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Cost analysis

PROVIDED BY MONK DUNSTONE ASSOCIATES

SUBSTRUCTURE

FOUNDATIONS/SLABS £61.13/m2

Reinforced in-situ concrete column bases and strip foundations to shear walls. Reinforced in-situ concrete suspended ground-floor slab

SUPERSTRUCTURE

FRAME £53.28/m2

Reinforced in-situ concrete columns and spine walls. Reinforced in-situ concrete edge beam at roof level

UPPER FLOORS £41.06/m2

Reinforced in-situ concrete flat slabs to first, second and roof plant areas

ROOF £53.09/m2

Monopitch structural steelwork frame to main curved roof supporting aluminium standing seam insulated curved roof decking and guttering. Reinforced concrete flat roof to plant areas

STAIRCASES £12.72/m2

Reinforced in-situ concrete stairs with half landings, metal balustrades and handrails with paint finish

EXTERNAL WALLS £75.62/m2

External wall construction of loadbearing metal studs spanning between concrete floors, finished externally with plywood sheeting boards, semi- rigid insulation and polymer-modified render with an applied decorative finish. Insulation between loadbearing studs and internal lining of non- loadbearing metal studs faced with plasterboard and skim coat plaster

WINDOWS £53.83/m2

Aluminium polyester powder coated windows double-glazed with central pivots. Structural glazed walling system with glazed main entrance doors to central staircase and lift lobby area

INTERNAL WALLS AND PARTITIONS £27.52/m2

Metal stud construction with two layers of plasterboard each side and acoustic insulation

INTERNAL DOORS £23.49/m2

Solid cored in softwood frames with paint finish, aluminium ironmongery with stainless-steel butts. Fire-rated internal glazed screens

INTERNAL FINISHES

WALL FINISHES £11.56/m2

Wall finishes generally emulsion-painted plaster or skim coat. Limited areas of ceramic tiling to wcs, kitchens etc

FLOOR FINISHES £14.61/m2

Cement and sand screed finish to all areas. wc/ kitchen/cleaners' areas vinyl finish. Carpet floor finish generally; excluded from contract

CEILING FINISHES £7.95/m2

Exposed concrete soffits decorated with emulsion paint to ground and first floors. Suspended painted plasterboard finished with plaster skim coat and emulsion paint to second floor. Suspended ceiling to corridors and wcs

SERVICES

SANITARY APPLIANCES £2.28/m2

wcs, urinals and wash-hand basins in wcs in robust white glazed ware

DISPOSAL INSTALLATIONS £1.22/m2

pvc above ground soil, vent and rainwater installations

WATER INSTALLATIONS £5.25/m2

Hot and cold water services in copper pipework. Dry riser installation

SPACE HEATING/AIR TREATMENT £47.59/m2

Boiler plant, low-temperature hot-water radiator heating installation, mechanical ventilation to wcs and kitchen. dx cooling units to research students' and it labs

ELECTRICAL SERVICES £79.57/m2

lv distribution, lighting, luminaires, emergency lighting and small power. Lighting generally ceiling-mounted fluorescents but with wall-mounted fittings in corridors

LIFT AND CONVEYOR INSTALLATIONS £6.56/m2

One 13-person hydraulic passenger lift

PROTECTIVE INSTALLATIONS £9.66/m2

Security, fire alarm and lightning protection

COMMUNICATION INSTALLATIONS £1.73/m2

Wireways for telephone and data installations

BUILDER'S WORK IN CONNECTION £8.43/m2

PRELIMINARIES, INSURANCE, DESIGN FEES

PRELIMINARIES, OVERHEADS AND PROFIT £77.69/m2

DESIGN FEES £67.84/m2

EXTERNAL WORKS

LANDSCAPING, ANCILLARY BUILDINGS £40.88/m2

Drainage, storm-water retention tank, 30 car-parking spaces, hard and soft landscaping around building. New electrical transformer with brick housing. New water and gas connections to adjacent existing mains

Cost summary

Cost per m2 Per cent

(£) of total

SUBSTRUCTURE 61.13 8.22

SUPERSTRUCTURE

Frame 53.28 7.16

Upper floors 41.06 5.52

Roof 53.09 7.14

Staircases 12.72 1.71

External walls 75.62 10.17

Windows 53.83 7.24Internal walls and partitions 27.52 3.70

Internal doors 23.49 3.16

Group element total 340.61 45.80

INTERNAL FINISHES

Wall finishes 11.56 1.55

Floor finishes 14.61 1.97

Ceiling finishes 7.95 1.07

Group element total 34.12 4.59

SERVICES

Sanitary appliances 2.28 0.31

Disposal installations 1.22 0.16

Water installations 5.25 0.71

Space heating/air treatment 47.59 6.40

Electrical services 79.57 10.70

Lift & conveyor installations 6.56 0.88

Protective installations 9.66 1.30

Communications installations 1.73 0.23

Builder's work in connection 8.43 1.13

Group element total 162.29 21.82

PRELIMINARIES & INSURANCE 145.53 19.57

Total 743.68 100.00

CREDITS

CLIENT

Loughborough University

ARCHITECT

Ahrends Burton & Koralek: Peter Ahrends, Anthony Brown, Sarah Busby, Rupert Cook, David Cruse, Aaron Fletcher, Clive Gray, Mick Haley, Vuokko Loksy, Manendra Patel

QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Monk Dunstone Associates

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Ove Arup & Partners

SERVICES ENGINEER

Ove Arup & Partners

CONTRACTOR

Hall & Tawse

LANDSCAPE

Landesign

CONTRACT TYPE jct 81 with contractor's design

START DATE 28 October 1996

COMPLETION DATE 30 January 1998

FLOOR AREA 4010m2

SUBCONTRACTORS AND SUPPLIERS

external dry wall system/ insulation/render Connaught Group, windows/glazed screens Bonam & Berry, concrete Structural Concrete Contractors, Kalzip roofing Kelsey Roofing, metalwork/ balustrades Gabriel, ironmongery City Hardware

lift Morris Vermaport, m&e Derry Building Services, wc cubicles CLS Fabrications, tiling HR Johnson, sanitary appliances Armitage, mastic asphalt roofing Nottingham Rock Asphalt, kitchen sinks Carron Phoenix, disabled wcs Twyfords Bathrooms, lighting Marlin; Concord; Thorn Lighting, jsb Menvier, floor finishes Firth Everywear II; Martred Warlord Delta Plus; Heckondwike Dreadnought; James Halstead Polyflor

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