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General Contract Update > APRIL 2012

To date this year we are delighted to announce the undernoted contract awards :

  • MUIRFIELD GATE, GULLANE : Extensions and refurbishment to an existing Arts and Crafts House which overlooks Muirfield Golf Course.

  • GREYFRIARS COMMUNITY CENTRE : Further to our completion of the enabling works contract on the 22nd December 2011, we were delighted to be accepted as Principal Contractor for the main phase of the works. The project comprises the construction of a new performance space building and the refurbishment of the existing Kirkhouse. The completed centre will bring together persons from the local community including those who have experienced social exclusion and provides courses such as cooking, gardening, textiles and woodwork.

  • BELLFIELD LANE, PORTOBELLO : Squirrel House when complete will provide a fantastic accessible house for the McMillan family.

  • ROSEBERY HOME FARM SPIRE : fabric repairs and structural ties to upgrade a 19th Century Bell Tower.

  • PRINCES MALL : The award of the contract to remove the existing north east stair and form a new mezzanine level to provide access to the lift and escalator from Princes Street. Our appointment for this contract is our sixth such award at Princes Mall in the last 18 months.

  • EDINBURGH ACADEMY JUNIOR SCHOOL : We were delighted on the 2nd March 2012 to receive our acceptance for the provision of a new classroom block under a design and build contract.

  • NATIONAL LIBRARY OF SCOTLAND : We have been appointed as the Principal Contractor for the refurbishment of Baden Powell House for the National Library of Scotland and are looking forward to working with NLS once again.

  • MAGGIES CENTRE : We are especially proud to be the preferred Contractor for the new Maggie's Centre to be built at Monklands Hospital. We would anticipate that subject to a Value Engineering Exercise the project will commence during the summer period.


The cumulative total of contract awards so far this year is circa 5,500,000 and this gives us a great foundation to build on for the remainder of 2012.

Markle Mains > APRIL 2012

Our Contract to convert existing farm buildings into a new dwelling for the Middlemass family will be complete at the end of April 2012. Our team have enjoyed working on this project and the feedback to date has been very positive.

Scolocate > MARCH 2012

We have recently started on Hall 6 works at Scolocate at the Gyle Industrial Estate for our client Keysource. The award of this contract follows on from the Hall 5 works which were completed earlier this year. We are also on site at Onyx, Sighthill Industrial Estate assisting our client Keysource in the delivery of another Data Centre.

Princes Mall > MARCH 2012

We completed the enabling works section 1 and 2 at Princes Mall, Edinburgh on the 27th February 2012. The works formed the link between the upgraded Waverley Steps entrance to Waverley Train Station and the Mall. We have subsequently been accepted for further works as noted below.

George Heriots School > FEBRUARY 2012

We received Practical Completion for the new Sports Centre at George Heriot's School on 27th January 2012. The quality of the completed centre has received praise from all quarters.