Knowsley BSF

Knowsley

Project Value - £171m

Project Sector - Education

UK

About The Project

Transform Schools (Knowsley) Limited (Project Co) were appointed Preferred Bidder for the Building Schools for the Future Project (BSF) in December 2006. The Project involved the replacement of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council’s existing eleven secondary schools with seven new build Learning Centres procured under a single Private Finance Initiative contract with a term of 25 years following service commencement at all new Learning Centres. On 19 May 2011 an amended and restated Project Agreement was signed to incorporate a Special Educational Needs (SEN) facility into the BSF scheme.
The construction works for the Learning Centres commenced in December 2007 and were completed in 2009, operational dates were between 2009 and 2010, excluding the Special Education Needs Facility (SEN) which was constructed and became operational in 2012.

Learning Centre

GIFA (m2) Completed Operational
LC2a All Saints 11,100 21/12/2009 01/2010
LC4 Christ the King 9,585 02/01/2009 01/2009
LC5 Lord Derby 10,949 31/08/2009 09/2009
LC6 Knowsley Park 10,844 31/08/2009 09/2009
LC7 St Edmund Arrowsmith 10,315 21/12/2009 01/2010
LC8 Halewood 12,455 13/04/2009 06/2009
LC9 Kirkby High School 10,872 31/08/2009 09/2009
LC9a Bluebell Park 6,664 10/08/2012

09/2012

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