Industrial Sector Projects

New Industrial Warehouse Unit, Aquarius Centre, Gloucester

New Industrial Warehouse Unit, Aquarius Centre, Gloucester
Project Ref: C296

Description: The Aquarius Centre is a modern development of industrial/warehouse units. The project is new construction of steel frame building by Barnwood as main contractor. Oakbourne works are pile cap reduction and preparation works for concrete slabs in unit K.

Dates: Commenced January 2016, Completed March 2016

Main Contractor: Barnwood Construction

Subcontract Value: £20,000

New Industrial Warehouse Units, Shipston Business Village, Warwickshire

Project Ref: C291

Description: Groundworks for a new build of industrial warehouse units being constructed in Shipston-on-Stour.

Dates: Commenced October 2015, Completed March 2016

Main Contractor: Key Projects

Subcontract Value: £50,000

Building K Renishaw Factory, Wotton under Edge, Gloucestershire

Building K Renishaw Factory, Wotton under Edge
Project Ref: C276

Description: Assisting Barnwood’s own groundworkers completing the external works to new office and production facility.

Dates: Commenced December 2013, Completion April 2014

Main Contractor: Barnwood Construction

Subcontract Value: £80,000

New Car Park, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell, Oxfordshire

Project Ref: C235

Description: New Car park for staff at research centre

Dates: Commenced May 2010, Completion June 2010

Main Contractor: Kier Facilities

Subcontract Value: £32,000

Highway Repairs, Filton, Bristol

Project Ref: C217

Description: Repairs to existing estate roads in existing industrial estate in preparation for adoption by local authority.

Dates: Commenced December 2008, Completion December 2008

Main Contractor: Terramond Developments

Subcontract Value: £28,000

Vodafone Headquarters Repairing Flood Damage and Installing Flood Defences, Newbury, Berkshire

Project Ref: C214

Description: Carrying out flood defence work   

Dates: Commenced July 2008, Completion February 2009

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract Value: £48,000

Vodafone Headquarters new single and multi-storey carparks, Newbury, Berkshire

Project Ref: C201

Description: Construction of new additional parking facilities at Vodafone’s corporate headquarters, mixture of single storey and multi-storey parking areas.

Dates: Commenced January 2008, Completion February 2009

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract Value: £250,000

Vodafone Canal House, Newbury, Berkshire

Project Ref: C198

Description: Additional incoming services and upgrade of existing facilities to server centre, all hand excavation.

Dates: Commenced November 2007, Completion

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract value: £20,000

Rolls-Royce, Filton, Bristol

Rolls-Royce, Filton
Project Ref: C195

Description: Construction of large new common services building providing training and catering facilities. Construction of foundations to industrial vent stacks to main factory. Construction of new main entrance road, security lodge and merlin landscaping feature.

Dates: Commenced July 2007, Completion September 2008

Main Contractor: ISG Pearce

Subcontract value: £175,000

New Bus Depot, Swindon

Bus Depot, Swindon
Project Ref: C159

Description: Construction of new bus depot with workshops and large areas of concrete hardstandings.

Dates:  Commenced December 2004, Completion August 2005

Main Contractor: Leadbitter Construction

Subcontract value: £480,000

Building R79, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell, Oxfordshire

Project Ref: C142

Description: Fast track design and build project constructing offices and workshops for the Diamond particle accelerator project.

Dates: Commenced May 2003

Main Contractor: Leadbitter Construction

Subcontract Value: £198,000

Stewart Milne Timber Frame Factory, Curbridge Park, Witney, Oxfordshire

C119 Stewart Milne Timber Frame Factory, Curbridge Park
Project Ref: C119

Description: Construction of state of the art factory to produce timber frames for housing including a very large area of external works.

Dates: Commenced June 2001

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

Cobden Centre, Didcot, Oxfordshire

C112-COBDEN-CENTRE
Project Ref: C112

Description: Construction of a new warehouse units and external works.

Dates: Commenced October 2000

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

Subcontract Value: £59,000

Sprinkler Tanks, Woolworths Headquarters, Swindon, Wiltshire

Project Ref: C101

Description: Construction of reinforced concrete bases and infrastructure for large water storage tanks.

Dates: Commenced September 1999

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

Subcontract Value: £35,000

Scania Workshops, Swindon, Wiltshire

Scania Workshops, Swindon, photo courtesy of Kier
Project Ref: C100

Description: New offices and workshops for truck servicing and repairs including large area of concrete hardstandings.

Dates: Commenced October 1999

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract Value: £209,000

New Entrance, Roads and Parking Woolworths Distribution Depot, Swindon, Wiltshire

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Project Ref: C086

Description: New entrance, security building, roads and car parks to existing Woolworths distribution depot and offices.

Dates: Commenced May 1998

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

Subcontract Value: £230,000

Dyson Factory, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

Dyson Factory, Malmesbury, photo courtesy of Kier
Project Ref: C069

Description: This was the first of eight phases constructing new offices, research & development and manufacturing facilities at the Dyson headquarters.

Dates: Commenced August 1997, Completion September 1998

Main Contractor: Kier Western

Subcontract Value: £964,000

Bosch Rexroth Ltd Factory, South Cerney, Wiltshire

Bosch Rexroth Ltd Factory, Swindon photo courtesy of Kier
Project Ref: C065

Description: Construction of new factory manufacturing hydraulic products.

Dates: Commenced March 1996

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract Value: £67,000

Dyson Factory Footpaths, Malmesbury, Wiltshire

Project Ref: C059

Description: Construction of footpaths to existing starter unit for new tenant James Dyson

Dates: Commenced July 1995

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

Subcontract Value: £3,853

Callenders Industrial Estate, Swindon, Wiltshire

Callenders Industrial Estate, Churchward Park, Swindon
Project Ref: C051

Description: New large Industrial Estate and external works, this was finished with zero defects.

Dates: Commenced January 1995

Main Contractor: Tarmac Construction

Subcontract Value: £184,000

Pronet Unit Charnham Park, Charnham Park, Hungerford, Berkshire

Project Ref: C048

Description: Construction of new industrial units and offices. This site had some of the most challenging ground conditions we have encountered. The ground make up was of peat with bands of flint stones with a high water table that free drained through the flint. Long runs of deep drainage were constructed through this.

Dates: Commenced August 1994, Completion March 1995

Main Contractor: Moss Construction

Subcontract Value: £60,000

Iceland Distribution Depot, Swindon, Wiltshire

External Works - Iceland Distribution Depot, Swindon
Project Ref: C038

Description: External works to a very large distribution depot including large areas of concrete hardstanding.

Dates: Commenced September 1993, Completion July 1994

Main Contractor: Tarmac Construction

Subcontract Value: £290,000

Fleet Business Park, Fleet, Hampshire

Project Ref: C033

Description: Construction of new industrial units and external works, an oil pipe line ran through this site.

Dates: Commenced June 1993, Completion November 1993

Main Contractor: Balast Wiltshire

Subcontract Value: £34,269

Viridis Research and Development Centre, Windmill Hill Business Park, Swindon, Wiltshire

Viridis Research and Development Centre, Swindon
Project Ref: C018

Description: Construction of large high specification offices and laboratories together with external works including a road, two lakes, a bridge and car parks.

Dates: Commenced May 1992

Main Contractor: Tarmac Construction

British Rail Signal Box, Swindon, Wiltshire

British Rail Signal Box, Swindon
Project Ref: C014

Description: Construction of new high tech control centre for Network Rail with external works.

Dates: Commenced March 1992

Main Contractor: Tarmac construction

Intel, Swindon, Wiltshire

Project Ref: Z026

Main Contractor: Ernest Ireland Construction

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We have undertaken many other projects since Oakbourne was established in 1981, please contact us for further information and we'll pleased to provide details of other work that we have carried out and to discuss any specific areas of interest and requirements that you may have.

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