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Rickleton Primary School, Washington

Karen Parkin

This project involved the remodelling of two classroom areas to provide larger classrooms, modern toilet facilities and an additional room.

The works comprised:

  • Asbestos removal
  • Demolition
  • New Partitions
  • Mechanical & electrical service alterations
  • New Ceilings
  • New toilet areas
  • New flooring
  • External ramp to door entrances

The works were carried out in two phases straddling the summer holidays, with the school remaining open and in use by staff, visitors and guests during the majority of the works.

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Vroom Motor Retail Park – North Shields

Karen Parkin

An update on the now completed Vroom Car Showroom in North Shields

Many thanks to all involved in this successful project

“blink and it’s there!! –  great to see the structural steelwork going up on our Vroom Site in North Shields”

Aerial Photographs courtesy of The Shadbolt Group


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Freeman Hospital – Relocation of VIE

Karen Parkin

NCS are currently working on the VIE relocation at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Site expansion has necessitated the relocation of the back-up VIE (oxygen storage tank) from outside the institute of Transplantation to an area identified in the Podium Yard on the freeman Hospital Estate.

The works include:

  • New concrete base for VIE and associated controls.
  • Hard standing delivery base.
  • Excavate trench by hand and lay precast concrete duct channels.
  • Lay electrical duct in trench with draw cord.
  • Erect new fence around compound for tank.
  • Reinstate tarmac areas.
  • New road markings.
  • Install new oxygen pipework and connections.


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