Sir Charles Lucas Art College

Colchester, Essex

Gipping were appointed main contractors two weeks before the start of the summer holidays to transform the tired buildings at a comprehensive school into a fresh new welcome to students in the September term as an Academy.

The £250,000 project was completed on time and included refurbishment of reception areas, workrooms and toilet blocks as well as external decorations to the three storey blocks and extensive hard landscaping with sail canopies.

Value:  Approximately £250,000