Sector: Defence

L1 & L3 Galley RNAS Culdrose

Project Description

RNAS Culdrose is the Royal Naval airbase at Helston on the Lizard peninsula in Cornwall

Culdrose is home to the Merlin and Sea King helicopter fleet

The project provide a £5m refurbishment of the existing commercial kitchens for the junior and senior ratings

SDS supported Mitie, under their contract with Debut, for the design of the mechanical and electrical services

£5m refurbishment providing state-of-theart galley kitchens for the junior and senior ratings at RNAS Culdrose

Project Involvement

Undertook a survey of the existing galley, services and assess utility provision for new systems

The provision of the detailed electrical, lighting and mechanical designs

Co-ordination and engagement with the specialist kitchen equipment supplier to meet their services requirements

Services including design of lighting, emergency, lighting, small power, fire alarm IT, mains distribution, generator changeover and mechanical controls

Project Benefits

Provision of suitable service connections for the new catering equipment

Engaging in value engineering process, highlighting risk and benefits of the design options

Working collaboratively with the contractor to achieve the design brief within the budget