Oceanview College

Refurbishment of multiple existing buildings to provide new learning areas and offices, as well as the construction of a new performing arts theatre.

Scope

Oceanview College Project involved the construction of a new performing arts theatre, along with the refurbishment of multiple existing buildings on the school ground which provided:

  • 2 off Art Laboratories
  • Art Teacher preparation area
  • multiple group and single learning areas
  • new amenities
  • a stage and tiered seating
  • offices, kitchenette and instrument storage

Works included:

  • Demolition of existing building
  • Internal demolition of existing structures
  • Underfloor services
  • New foundations
  • Structural Steelwork
  • Roofing & Cladding
  • Plasterboard walls and ceilings
  • Aluminium Windows
  • Construction of control room for theatre

Challenges

  1. Long lead times with specified overseas materials due to Covid-19.
  2. Reducing overall program impacts due to latent conditions identified during the refurbishment component of the works.
  3. Connection details for external cladding and feature panelling works required detailing and modelling to ensure fit