Friday, 25 December 2015

L & S | Indoor Sports Facility

Indoor Sports Facility

Client: Interserve Project Services Ltd

Contract duration: 4 Months
Value: £360,000.00
Works Completed:
External timber cladding
Internal wall linings

L & S Contracting Ltd were a key team member in the successful completion of the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. L & S Contracting Ltd won the opportunity to negotiate the work based on a competitive first stage tender and their performance with Interserve on previous projects. The £20 million national indoor sports facility will provide Sheffield with the grounding to excel in sporting excellence. L & S completed 1200 m2 of external timber cladding and 500 m2 of internal wall linings, with an order value approaching £750,000.00. The programme was challenging and the detailing demanded a high quality approach to the installation.

Client Comments:
"Quality and performance were paramount objectives on this prestigious project. Problems were addressed openly with L & S who displayed a 'Can Do' attitude from the start. The L & S team ensured the overriding objectives were achieved without compromising the programme or the GM target cost."
Mr Chris Hale, Divisional Director, Interserve Project Services Ltd.

Friday, 27 November 2015

L & S | HMP Prisons

  • Client: Interserve Project Services Ltd
  • Contract duration: Average of 18 weeks
  • Value: £450,000.00
  • Works Completed:
  • Cell riser duct doors & frames
  • Internal Paint grade & Ash veneered doors / frames in staff & association areas
  • Control room worktops / kitchen units
  • Cubicle systems
  • Jumbo stud walls to plant rooms / various fireboarding
  • Pendock boxings, ducts, MDF pipeboxings
  • Ironmongery including schedule & specifications


We have worked on three prisons over the years, Agecroft at Manchester, HMP Hull & HMP Birmingham, each prison completed has seen us take on further works on each one thereafter, with full client satisfaction.
Client Comments:
"As part of our supply chain management initiative, and in the current climate of Partnering and Framework Contracts, it is essential that we maintain a core of contractors like L & S Contracting Ltd who not only consistently perform to our time, cost and quality requirements, but also add to our business through technical advise and value engineering during the design stage".
Mr Mark Green, Project Manager, Interserve Project Services Ltd

Other contracts completed:
  • Project: HMP Peterborough
  • Contractor: Interserve Project Services Ltd
  • Value: £1,200,000.00
  • Project: HMP Ranby
  • Contractor: Interserve Project Services Ltd
  • Value: £580,000.00
  • Project: HMP Lindholme
  • Contractor: Willmott Dixon Construction Ltd
  • Value: £380,000.00
  • Project: HMP Nottingham
  • Contractor: Interserve Project Services Ltd
  • Value: £226,000.00
  • Project: HMP Everthorpe
  • Contractor: Interserve Project Services Ltd
  • Value: £168,000.00

Wednesday, 28 October 2015

L & S | Hotels & Leisure

Client: RN Wooler & Co Ltd
  • Contract duration: 3 Months
  • Value: £150,000.00

  • Works Completed:
  • Black walnut veneered Internal doors and casings consisting of FD30 & FD60 (ironmongery included) to bedrooms and spa area
  • Black walnut architraves & skirting’s
  • Bespoke black walnut wardrobes and storage units
  • Various other assorted joinery works


Grade I listed & award winning Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful hotels in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. A privately owned AA 4 red star hotel, 2 AA rosette clock tower restaurant and 18 hole parkland golf course. The project included a 53 bedroom extension, new cinema, gymnasium, glazed link to the existing hotel, new spa and treatment rooms. L & S Contracting Ltd was delighted to be part of this prestige project .

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Other contracts completed:
  • Project:Dalby Forest Visitors Centre
  • Contractor: Miller Construction Ltd
  • Value: £300,000.00

Thursday, 24 September 2015

L & S | Police DHQ's & Custody Suites

  • Project: West Yorkshire Police Leeds Divisional Headquarters & Custody Suite
  • Client: Interserve Construction Ltd
  • Contract duration: 4 Months
  • Value: £400,000.00

  • Works Completed:
  • - American white Oak veneered Internal doors and paint grade casings consisting of FD30 & FD60 (ironmongery included)
  • - External louvered plant room doors, external paint grade car park doors to all stairwells
  • - Custody Suite sever duty paint grade double swing door sets with anti-barricade electronic locking systems
  • - Glazed screens
  • - Architraves, skirting’s and assorted MDF boxing’s
  • - Various other assorted joinery works


A new £34 million police station that will become the nerve centre of operations in Leeds. The facility at Elland Road opposite Leeds United’s ground will be home to more than 1,100 staff. The new divisional police headquarters comprising offices, storage areas, custody suite containing 40 cells designed to stop prisoner suicides, multi level car park and secure yard area It houses detectives from CID, neighbourhood police, the district command centre and officers responding to 999 calls. L & S were pleased to supply the complete internal & external timber Door sets including Ironmongery package to this state of the art building including. American white oak veneered doors were chosen within the HQ with doors up to 2.7m in height, achieving up to 42dB rating and complimented with brushed stainless steel ironmongery, all covered with our unrivalled 25 year guarantee to meet the requirements of facilities management service program. Within the custody suite we provided a sever duty rated door sets specially designed for the environment including anti barricade removable stops and electronic locking systems, hardwood tri laminated core doors and vandal resistant Ironmongery. A remarkable building and project for L & S Contracting Ltd to be involved in.

Client Comments:

"L & S Contracting provided a knowledgeable and proactive service from the very early stages of contract negotiation right through to contract completion. Beyond completion notified defects from the building end user with regards to doors & ironmongery have been minimal but these have without exception been attended to promptly and without question, Their approach is always open and with a “can do” attitude." 

Mr Martin Brown, Project Manager, Interserve Construction

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

L & S | Student Accommodation

  • Client: Tolent Construction Ltd
  • Contract duration: 6 Months
  • Value: £500,000.00


The contract consisted of 369 student bedrooms each with its own ensuite & kitchen. The look & feel of the student rooms are akin to high quality hotel bedrooms. Ensuite bathroom pods were used to provide an extremely high standard of finish in these areas, while condensing the finishing programme on site. The oriel windows and cedar cladding gave a unique fasade to a truly remarkable building. A unique project for L & S Contracting Ltd to be involved in on a stunning 66 metre high, 22 storey elliptical tower.

  • Works Completed:
  • Oak veneered Internal doors and paint grade casings consisting of FD30 & FD60 (ironmongery included)
  • Glazed screens
  • Architraves, skirting’s and assorted MDF boxing’s
  • Oriel external windows & external cedar cladding
  • Various other assorted joinery works


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  • Wednesday, 10 June 2015

    L & S | Hospitals & Healthcare

    • Project: Fieldhead MSU Hospital, Wakefield
    • Client: Interserve Health Ltd
    • Contract duration: 4 Months
    • Value: £360,000.00


    A 20 bed facility to provide medium secure accommodation for men with mental health problems who have committed criminal offences or at risk of offending. The unit has two wards named after well-know Yorkshiremen - The Appleton ward, an acute ward named after Bradford-born physicist Sir Edward Appleton and the Chippendale continuing car ward, after carpenter Thomas Chippendale. It also contains a therapy suite named after Castleford sculptor Henry Moore. A worthwhile project for L & S Contracting Ltd to be involved in.
    • Works Completed:
    Maple veneered Internal doors and casings consisting of FD30 & FD60 paint grade fire doors (ironmongery included)
    Glazed screens
    Architraves, skirting and assorted MDF boxings
    Various other assorted joinery works
    MR Plywood bath panels
    Plywood panelling to existing floors
    Various other assorted joinery works

    Client Comments:
    "We are really pleased with the work that has been done. It is on time and on budget." 
    Mick Burns, Project Manager, South West Yorkshire, Mental Health Trust

    Other contracts completed:
    • Project: North Tees Hospital
    • Contractor: Interserve Construction Ltd
    • Value: £165,000.00
    • Project: Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
    • Contractor: Interserve Construction Ltd
    • Value: £47,000.00
    • Project: Leeds Lift, Lower Wortley
    • Contractor: Miller Construction Ltd
    • Value: £100,000.00
    • Project: Fieldhead MSU, P21 Phase I & II
    • Contractor: Interserve Construction Ltd
    • Value: £500,000.00

    Friday, 20 March 2015

    L & S | City Living Apartments

    • Client: GMI Construction Group PLC
    • Contract duration: 6 Months
    • Value: £340,000.00


    Cavendish House is a high profile residential City Centre scheme delivering 92 apartments as well as 50,000 sq ft of high quality retail and office space with 38 basement parking spaces.

    The original building was a late 1960s concrete tower and podium style office block, which has now been stripped back to structure and fully re-clad, with the addition of new stories at both tower and podium levels. The lower apartments enclose two landscaped courtyards which provide a private controlled green amenity space for residents. Residents also benefit from secure basement parking and from the floors within the tower some stunning views across the City.

    Works Completed:

    • Internal Doors and casings consisting of FD30 & FD60 paint grade Fire Doors (Ironmongery included)
    • Walnut veneered lobby doors
    • Walnut veneered Reception desk
    • Architraves, skirtings and assorted MDF boxings
    • MR Plywood bath panels
    • Plywood panelling to existing floors
    • Various other assorted Bespoke Joinery works