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Refurbishment of Clermiston Primary School

Location: Edinburgh

Summary: External and internal fabric upgrade and refurbishment of operational primary school

Description of Works:

External and internal fabric upgrade and refurbishment works to an operational primary school.

Works included:

  • Steel frame extension with flat roof, timber kit inner leaf with masonry outerleaf
  • Doors & Windows (external) – overhaul timber and metal framed windows, installation of new timber windows and doors
  • External Fabric Enhancement – clean existing wet and dry dash render systems, repair works to wet and dry dash render systems where required, new facing brickwork where required and painterwork
  • Internal Fabric – plaster and concrete repairs to walls and ceilings where required, painterwork to all areas of the school, replacement floor coverings to most areas of the school including carpet tiles, vinyl and refurbishment of wooden floors
  • Mechancial &Electrical – strip out and installation works associated with the provision of new toilet facilities including ventilation and boiler room upgrade
  • Toilet upgrades – strip out and refit of all toilet facilities including IPS panels, toilet cubicles, associated floor, wall and ceiling finishes and decoration
  • Roof & rainwater – strip off existing roof covering and replace with Mach One roofing system, repair or renewal of existing rooflights and skylights.

Community Benefits:

  • Construction safety education talk at the school
  • Donation of surplus materials to the school
  • Donation of prize for the school fundraising raffle
  • Training to members of the supply chain
  • Promotion of job opportunities through local agencies

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John C Aitchison
Managing Director
E: johnaitchison@maxiconstruction.co.uk


Barry Simpson
Construction Director
E: barrysimpson@maxiconstruction.co.uk


Claire MacKenzie
Marketing Manager
E: clairemackenzie@maxiconstruction.co.uk

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This important and challenging project

“This important and challenging project has been completed quietly, efficiently and professionally without any fuss."

Well done

“Well done in completing the first phase of the works, on programme and with zero snagging. The client is delighted with the end product which has exceeded their expectations.”

The building is impressive

"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.”

The handover of Phase 2

“The handover of Phase 2 a day early has assisted the client to better manage their move management on two projects which occur over the same weekend, an effort which is greatly appreciated.”