Pre-construction Cost Planning

Aquatic Centre



Community Centre
Hornsby Shire Council

Project Description:

The project comprises the extension of the existing community centre facilities located at Berowra to include an aquatic centre, gymnasium and kiosk. The facility forms part of the Hornsby Shire capital works program and has been reconfigured to accommodate the needs of the community within the budgetary requirements of council.

There is an existing single level community hall, containing a library and office facilitates. The proposed design is to incorporate an infill design to the under-croft the existing structure accommodating the new offices; kiosk and change rooms. The indoor pool is to be located predominately in the extension to the northern part of the site.

Washington Brown’s Role:

Washington Brown has provided the budget estimating, cost planning and value engineering advice for our client in this pre-construction stage.

We have assisted the client to reduce the project cost in providing construction alternatives that will not compromise the building design or facilities. The provision of the value engineering has ensured the feasibility of the project remains within the councils budgetary constraints.

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