Lynfield Countdown

Client:
General Distributors Ltd

Location:
570 Hillsborough Rd, Lynfield

Year Started:
2018

Duration:
5 Months

Project Value:
$3.9m

Contract Type:
Lump Sum

The contract involved demolition of existing bakery area and bulkheads around the store followed by construction of new structural steel bulkheads connecting into the existing roof structure to create a larger bakery premises, upgraded deli facilities, click & collect store and pricing room at back of house.

A new pharmacy and a new line of check outs constructed and installed along with a new customer services desk. Brand new fridges, freezers and racking was installed and existing refrigeration cases upgraded throughout the project with all works being carefully coordinated with countdown staff with regards to stock movement and around the uplift of existing and installation of new vinyl flooring to the 2300 square meter retail space.

Part way through the contract there was approx. $500k worth of client requested changes including painting the entire underside of the roof in the store and feature wall finishes from differing paint patterns to hoop pine plywood battening and weathered oak cladding.

All works had to be completed outside of the stores trading hours so that they could continue trading with minimal disruption.

The contract works and additional extras were completed within the original contract programme which resulted in a very happy client and the opportunity to work with the client on future projects.