Summary: Refurbishment and fit-out of a Grade B listed building to provide a hub for local community services.
Description of Works: The works comprised internal alterations, refurbishment and fit-out of the 2 and 3-storey Grade B listed County Buildings to provide a hub for local community services including a library, Customer Information Services (CIS), registrar, Police Scotland and local authority office accommodation.
installation and refurbishment of existing door
refurbishment of existing sash and case windows
refurbishment of existing carvings
mechanical and electrical works including Building Management System, new sanitaryware, replacement heating, power and lighting including lighting control, security systems (intruder, CCTV and access control), data installations, toilet facility for disabled persons
flooring including timber, carpet tiles and vinyl
ceiling works including new plasterboard and suspended ceilings, cornicing, plaster and decorative mouldings
wall finishes including wall tiling using salvaged Vitrolite tiles, glass tiles and ceramic tiles, plasterwork repairs and decoration works
fit-out works including new bespoke reception desks and alterations and repairs to existing desks, kitchen and toilet facilities
installation of new external escape stairs
installation of a new lift including the lift shaft
roof and lighting protection repair works
installation of new glass balustrades and alteration to existing balustrades
installation of new walnut timber panelling and doors to match existing within the Dalyell Suite to satisfy Historic Scotland and local authority planning requirements
At tender stage we proposed an alternative glass balustrading system as it became apparent that the fixing detail for the designed system could be insufficient. The alternative system provided cost savings
Careful removal of bespoke joinery finishes for reinstatement provided cost savings and retained existing features
“This important and challenging project has been completed quietly, efficiently and professionally without any fuss."
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"I would like to pass on the thanks of the whole school to everyone involved in what was a well-managed, well communicated and safely delivered project.”
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