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New Project Starts at Bennetts Road, Horsham

New Project Starts at Bennetts Road, Horsham

Work has now started on the this medium-density affordable housing scheme for Saxon Weald at Bennetts Road in Horsham. The 0.21 hectare site occupies the southern corner of the junction between Bennetts Road and Elm Grove in Horsham and is currently occupied by 6 semi-detached dwellings. The brief includes the demolition of the existing dwellings and their replacement with a new development of 18 x one and two-bedroom flats and 3 x... read more »

Hurstpierpoint College from the air.

Hurstpierpoint College from the air.

And here, courtesy of Black Duck UAV Ltd - On Site Safety Ltd, we have a great photo of progress at the Hurstpierpoint College boarding house build. Streif UK have been on site since the first cold days of January, and have achieved a tremendous amount in barely a couple of months. Roofing is now due to commence on 13th February, followed by the start of internal M&E works by Paine... read more »

Annual ISO Assessment

Annual ISO Assessment

Our annual ISO audit came around this week. This year was a particularly thorough inspection over four days, with time spent on site as well as at our Head Office in Birdham. We’re proud to say that all went well and we have again achieved conformity with the standards required for ISO 9001 (Quality Management), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management), and OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Management). Well done to... read more »

She's at it again!

She's at it again!

Kay, our super-fit Finance Director, is once more doing what she loves to raise funds - this time for Rowans Hospice. The Crossfit "Row for Rowans" challenge on 18th January 2020 saw 2,000,000 (yes - two million) miles rowed by 20 teams of 4 rowers over an eight hour period.  The total raised so far of £8,981 is well over double their initial target of £4,000.  A terrific achievement! Image courtesy of Drew Irvine Photography read more »

Appointed to Hyde Framework

Appointed to Hyde Framework

WSL are very pleased to have been appointed to the Hyde Group framework. Stephen McMorris, Director of Development and Sales at Hyde said: “I am delighted that we have launched this main contractor framework which is also open to all other public sector organisations. We went through a stringent process of appointing partners who have each demonstrated a commitment to providing quality services, delivering value for money and working collaboratively. We look forward to working... read more »

Ladymead, Guildford Complete

Ladymead, Guildford Complete

This project for Guildford Borough Council has now completed and handed over. This was previously a brownfield site, housing extensive hard-standing, a pair of semi-detached dwellings and a commercial premises. At 0.13 hectares the site was compact with tight access from the A25 in the centre of busy Guildford. The new development offers a smart new block of 12 x one-bedroom flats for Guildford Borough Council Housing Register tenants. The three-storey building,... read more »

Kilnmead Development Handover

Kilnmead Development Handover

Our work at the Kilnmead site has now completed and the development has handed over to Crawley Borough Council. This former car park site now offers 37 units of affordable housing for tenants on Crawley BC's housing list. This relatively low-density development is a mixture of flats and houses with ancillary landscaping, parking and refuse/recycling store. The buildings are of brick and block construction, with partial cedar cladding, and have been designed... read more »

Sussex Yacht Club

Sussex Yacht Club

Our sub-contractors Ace Welding have now completed the upper floor and roof steelwork and the skeleton is looking great against that unusually blue sky! The scaffolding is also up for the installation of the Metsec walling and brickwork. All going well and on schedule despite the best efforts of the weather! read more »

New Boarding House, Hurstpierpoint College

New Boarding House, Hurstpierpoint College

We have now been formally appointed for this exciting project, and works will be underway early next month. We are collaborating with Streif UK Ltd to provide off-site construction of the frame, internal walls, upper floors and roof, and this will significantly reduce the time required to create a watertight structure. The finished building will provide 2,000SqM of accommodation for study/bedrooms, dormitories, common rooms, WCs showers and bathrooms,... read more »

Petersgate Infant School, Clanfield

Petersgate Infant School, Clanfield

The completed new block at Petersgate Infant School provides 3 new classrooms, WCs and storage areas and will raise pupil capacity to 270. Petersgate Infant School, Clanfield read more »