Hampstead School London | Wates

Hampstead School London

Construction

69 weeks

Client

DfE

Partner

Jestico & Whiles

A new build three-storey teaching superblock with single-storey double height sports block and refurbishment of an existing school building. Works also included the demolition of three buildings.

  • £17.5m Value
  • 69 weeks Build
  • DfE Framework Procurement

Working in and around the live site required close liaison with the school to ensure the safety and security of pupils and staff at all times. Through seamless phasing and fully segregated construction zones, great care was taken to minimise the construction impact on the school’s operations.

  • £1,585 Social Enterprise Spend
  • £7.22m Local Spend with SMEs

Wates are very proactive in engaging with the local community…they have an excellent relationship with the school [and] have worked hard to keep disruption to a minimum.”

Alison Welch Project Manager, Education & Skills Funding Agency