North West Ambulance Service

W Monks constructed a new car 60 space car park on the North West Ambulance Service Broughton Site. A SUDS system was used due to lack of any drainage connections on site. the car park was programmed over 8 weeks and completed on time and under budget.               The scheme was required due to lack of parking space on a busy site. As part of the scheme Floodlights and CCTV were also...

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Clitheroe Royal Grammar School – York Street Library

This scheme was the modernisation and improvement of the Library facility at the Clitheroe Royal Grammar School 6th Form which was originally built in 1912. Works involved careful removal and preservation of now redundant benching, wall panelling, and other historical fittings, formation of a new insulated floor, heating upgrades, electrical works, ventilation, and fit-out of book cases and benching for student use. Prior to the main works commencing we had erected a full scaffold internally and refinished the old plastered ceiling with minimum disruption to the school service. A...

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North West Ambulance Services – Head Quarters Broughton – Extension (2017)

An involved project on a busy site which provides telephone assistance, fleet support, and estates management for the North West Ambulance Service. Works involved minor demolition of redundant work areas, relocation of an existing demountable building, alterations to utilities, the strip and recladding of the existing workshop building and internal alterations to form new staff areas. A single storey extension was constructed with piled foundations and suspended beam and block floor, cavity masonry construction and steel cladding at high level and over the roof to house storage areas for...

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Ribbleton Avenue Infants School, Preston

W Monks carried out a refurbishment project at this school during the summer holidays in 2013. The project involved the refurbishment of 4 toilet areas including forming a specialist nursing room and the refurbishment of the main school corridor. The electrical installation was carried out by our own NICEIC approved electrician. The works had to completed during the summer holidays to be ready for the school to occupy for the Autumn term. W Monks carried out this project with Lancashire County Council. We managed the works onsite with most of the works being carried out by our own directly...

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Basnett Street Nursery School, Burnley

W Monks were contracted by Lancashire County Council to carry out external upgrades to this nursery school in Burnley. The project included cladding sections of the existing building in Marley Cedral Weatherboards, installing new a new entrance canopy and secure doorset, and redecorating an elevation of the building. The project was completed on budget and to the clients satisfaction.                 The exisiting building was originally finished in a pebble dashed render, this was looking dated and the school wanted a cleaner look on the front...

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St Augustine’s of Canterbury Primary School, Burnley

W Monks (Longridge) Limited carried out a classroom extension for Bennett and Brown Architects at this school. The extension was built at first storey level with the existing ground floor external walls being built upon. The room below was kept operational during the build. The fit out of the room included a large teaching wall manufactured in our joinery workshop. The project was completed on time and on budget to the schools satisfaction                   Our manufacturing workshop can produce bespoke items of furniture, including doors and...

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