South East Essex College Luker Rd

Client: SouthEast Essex College
Value: £1.1m
Contract Period: 9 Weeks
Form of Contract: JCT D&B (2 Stage)
Architect: Gibberd
QuantitySurveyor: ECHarris
Services Engineer: MEDesign


Apex were awarded the contract to reconfigure the existing 1st, 2nd & 4th floors at the Luker Road College Building  in  Southend  on  Sea  in  order  to  provide cellular teaching spaces from open plan areas.

The project was procured under a 2 stage D&B route with Apex working very closely with the novated  design team for the 3 month design/procurement period in order that we could hit the ground running as soon as the students went on vacation at the end of June.

All of the works were successfully completed within a 9 week window opportunity.

Project Details:-

  • Cellularisation is sub of open plan areas to provide new teaching rooms complete with all new IT facilities.
  • Conversion of the 4th floor to provide new laboratories for science education.
  • New dining facilities were provided on the fist floor along with a new Library.