23 Aug Porters Workshops
LOCATION Arthur Porter Drive, Hamilton • PRINCIPAL Porter Group • PROJECT DATES September 2016 – December 2016
Manufacture and Delivery of 191 Precast Concrete Wall Panels for the construction of Workshops and Office Buildings at the new 22ha. Porter Development in Hamilton. A total of 3275m² of concrete was required for the precast wall panels. The 8,000m² building forms the new Global Headquarters for Porter Group.
Programme: The panels were all cast and supplied as per the construction timeline and the contract was completed at the tendered price.
Quality: All 191 panels were manufactured as per Engineers design and quality assurance was completed. No remedial work was required. PS3 was provided on completion.
Safety: Supply of the panels required 3,400 man hours and was completed without incident.
Delivery: CSL delivered all precast panels to site, on schedule and without incident.
Administration: All aspects of the contract’s management requirements were met.
Co-operative team approach: CSL maintained good rapport with the main contractor and associated subcontractors. Good communication ensured the production, including daily factory pre-pour engineer inspections, and panel delivery was efficient and ran smoothly for all involved.