Date : Thursday 22nd November
Weather : Temp 4.5°C, clear, sunny
Principal Contractor : Compass Building & Construction Services Ltd
Site Manager : Robbie Tewnion & Jake Reid
1 Site Manager + 1 Trainee Site Manager 0 Electrician 0 Lorry driver removing spoil 0 Ecologist 3 Groundworkers 2+1 Brick laying squad 1 Site Engineer
Sub Contractors Appointed
Shane MacLennan Groundworks Scotframe Kit supply & design Glulam Solutions Kit and glulam erection FP McCann Precast concrete supply & install. C MacPhee Bricklayer
Activities on site
Initial site establishment is in place. Toilets and welfare are available for use by site personnel.
Soil has been stockpiled on site and being removed.
Foundations have commenced. Dowels were drilled in and mesh extended. Robbie to forward on photos.
Substructure blockwork has now started on Grid N. with spaces left for casting the extensions for the Glulam HD bolt pads.
Compass have been discussing changes to the drainage layout with designers. Current layout did not allow for rodding through. The suggestions made allow for rodding the lines in the event of a blockage and are sensible.
Setting out for the bolts pads was being done. Joiners due on site Friday 23rd and Monday 24th to start making the pads and install them ready for casting. HD Bolts and cones are all on site.
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