SIX NATIONS POLYTECHNIC – RENOVATION
Date : May, 2017
411 ELGIN STREET, BRANTFORD, ON
Lanca Contracting Limited was awarded, through the open tender process, the Six Nations Polytechnic Renovation Project under a Stipulated Lump Sum Contract.
Six Nations Polytechnic is a post-secondary education and training facility recognized for their Indigenous knowledge, with a Brantford campus. A unique educational facility where students acquire an education in their preferred field while also learning their culture and history.
The general tone for the renovation was to upgrade existing areas to perform better for the schools every growing need. The renovation work was located throughout the facility at ten separate locations, creating new operational spaces including several classrooms, a research lab, a community room, admission and staff rooms, washrooms and kitchen. In concurrence with the renovation, items have been brought to current barrier free standards.
Strategic removals included for electrical, walls, ceilings, doors, millwork, plumbing fixtures, heating fixtures, wall and floor coverings. Renovation construction created new space by filling in of door openings and opening up existing spaces.
With budget kept in mind, existing ceilings were finished up with new ceiling tiles, floors were stripped and cleaned to accept new epoxy and base. Walls freshened up with new paint, and new counters and cabinets were installed as required throughout the renovated space. In addition, as the new spaces were created, modifications were completed as required to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning system as well as lighting, including new energy saving light fixtures.