Basil Read’s Buildings division has been awarded a R109 million project in the Western Cape by the Department of Transport and Public Works, Provincial Government of the Western Cape.
The project includes Kensington Secondary, Heideveld Primary and Portia Primary Schools. The basic scope work entails the demolition of the existing permanent structures in stages at each school and the subsequent completion of each associated site works at each of the schools.
The objective is to replace the three existing schools with new school facilities. Occupation of the buildings is anticipated in twelve months time.
Basil Read Chief Executive Officer, Marius Heyns said, “It is rewarding for Basil Read Buildings division to be associated with a project that will ultimately add fundamental and educational value for some of South Africa’s future adults.”