Completed project

project details:

Project: DESC Classroom Extension

Location: Academic City, Dubai

Client: DESC

Sector: Education

Start Date: May 2016

Completion Date: October 2016


(DESC) Dubai English Speaking College (built in 2007), have awarded Al Tayer Stocks the contract to build a new G+2 Classroom Extension block adjacent to existing Sports Hall and Swimming Pool. This will provide 8 New Classrooms witn new Male, Female and Teacher Changing and Washroom facilities together with Staff, Medical and PE Rooms.

Substructure is of typical Raft Foundation and the Superstructure is Lightweight gauge steel frame with METSEC steel infill facade clad with MAgnesium board finished with EIFS painted Render System.

Internal finishes are Metal Stud partitioning, ceramic tile floors, painted walls and suspended ceilings. New Building Services (MEP) provided throughout and connected into the schools existing system.

Project Management and COst Consulting Services are provided by Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB).

project data:

3 Story Building

Lightweight Steel Frame Construction System

Total floor area 1700m2

8 Nr. Classrooms in Total

1 Nr. Lift

Gnd Floor - Staff Room, Nurses Room, Change facilities

1st Floor, 4 Nr. Classrooms and 3 Nr. Washrooms

2nd Floor, 4 Nr. Classrooms and 3 Nr. Washrooms