Whyalla Secondary College

  • Client: Westside Mechanical
  • Skills:┬áMechanical / Shop Drawings / As Constructed Drawings / Lead Coordination

About the Project

Whyalla is South Australia’s fourth largest city, and home to a new $100 million state-of-the-art secondary school opening in 2022. Whyalla Secondary College is designed to accommodate 1500 students in years 7 to 12. This number includes 48 inclusive places for students with disability.

THE TASK

Drafting Solutions was engaged to complete the mechanical services drafting and lead services coordination for the project.

THE CHALLENGE

This project has strict acoustic requirements, which caused complexities with the mechanical design.

THE SOLUTION

Drafting Solutions worked closely with our client and the acoustic engineer to ensure the project specifications were meet. This caused difficulties with the other services within the ceiling space, which was resolved by running multiple clash reports and holding regular meetings with the builder and other service trades.