13 February 2013
Mombasa is virtually on the equator and being next to the sea is generally very hot and humid. The design brief was to create a building that would be cool and airy without the use of air conditioning which could be difficult to get services and prone to theft problems.
The unit is well insulated and as much natural ventilation as possible has been included with an additional electric wall fan provided for the canteen area. The unit has been painted with a 3 Part Epoxy Paint System to withstand the salt air on both its journey from Middlesbrough to Kenya and from the sea air in its new home.
Cleveland Sitesafe also had the responsibility for the safe shipping, delivery from port to site and crane off-loading into place. We were at times a little concerned that it would arrive safely to its destination, but as you can see from the picture all went well.
The addition of the two new buildings has significantly improved the grounds operation area allowing us to fully to comply with our health and safety obligations. As well as meeting the legal side the buildings offer first class garage accommodation to high value kit which would otherwise deteriorate quickly sitting outside.
Alan Ferguson Head of Grounds & Estates, National Football Centre.
We have had many Sitesafe products over a number of years. We find Sitesafe helpful with the initial design through to installation and their products have proved to be robust.
K. Chant, Bristol City Council
Cleveland Sitesafe have provided Fairburn Ings Nature Reserve with three anti-vandal steel hides built to our specification, they have proved to be very successful and stood up to attempted vandalism with little damage, they are also cheaper than similar sized wooden structures and a lot easier to keep clean and maintain.
Steve Wadsworth Senior Warden Aire Valley Reserves
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Westbrook Hay School Hemel Hempstead
Since we opened the new visitor centre at Potteric Carr we have seen a significant increase in visitor numbers, people are amazed to hear the story of how the building was constructed and also our staff and volunteers love their new working environment. Working with Joe and his colleagues was a real pleasure and through practical and realistic discussions around project design and procurement, we were able to meet both our budget and open on time.
Andrew Dalton, Potteric Carr Programme Manager, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust
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