JBE have successfully completed the design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of the Mechanical and Electrical services within Lake Farm Park Academy which opened in September 2014 catering for 630 pupils.
The Mechanical Services included Ground Source Heat Pumps, LTHW Heating, Underfloor Heating, Air Conditioning, Mechanical Ventilation, Natural Ventilation, Domestic Hot and Cold Water, Rainwater Harvesting, Foul Drainage, Automatic Controls and Wiring, Sprinklers, Natural Gas and Sanitary Ware.
Electrical services included LV Distribution and Switchgear, Small Power, Internal Lighting, Emergency Lighting, External Lighting, Lighting Controls, CCTV, Intruder Alarm, Access Control, Disabled Alarm Systems, Public Address, Data, Induction Loops, Lightning Protection, Photovoltaics, Earthing and Bonding.
This was a Design and Build job and the importance was to focus heavily on incorporating renewables. This was achieved by implementing Solar PV, Natural Ventilation, Rainwater Harvesting and Ground Source Heat Pumps within our design.
As part of our contract we engaged in both 12months Seasonal Commissioning and Planned Preventative Maintenance following practical completion.
This building achieved its target of BREEAM Very Good.