School building facilities

Over 20 years' experience providing cost effective building services to schools in the East Riding area.

Building Facilities is a part of the council's Infrastructure & Facilities department. With a skilled workforce qualifed in fields including Building Surveying, Electrical, Mechanical & Structural Engineering, and Cleaning & Caretaking.

Our services include advice on maintenance issues, building refurbishments, new build and extension work, building services compliance and a 400+ strong cleaning and caretaking team, all of which can be incorporated into a pay monthly contract via a Service Level Agreement (SLA).

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A professional team based in the East Riding that won't let you down

Four dedicated teams of Building Surveyors, each with their own area of expertise. Providing the service you require, when you need it.

Two client focused teams of Electrical, Mechanical and Structural Engineers are on hand to deal with you. Dedicated staff to suit maintenance, refurbishment and building services compliance are on hand.

A 400+ strong crew of staff engage in their designated tasks across the geographical county that is East Yorkshire, cleaning and maintaining assets. Getting their hands dirty so you don't have to.

Building Facilities SLA

We pride ourselves on the provision of a professional, value for money Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Our SLA service provides professional advice and support on a wide range of building and engineering related issues for a fixed annual cost.

This service includes all site visits, telephone and email support, and provides you with a prompt and friendly response to your queries.

The SLA can include Reactive Maintenance, Cyclical Maintenance, Asbestos Management and an Out of Hours Emergency Call Out Service.

With a take up by the large majority of schools and academies in the area, schools appreciate the level of skills and advice available through a simple telephone call or email.

Want to know more about our SLA?

If you're not already subscribed to the service and would like to discuss the benefits, send us a message or call Paul Kilvington on:

(01482) 395803

SLA Contact finder

If you currently subscribe to our SLA service, you can find contact details for your SLA management team by selecting your school below:

Our services

With the range of services we provide, you'll never be without professional guidance on all of your construction related problems.

Building surveyors

A dedicated and experienced team of surveyors, available at any time to discuss your specific needs from a simple repair to the complete refurbishment of your asset.

Mechanical engineering

Helping you to maintain your existing infrastructure and provide ideas for improvement in the ever changing energy environment.

Electrical engineering

Providing advice on how to keep your assets running at optimum levels, whilst advising on new innovative technologies

Structural engineering

Advice on any building issues you may have where you may have concerns with regards to structure. Cost effective solutions to remodelling work and new build schemes.

Accomodation services

Allowing you to take advantage of a 400+ strong team of staff in order to keep your asset in prime condition.

Building services compliance

Ensuring building services systems and installations are maintained and compliant through regular inspection and testing, via managed term service contracts.

No job too small...

Simply pick up the telephone, or drop us an email on the web portal and we will respond within 8 hours, with an Area Surveyor calling in to meet you and provide a solution to your problem.

...or too large

Our team has provided extensive advice on the refurbishment of numerous schools, along with commercial and industrial assets. We are also experienced in dealing with historic properties.

Our projects

A sample of some of our most recent projects highlighting the range of high quality and cost effective services we can provide.

Summer 2017: Provision of two new classrooms and cloakroom facilities

A 165 sq.m extension was completed within the 42 day summer holiday period and ready for occupation on the first day of the 2018 school year with minimal disruption to the staff and students.

Major Refurbishment of Roof, Glazing and External Concrete

The entire block of this secondary school underwent transformation as glazing was replaced, artstone concrete was repaired, and the existing roof structure was thermally upgraded and weatherproofed.

Summer 2018 Marshlands School, Goole

Three new classrooms were constructed ready for the growing school intake, and blend in to the rear of the existing school alongside the relocated play equipment.

Boothferry Primary School, Goole

A new entrance lobby and remodel of the staff offices has lifted the main school entrance and provided a secure entrance and covered waiting area.

Elloughton Primary School

A new library area and staffroom have been created at the rear of the existing school along with the remodelling of some poorly shaped areas with differing floor levels.

Wetwang Primary school

A new classroom and toilet facilities have been created sympathetically to blend into this rural site, and create an improved.

Acre Heads School, Anlaby

Following issues with planning and several false starts with previous schemes, a pair of new classrooms have been completed on this in demand site.

2017 Hutton Cranswick School

Two new classrooms and toilet facilities have replaced an end of life mobile class building, creating a modern environment and opening up the playground and playing fields.

2017 Mount Pleasant Market Weighton

A new Classroom was completed just in time for the new term, along with improvement works to the toilet facilities and heating system.

Working with us

We’re here to help you get the highest quality work at the best possible price.

Some of our staff have served the department for more than 20 years, and have developed an in depth knowledge of the East Riding’s schools, allowing them to bring a raft of knowledge to the table to help create the 'best fit' solution to your problem.

We're also happy to discuss work being undertaken with contractors of your choosing via a 'self help' call off, in order to provide the assurance that the works are being carried out in accordance with current legislation.

Our clients can trust us to deliver

  • LEA Schools
  • Acacdemies
  • PFI Schools
  • Humberside Fire and Rescue
  • Corporate asset
View schools currently on our SLA
"Building Facilities officers recently attended our site at very short notice to advise on a critical safety issue regarding access and egress to the school buildings. The issue was resolved the same day, with remedial work being carried out without any impact on the day to day running of the school."
Sarah Evans, Withernsea High School

Contact us

For a general enquiry, please contact Paul Kilvington or send us a message. Current SLA customers can contact their management teams directly using our SLA contact finder.

Call Paul Kilvington on (01482) 395803

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