Progress Rail Sandiacre, a wholly owned subsidary of The Catipillar company, is expanding its facility. The construction of a new machine hall is in progress and alterations to existing machine halls are taking place. Current works include site preparation, setting out for and assisting pilers on site, construction of concrete foundations for a new machine (shuttering, steel reinforcement, concreting and setting out) and others.
A new 18.5 million joint headquaters for the police and fire service have been given a go ahead. In anticipation of this, and the work to go ahead, two temporary new car parks will be constructed by North Notts Civils Ltd.
The Sharp Hill Primary School, an 8.6 million pound project, is currently under construction at the heart of a new housing estate in Nottingham. Located in Edwalton, on Rose Way, the project will be able to accomodate 420 students once completed. In addition, both the school hall and football pitches will be opened up for community use.
The Humber Head Peatlands National Nature Reserve is internationally noted for being the largest lowland raised bog wilderness in Britain. Its an important site for its rare flora and fauna. To celebrate such an attraction, Kiers Construction has been commissioned by Natural England to construct a research and community centre. Kiers then entrusted this key project to North Notts Civils. The new centre will include an office, meeting space, classroom, sleeping accommodation and a workshop.
As the largest town centre livestock market in the country, it is a crucial asset in the regional economy, supporting 2.500 farmers and 350,000 visitors annually. North Notts Civils was appointed my Morgan Sindall Construction to carry out the groundworks for the construction of a new cattle market on the 1,000 year old site.
The Rugby Football Union’s new state of the art training centre at Penny Hill Park – the official home of the England Rugby Union Team. The construction of a 29,000 square foot training centre which included; a sports hall, third generation indoor pitch, professional gymnasium, sprint track, changing rooms and showers. North Notts Civils where specifically chosen to deliver this flagship project by the Volkerfitzpatrick team due to our past performance.
NNC was ranked excellent across twelve metrics including value engineering, responses to instructions and site safety measures whilst completing esplanade wall refurbishment and groyne installation at South End on Sea.
NNC was rated excellent in metrics such as quality service, ability to complete on time, working relationship and project resources whilst completing A1260 bridge refurbishments.
NNC was rated excellent on metrics such as site safety, standard of workmanship, ability to complete on time and working relationship on completion of the £2m Peterborough Cathedral Square Town Centre regeneration project.
NNC was rated excellent across all twelve metrics including; working relationships, traffic management processes, site safety measures and standard of workmanship on completion of the £800,000 278 carriageway alterations on the A45 Red Route.
NNC undertook the groundworks package at the Melton Mowbray Cattle Market. Works ranged from deep drainage diversions & RC foundations to precisely setting out of bolt boxes & pennage sleeves to the underside of the groundfloor slab. All works were planned and executed on programme given due consideration to the “live” project environement we were working on. I would not hesitate to use NNC again.
NNC’s were approached directly due to the high profile nature of this project to deliver the groundworks package. From our experience on several previous schemes we knew we could rely on them to deliver this flagship project and work with us to ensure its success. NNC’s ability to perform and function as a key project partner meant that we were able to deliver a scheme which exceeded our clients expectations.
NNC worked alongside Kiers to deliver this new HQ and teaching facility for Natural England in a live nature reserve. The project was not without its challenges. Nesting seasons created programme constraints and the main bridge entrance to the project was deemed unsafe to use part way through the build. Through all this NNC continued to go above and beyond to ensure programme, budget and quality consideraions were met at all stages. NNC were a key component of this projects successful delivery.