Decision details

Delivery of Sprinkler Installation at Sterte Court

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek approval to award the contract for delivery of sprinkler installations across the Sterte Court tower blocks


RESOLVED that Cabinet:-

(a)         Endorses the previous decision made in July 2018 by the Borough of Poole to install sprinklers in the tower blocks owned by BCP Council and managed by Poole Housing Partnership; and

(b)         Approves the award of a new contract to Harmony Fire Ltd to deliver the sprinkler installation and approve the overall sprinkler budget of £575k.

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Housing


The award of this contract will enable the delivery of new water sprinkler systems and further enhance fire precautions to the two 10 storey tower blocks that comprise Sterte Court. This will then ensure full coverage across all 6 tower blocks owned by BCP Council.

Report author: Su Spence

Publication date: 29/05/2020

Date of decision: 27/05/2020

Decided at meeting: 27/05/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/06/2020

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