Palmerston SEN School, Liverpool

HE Simm were commissioned to deliver Full Design & Build MEP Works to a new build SEN School in the heart of Liverpool.

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The Project

Client – Liverpool School Investment Programme

Value- £1.3m

Contractor– Kier

Consultant– Clancy Consulting

HE Simm were commissioned to deliver Full Design & Build MEP Works to a new build SEN School in the heart of Liverpool.

Palmerston is an outstanding school that provides high quality education for pupils aged 11-19 who have severe or profound learning difficulties.

Construction of a new single storey building to accommodate pupils aged 11-19 including a sports and dining hall plus a new hydrotherapy and splash pool together with sensory learning spaces.

This scheme formed part of the Mayor’s Liverpool School Investment Programme, which has seen £169 million invested on 17 new and refurbished schools right across the city.

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Key Features

– 2No apprentices employed through duration of project

– 90% of workforce & supply chain from local area

– Provided 4,000m2 new build SEN education space including a spa pool,  sensory room and soft space for the children

– Reduced the programme by 4 weeks through early commissioning stages

– Handed the project over on time and defect free

– Zero reportable accidents

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