Kier/Graham JV wins £17m Bassingbourn Barracks job

Aaron Morby 9 months ago
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The Defence Infrastructure Organisation has awarded a contract worth £17m to Kier Graham Defence joint venture to ready Bassingbourn Barracks for the relocation of the British Army’s Mission Training and Mobilisation Centre.

The MTMC delivers crucial pre-deployment training for 12,500 personnel every year and has recently trained a battlegroup heading out to Afghanistan on Operation Toral.

The project includes the refurbishment of some of the existing buildings at Bassingbourn Barracks, including accommodation blocks, social facilities, offices, classrooms and training areas.

The existing medical and dental centres will also be refurbished together with the construction of two new training facilities.

The works are part of Project Hercules and follows on from the first phase of work to bring the barracks back into use by the British Army.

Mark Dady, Managing Director of Kier Regional Building Eastern, said work would start this month and complete in summer 2021.

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