Roofing company wins £230k of new contracts with schools
February 01 2010
Architectural metal roofing and cladding company T R Freeman is celebrating winning four new educational contracts.
The work for the Cambridge-based company includes a project for its brand new single ply division.
Gary Webb, the managing director of T R Freeman, said: “It was a busy year for us last year and we’re pleased to have a number of educational projects to work on now.
“T R Freeman has worked on a large number of school projects over the years. It’s definitely a speciality of the business.”
The orders include:
- Broomwood Hall, London: Stainless steel roof extension to existing school for contractor Durtnell, worth £60,000
- Samworth Academy, Mansfield: £80,000 of zinc cladding to the roof for this new school, being constructed by Kier Marriott
- Stowe School, Buckinghamshire: Single ply membrane and zinc cladding in a £60,000 contract for main contractor Kingerlee
- Wickford Collaborative Learning Centre, Essex: For Wilmott Dixon, £30,000 of zinc cladding at this new school
T R Freeman Ltd was formed more than 120 years ago and is now part of the well-known Kershaw Group.
The group employs 183 people with a turnover of £35 million.
It is heavily involved in the local community, including a record-breaking 10 year sponsorship of Cambridge United’s away shirts.