Science Technology Engineering and Maths Building (STEM)

This project involved the construction of a new 4,200 sq metre extension to the STEM building for University of Derby.

The specific elements of the mechanical and electrical services for this project included:

• Modifications to the existing LV panels to enable the addition of the new building feeds completed around a live University campus with ‘out of hours shut downs’
• Modification to the existing back up generator
• Full black building testing
• Modifications to the existing heating district heating systems in order to pick up feeds for the new building
• Upgraded gas supply


Project Overview

• Client: University Of Derby
• Main Contractor: Willmott Dixon
• Client M&E Services Designer: Couchperrywilkes
• Design and Build M&E Contractor – TClarke
• Project Duration: 32 Weeks M&E installation
• Project Value: £11m
• M&E Package Value: £3m

Aura’s Role

Aura Technical Services were employed by Willmott Dixon to manage their Mechanical and Electrical contractor TClarke. We were employed from the pre-construction stage through to the commissioning and client training stage.

Detailed responsibilities included:
• Coordination and management of the extensive out of hours works
• Production of the Building User Guides
• Production of the End User Guide
• Production of the Building Log Book
• Management of the detailed testing and commissioning procedures
• Coordination and management of the security integration with the existing site wide systems
• Coordination and management of the upgraded gas infrastructure

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