Category: Heating Issues

Heating Meeting – 30th November

Following the numerous heating issues we have been experiencing, we have invited the LB Southwark heating, technical, and capital works  teams to answer residents questions. Attending this meeting to address residents will be: Paul Gathercole – Gas And Water Contract Manager Sylvester Hilton – Major Works – Design & Delivery Team Stephen Brown – Engineering […]

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Heating Riser Pipe Replacement Update

Earlier this year, LBS proposed that it was necessary to replace all of the heating riser pipework to the six tower blocks which would have been a capital project estimated at £2.2m, roughly equating to £7k per property. We expressed our concerns that this proposed upgrade was based on a flawed feasibility study (view here), […]

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Tower Block Riser & DHN Plantroom Pump Replacements – Feasibility Report

We have just been given a copy of the feasibility report for the replacement of the heating pipework. This work is potentially going to cost every leaseholder £6,829.74 This report makes very worrying reading. LBS are proposing to spend £2.2 million replacing heating riser pipework on the basis of a non-intrusive visual inspection. Despite the […]

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