Caer Elen School, Haverfordwest
Contract Value: £3.1 million
Main Contractor: Willmott Dixon
Client: Pembrokeshire County Council
F P Hurley delivered the mechanical services contract for this new build Welsh language school in the Withybush area of Haverfordwest. The £28m project, which was funded by the 21st Century Schools Programme, was completed in October 2018.
The newbuild will provide first-class facilities for 3-16-year-olds, and aims to meet the growing demand for Welsh-medium education in the region. The school will provide 45 nursery places, 315 primary places and up to 600 secondary places, in addition to a 45-place playgroup.
The new building provides modern and bright classrooms, science laboratories, music facilities, a large multi-purpose sports hall, recreational areas and outdoor sports pitches.
A key element of the mechanical services was the installation of an SAV System XRGI 20kW CHP unit which feeds into the LTHW and hot water system of the building.
Our scope of services included:
- LTHW Heating
- Mechanical Ventilation
- Air Handling Units
- Natural Ventilation
- Hot and Cold Water Services
- Laboratory Gases
- Thermal Insulation
- BMS Controls