ClientVictorian School Building Authority
LocationGreenhills Primary, Mine St, Greensborough
Project ManagerJames MacDonald
DatesNovember 2019 – May 2020
Principal ConsultantAOA Christopher Peck Architects
Delivery MethodFixed Lump Sum
Alchemy Construct safely delivered the Education Renovation works at Greenhills Primary School, starting with site infrastructure services upgrades of fire hydrant coverage to meet code and fibre optic lead-in cabling, maximising inground works and invasive Gym Ancillary building demolition works during the Christmas school break.
Construction of the new building accommodates a Practical area for food technology and science activities, inclusive of kitchen facilities, offices, toilets and extensive lobbies, providing modern finishes and a stimulating environment. The concealed roller doors provide flexibility of the spaces for multi-purpose use, with feature architecture cladding elements.
Various service upgrades to the existing gym included new sports lighting and mechanical controls to the basketball stadium, with acoustic baffles and finishes that were resolved in consultation with the architect.
Final landscape works included substantial ramps to address the graded site, an extended deck to facilitate a stage venue for school concerts, outdoor performances and gatherings, as well as upgraded artificial turf to the outdoor multi-purpose sports fields and courts.