Dormitory Blocks at Punggol
This job involved laying raft foundation slab mesh over an area of 30 metres by 60 metres. To minimise lapping, while also allowing workers to carry the mesh sheets without the use of a crane, mesh sheets of 7.0 metres by 2.4 metres were supplied.
Technical specifications of raft foundation slab: 30m (L) x 60m (W) x 0.35m (D); Total weight: 70MT
Installation time using non-prefabricated methods: at least 4 days
Installation time taken using BRC’s prefabrication solutions: 2 days
The entire job, which consisted of laying 290 sheets of bottom and top mesh, took 8 workers, 20 hours to complete.