The King School West Rand is a private school situated in Ruimsig in Roodepoort, Gauteng.
The school had expanded over a number of years and required additional administrative buildings and class rooms to be constructed in various phases over a number of years. This project was part of the expansion of the school and included the building of a new class room block
Lidwala was appointed as the structural engineering consultants and provided the following services:
Evaluation of the geotechnical report.
Detail modelling of the structure with load analysis and calculation.
Detail foundation design and drawings.
Detail reinforced concrete frame design with construction drawings.
Head office supervision and quality control.
Project sign-off and structural certification.
The construction was undertaken while the school was in operation. Safety of the pupils was managed by delineating routes to ensure that they were away from the construction areas.