Herefordshire Council needed a principal contractor to carry out distribution board replacements across multiple locations; the Acronbury Centre, Muchbirch Primary School, and Withington Primary School.
C M Ward Limited were contracted to complete the project, worth over £40,000.
Attentive liason was required between our team and group of multi-faceted stakeholders: 3 School Caretakers, Head Teachers, On-Site Clubs, and the Council Management Team.
Issues & Key Risks
There were some issues and risks that arose during the project, but were well-managed by our expert team.
Delayed procurement award shortened time to mobilise, plan, and deliver
A challenging three week programme, as we were restricted by the Easter holidays
Unforeseen pre-existing remedial works – efficiently priced and rectified with no added time to programme
Access, safety, & disruption – well managed by assigning clear roles and single-point responsibilities within the team
Compliant & Safe School
We enabled a school to open on time and within budget
The stakeholders were highly satisfied with our performance and the project outcome
100% of our suppliers were paid within 30 days
Safe Working Environment
There were no incidents or accidents reported during the project
Supporting Local SMEs
75% of the spend went to local Herefordshire SMEs
Employing Local Talent
Two Electricians from Herefordshire were hired for the project