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07/04/2022

South Lambeth construction update

• The bricklayers will now concentrate their work on constructing the garden walls on the Dorset Road elevation.

• The scaffold strike on the west elevation will continue and will be completed on Monday. The scaffolders will then be dismantling the loading bays on the south elevation.

• All second-floor plots have been plastered and mist coated. The dryliners will continue closing up plots on the fourth and fifth floors. Plastering plots will continue on the fourth and fifth floors. Work will also begin on plastering stair core B.

• The electricians will continue first fixing the fourth-floor maisonettes. They will also continue to second fixing and testing on the ground and first floors. They will continue the second fixing on the second and third floors. Communal wiring will continue through the risers.

• The plumbers will continue first fixing on the fourth and fifth floors. The plumbers will also continue second fixing on the second and third floors, fitting radiators etc. Pre-plumbs will continue before fitting kitchens and installing baths on the first floor.

• The carpenters will continue the second fixing on the second and third floors. This involves installing skirtings, stair banisters, kitchens, and hanging doors. All front entrance doors have been installed. They will begin second fixing on the fourth and fifth floors once mist coated.

• The roof parapet cappings will continue on the fourth floor.

• There will be deliveries for electricians, plumbers, carpenters, dryliners, and bricklayers. Skip exchanges are scheduled for Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

• The tiler will continue tiling bathrooms and kitchens and grouting.

• Saturday working will continue until further notice.

• We will have a forklift on site from Friday 1st April for two weeks.

From Monday 11th April Virgin will be lowering two number ducts from inside our site up to the Wimbourne House car park entrance. The works will last approximately three days. Please see attached markup.

Picture 1 – Shows an example of a tiled kitchen on the second floor

Picture 2 – Shows an electrical first fix in progress