RAF Kenley

New Build Glider Training Facility at Kenley Aerodrome




Caterham, Surrey


  • Mechanical and Electrical installation
  • Design of bespoke AC condenser hood to discharge air to atmosphere, this included bespoke support system
  • Complete intelligent lighting controls system
  • Small power & lighting systems with cabling run on intricate tray work throughout
  • 128 Cat 5e data outlets wired back to a 27U 800x800 cabinet
  • Complete fire alarm system wired in enhanced cabling
  • Access Control and Intruder Alarm system
  • Disabled WC alarm with main indicator alarm panel at Reception
  • Electric vehicle chargers
  • Several heat recovery units linked to CO² detectors monitoring CO² levels within the rooms, and controlling the heat recovery unit to suit
  • Electric panel heaters throughout
  • Air conditioning throughout
  • Domestic plumbing from electric water heaters with trace heating tape to maintain water temperatures
  • Drainage including installation of external
  • Category 5 booster/break tank for wash down facilities
  • BREAAM major water leak detection
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As a client to Datum Design & Build, we can always rely on their professional & accurate knowledge within the HVAC sector & for them to consistently deliver on all small to medium sized projects that we subcontract their way on time & budget, regardless of location.

Datum’s project management team provide a can do attitude & quick response time, which makes doing business with them a smooth process in which we can always rely.


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I would like to take this opportunity and say thank you to Datum for all the hard work and dedication across various projects for us within our private and NHS Healthcare works.

We are pleased to see that Datum has expanded recently to keep up with the demand and provide excellence on their projects specially on MRI’s , CT’s and X-Ray’s.

Keep up the good work.


Building Service Company


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