Leeds Primary Schools Projects

Combined Ventilation and Roofing Works

Allerton COE

Leeds City Council
Main Contractor:  CHC Group Ltd
Completion: 28th August 2015

CHC Group Ltd were been appointed, by Leeds City Council, as the lead contractors, to complete Kitchen Ventilation Works at 5 local Primary Schools; Allerton Church of England, Bardsey Primary, Braham Primary, Beechwood Primary and Ireland Wood Primary School, all of which are fully operational schools. 

CHC were responsible for the reconnection and commissioning of each piece of cooking equipment to the relevant service i.e. gas, water and electric, including providing certification for same.

The scope of works include:
  • Removal of existing canopies.
  • Modification to wash up area ventilation.
  • Provision of new cooking canopy, fans and ductwork.
  • Provision of new tempered air input system.
  • Provision of a gas/ventilation interlock system.
  • Provision of new LTHW circulation pumps and pipework for new air input system.
  • Wiring from ventilation control panel to new equipment
  • Power and control wiring to new ventilation control panel
  • Modification to existing boiler house control panel and wiring to new pump sets - when pumped systems are employed.
  • All associated builders work.
  • Provision of ‘as installed’ drawings, operating and maintenance manual and user instruction/demonstration of plant.
  • Commissioning, testing and making operational.
  • New ceilings to kitchen area.
  • Provision of steel supports and big foot system where equipment is mounted on the roof.

These works had a strict deadline date, therefore a tight programme of works was implemented to ensure full completion and within budget.