James Lighthill House

University College London

Project Name: UCL James Lighthill House Student Accommodation

Location: 3 Penton Rise, London WC1X 9EN

Value: £476k

Principal Consultants:

Project Duration: 11 weeks

The project:
We were awarded the 11 week summer works contract to refurbish the Lower Ground and fifth floors. The works include replacement floorings and kitchens, fire stopping, replacement doors, electrical works and redecoration throughout.

James Lighthill House provides accommodation for 189 students in flats of five, six or seven.

Situated adjacent to both residential and business properties, the building will remain fully functional throughout the summer works.

The scope of works includes the full refurbishment of 32 en-suite bedrooms situated across the lower ground and fifth floor.

The works will also include the refurbishment of corridors, lift lobbies and all areas within the main stairwell levels from lower ground to fifth floor.

The project was completed both on time and within budget.