Cranmere Primary School, Esher, Surrey

Client: Galliford Try
Value: £2.5 million
Contract Period: 37 weeks
Completion: April 2016
Cranmere Primary School, Esher, Surrey
Cranmere Primary School, Esher, Surrey
Cranmere Primary School, Esher, Surrey
Cranmere Primary School, Esher, Surrey

Gallagher undertook the groundworks and externals contract for the redevelopment of Cranmere Primary School in Esher, Surrey.

The initial works comprised of early tree removal in the presence of an ecologist and the building of a new residents’ car park in the presence of an archaeologist prior to commencing the main works. Gallagher was appointed to undertake the groundworks package which included bulk excavation, pile mat and haul roads, foundations, drainage, services and external works.  There were some significant S278 works to be undertaken to the roads and footways approaching the new school. 

The contract included:

  • Enabling works
  • Tree & vegetation clearance
  • Cut & fill earthworks
  • Attenuation tank installation
  • FW & SW drainage
  • Foundations & RC ground bearing slabs
  • Installation of street furniture
  • Hard landscape paving
  • Tarmacadam surfacing works
  • MUGA pitch construction
  • S278 works

Following construction of the new school and the decanting of the staff and pupils, the old school is to be demolished including the removal of all asbestos and the area returned to green belt.

Head Office address:
Gallagher Group, Leitrim House, Little Preston
Aylesford, Kent ME20 7NS

Telephone: 01622 716543

Aggregates address:
Gallagher Aggregates Ltd., Hermitage Quarry
Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, Kent ME16 9NT

Telephone: 01622 726262