Plans for the replacement of Brecon High School have taken a major step forward with the appointment of BAM UK Construct Ltd as project contractors.
BAM have extensive experience in the design and construction of a range of public buildings in Wales and across the United Kingdom, bringing together the demands of function with aesthetic appeal.
The company have been appointed to lead the £22m project following a rigorous tender process. The project will see the existing secondary school replaced with new school buildings fit to meet the demands of education in the 21st century
The Outline Business Case for the construction of the new 11-18 school in Brecon, to replace the current School buildings was approved last autumn as part of the Welsh Government’s 21st Century Schools and Education Programme.
The County Council have recognised the need to improve the secondary school infrastructure for some time and the replacement school is a key part plans to ensure pupils in the Brecon community are taught in buildings that are fit for purpose.