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pt have been working with Paragon Asra (PA) Housing through various projects for some time now. Since the beginning of November, we have been working on a First Time Central Heating (FTCH) Program at 2 locations, Avonside Drive & Cropthorne Avenue.

Work has commenced on the installation of a new gas infrastructure to 152 flats. These flats have been heated by inefficient electric storage radiators, which have reached the end of their useful life cycle. The new infrastructure will provide a gas supply to power new central heating systems and efficient gas combi-boilers to all the 152 flats.

pt and PA Housing have worked together to help improve the health and wellbeing and have also assisted in reducing fuel poverty for of all the residents in these properties through securing significant levels of funding via the Warm Homes Fund. The funding achieved has made a significant contribution to these works being undertaken.

Project Details:

Paragon Asra Housing – Central Heating Program Avonside Drive & Cropthorne Avenue.

Strip out electric storage radiators and hot water cylinders and replace with new efficient combi-boilers and wet central heating system for 152 low rise flats.

Start – November 2018

Value – £790,000.00

M&E Engineering Partners – MMA Engineers

Contractor – UK Gas Services Ltd

Gas Sub-Contractor – Fulcrum

Completion – March 2019