Construction and Maintenance of Fire school in Sulaibiya
Fire training school at Sulaibiya in Kuwait is the first institution built in the Middle East for imparting specialized training for fire fighting of the oil -well fires. The construction of the main structures required high degree of skill and accuracy. Special structures like the Oil Training Area, Fire Training School, Breathing Apparatus Building, Substations, Compressor Room, Underground R.C.C. Tanks were structures of highly technical nature requiring large quantities of concrete poured in single pour. The ancillary structures like the restaurant building, classrooms, workshops etc with roofs mostly at 5.10 meters level required erection of staging. Formwork in all the structures was carried out in highly sophisticated internationally known Doka System (Austria). Clients : Al-Fulaij, United Group Company, Kuwait.
To undertake the civil construction of the ancillary structures viz. Administrative building, workshops, guard houses, mess hall etc, "pamposh" had taken a subcontract from ansal properties & industries (p) ltd. ancillary building construction contract also included construction of pathways involving preparation and compaction of sub grade to 95 proctor density test, sub base duly compacted to 98 proctor density test and 20 cms thick reinforced concrete, reinforced with wire mesh fabric. The roads laid in panels of 15mx3m with provision of construction and expansion joints. The joints filled with bituminous mastic.