Leadbitter and Vinci want subbies for Swansea uni job

Grant Prior 10 years ago

Subcontractors across Wales are invited to a series of Meet the Buyer events to win work packages on Swansea University’s new £150m science and innovation campus.

Developer St Modwen is behind the scheme to construct 430,000 sq ft of academic buildings and 900 student apartments.

Vinci and Leadbitter are main contractors on the job and they are now looking for trade contractors specialising in:

Piling Fencing
Scaffolding Aluminium Windows & Curtain Walling
Groundworks Site Cabins
Bricklaying Single Ply Membrane Roofing
Steelworks Metal Classing and Louvers
Temporary Services Connections Section 278 Roadworks
Cleaning M&E – 2 Buildings
Prefabricated Bathroom Pods Precast Concrete Stair
Foul Pumping Chambers and Foul Rising Mains


The first event will take place on March 5th and 6th at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea.

To register for the event, email enquiries@swanseabayfutures.co.uk, by Monday February 25 stating which day you want to attend and giving your name, company, contact details and trade area of interest.

Alternatively call the Business Development Team on 01639 686835 or click here

Further Meet the Buyer events will be held for other packages as the procurement opportunities become available. An outline timetable for this is as follows.
Late April 2013:

Lifts Precast Concrete Floors
Sea Revetment Works Student Accommodation – Kitchen Furniture
In-situ Concrete Flooring Student Accommodation – Bedroom Furniture
Carpentry Reconstituted Stone Cladding

With main subcontractors also likely to be looking for:

  • Bricklaying
  • Aluminium Windows and Curtain Walling

July 2013:

Raised Access Floors Integrated Plumbing Systems (IPS) & Sanitary Ware
Ceramic Tiling Floor Coverings
Paving Fire Stopping
Blinds Decorating
Soft Landscaping

With main subcontractors also likely to be looking for:

  • Bricklayers
  • Groundworks
  • Academic M&E
  • Student Accommodation M&E


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