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construction update smallVisit 09

Date : Wednesday 12th December

Weather : Temp 6°C, overcast.

Principal Contractor : Compass Building & Construction Services Ltd

Site Manager : Robbie Tewnion & Jake Reid

Time Lost : 3 days lost to wet trades (3rd Dec 0°C, 4th Dec -1.5°C, & 5th Dec -7°C)

Site Personnel

1 Site Manager + 1 Trainee Site Manager 2 Joiners 1 Lorry driver removing spoil 0 Ecologist 2 Groundworkers 0 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 Gartec Lift supplier & installer.


Activities on site

Site establishment is in place. Toilets and welfare are available for use by site personnel.

Substructure blockwork is complete.

Casting of HD bolts and pads is complete. Bolt installation is tidy and has been well executed. Bolt pads have been stripped and bolts have been loosened and are free within the cones. Pads to be put back over the bolts to keep the pockets clean and free of debris. Shutters around the bolts pads have been struck.

Plinth for the base of the pre cast stair has been cast. Dowels have been cast in to the pad for continuity with the slab pour when it happens.

Joiners were forming internal shutters to sit on top of the bolt pads to allow the floor to be cast up to the bolt pads.

Construction of parking soakaways adjacent to the road are ongoing.

Photos of cleaned out bolt boxes to be forwarded by Site Manager

Upcoming Activities

Install subfloor drainage & service ducts

Upfill sub floor areas and prep for gf slab pour

Blockwork to the stairwell, install precast and complete stair blockwork.

Install Glulam and timber kit.

Progress car park works

  • The full report includes photos and diagrams which can't easily be separated from their original PDF format. Click HERE to view the full report.
  • An archive of these construction updates is available HERE.

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