St Columbas
Primary School 
Stage 7

Client                Catholic Education WA

Project              St Columbas CPS Stage 7

Value                $4,154,534.00

Timeline           44 weeks (4 weeks early)

Completion     March 2017

Architect          Parry & Rosenthal Architects

Project Summary

Rivett Construction was awarded the construction contract for the new Administration, Undercover Hardcourts & the refurbishment of the existing Heritage Church building. The extensive refurbishment of the existing 90 year old parish building to provide a modern teaching and meeting space was a project highlight. Rivett was able to complete this $3.6m project within the functioning school environment with minimal effect on the school operations.

Key Building Features

  • 480sqm Administration Building & Staff facilities;

  • 627sqm Undercover sporting courts and assembly area;

  • Refurbishment & restoration of 90 year old church to create new teaching and meeting spaces.

  • Management & Removal of ACM contaminated soils and building materials.

Key Challenges 

  • Superior Stand of finish to reflect the original building and previous construction stages;

  • Building within an operational school environment;

  • After-hours shutdown & changeovers to ensure

  • amenity for the client;

  • Tight construction programme.

Head Office

18/127 Herdsman Pde Wembley WA 6014
PO Box 1223 Innaloo WA 6918

Phone: +61 8 9387 2945

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