Bolton Community College was granted the go ahead for a £70m campus redevelopment from the Learning Skills Council last year to provide new state-of-the-art buildings for 2010 and gas safety specialists S&S Northern has secured the contract to provide fundamental gas safety systems for the new build.
Due to be finished in September 2010, the new 20, 201 sq. metre site, which will sit alongside Bolton Sixth Form College at the heart of the towns £300m Innovation Zone, will feature a new training restaurant and catering facilities for the colleges budding cookery students. To enhance safety in the new building, S&S Northern were drafted in to supply 2000GD systems which monitors gas flow in kitchens and 1000GD in the school laboratories which can detect gas leaks or open appliances.
Carl Hosker, Director of Estates at Bolton Community College, commented, We are currently undergoing a £70 million new campus redevelopment and its imperative that we have rigorous safety protection in place for both students and staff. S&S Northern supplied the systems quickly and efficiently which enables us to continue with the new build.
Steve McMahon, Director at S&S Northern explains, We have extensive experience in the Education sector and its great to work on such an iconic project, which strengthens our portfolio in the industry.
S&S Northern has recently completed work for the Urbis Centre, Manchester and has previously supplied gas safety systems to ITVs Hells Kitchen.