Civils 2000

Mitchells Plain Electrical Depot

This project involved the demolition of some structures and the upgrade and renovation of existing buildings and facilities at the City of Cape Town Electricity Department depot at the corner of Eisleben and Silver Sands Streets in Mitchells Plain, Cape Town.

The work involved renovation and remodelling of the main office building including replacing all windows and doors and creation of a new entrance lobby and reception area, installation of new aluminium louvres, and construction of an out-door entertainment area; demolition of the existing truck ports and construction of a portal framed structure with brick infill panels and vertical cladding; construction of additional portal framed truck ports; construction of a new guard house linked to the main office building; construction of a storage building and covered parking areas, heavy duty interlocking concrete paving on hardstand areas; and installation of an electronic security access gate and boom control system.