-On-Thames.

The new high quality and non-combustible overcladding system will thermally upgrade the building helping to retain heat during winter cold spells and keep the building cool during summer hot spells this is in addition to providing a modern aesthetically pleasing “brand new” appearance.

PLANNED WORKS

24 Hours

The contractors compound fencing and welfare installation are underway.

7 Days

The contractors site compound/ welfare and high level access will be installed, due to complete 01-10-18

28 Days

17/09/18 the contractor’s construction site fencing/ construction site/ protective resident entrance and exit tunnels/ high-level access to block A will begin to be commissioned.

Following setting up the contractor’s construction site works will begin, the first construction activity will consist of d+b facades installing a “Mock-up” of the proposed new over-cladding + windows + balcony doors to two apartments where residents will be able to view/ inspect.

Key Dates;

  • 17/09/18 – All vehicles to be removed from contractor’s compound area on Block A
  • 01/10/18 – All Block A balconies to be cleared ready for construction works to commence

Overall

Construction works for each tower block is programmed to take 30 weeks with works starting on Block A 01/10/18, works to Blocks B+C will follow completing all construction work by 90 weeks;

Block A – week 1 to week 30
Block B – week 30 to week 60
Block C – week 60 to week 90

DESIGN

PROGRESS REPORT

To be updated during the first week of construction.

CONTACTS

Project Manager

Simon Enticknap

simonenticknap@dbfacades.com

Over-Cladding Supervisor

Erl Kitchen

lkiltd@live.co.uk

Over-Cladding Supervisor

Ashley Hallett

lkiltd@live.co.uk

Tennant Liason Officer

Contact to be advised shortly, please contact Simon Enticknap in the meantime.

If residents have questions or queries please direct them to – simonenticknap@dbfacades.com