Morgan Sindall has won a £5.6m contract for improvements to Bellerive FCJ College in Princes Park.
Kier has landed a £7.6m contract at St Francis Xavier’s in Woolton.
At Bellerive, construction will start on a new £5.6m teaching and sixth form building on Aigburth Drive in February 2015, to be completed in early 2016. Morgan Sindall will remodel the school campus and the main entrance moved from Windermere Terrace to the new building.
At St Francis Xavier’s boys school, Kier will build a new science block to replace the existing temporary accommodation. There will also be a new sports hall, and the music department moved to the main building. The main entrance will also be moved from Woolton Hill Road to Beaconsfield Road. The work is scheduled for completion by November 2015.
At Bellerive, 70% of the subcontracting work is expected to be by Liverpool firms, with another 15% from across the city region.
At St Francis Xavier’s, a target has been set for 85% of the subcontracting work to be carried out by Liverpool firms, with another 10% from across the city region.