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Client: Rydon Construction

Location: Selsey

A fire destroyed almost all of the Academy Selsey in West Sussex, including the central teaching areas leaving a number of disconnected teaching and sports blocks unaffected. The £11.3m project to construct a one and two storey new school building provides an extended education provision for 690 pupils aged 7—16. The new school combines junior and secondary schooling.

The groundworks package included the installation of a piling mat, strip and pad foundations. The capacity of the existing storm and foul drainage required increasing, together with the installation of new storm and foul drainage.  Construction of an attenuation balancing pond, external site wide service ducting to service both current and new structures. Associated civils works for incoming new water supply. Structural topping to pre-cast concrete floor planks. Extensive external works including hard and soft landscaping.