NUSSLI was appointed by Wates Construction in Summer 2021 after a competitive two stage procurement to appoint a specialist subcontractor with experiencing in delivering design and build overlay with complex MEP requirements.
The scope of NUSSLI’s work was the design, engineering, installation, testing & commissioning, maintenance and removal of a fully fitted out, climate controlled 60 m x 25 m x 8 m demountable building, steel temporary 50 m training pool and associated pool plant equipment, link building, four temporary staircases and 4000 premium spectator seats within the legacy building.
Danilo Della Ca, COO Event Structures for NUSSLI, said it was an honor to be part of this exciting major project:
“Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council and Wates Construction have created something really special for the community in the Sandwell Aquatics Centre. This really is a fantastic facility that is capable of playing host to major sporting events, and we are delighted to have been able to expand and enhance these facilities. We have a long track record in delivering design-build schemes in the UK including for the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and are delighted that Wates Construction chose to partner with NUSSLI on this complicated, time-critical scope.”