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Roof & Fabric Repairs to St Mary’s RC Primary School Leith

Location: Edinburgh

Summary: Roof and fabric repairs to operational primary school

Description of Works:  The works comprised roof repairs and fabric repairs to a traditional primary school in Leith, Edinburgh which remained occupied throughout the works.

Works included:

  • stripping and reslating existing roofs – total of 1000m
  • repairing existing felt roofs – total of 450m2
  • renewing flashings and valley gutters
  • replacing cast iron gutters and down pipes to all roofs
  • replacing approximately 260 individual stones and repointing
  • renewing render finish to external walls

Community Benefits:

  • Construction safety awareness talk at school assembly
  • We provided fully funded SSSTS and PASMA training to sub contractors involved with the project
  • £50 cheque donated towards P7 camping trip

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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

Contact us or call on 01506 442233

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.”