Construction leads - January 22nd


Applicant: NHS Lothian 

Planning Authority: Edinburgh 

Details: Proposal for two storey new build Renal Unit within the Western General Hospital site, for NHS Lothian.

Location: Western General Hospital, 55 Crewe Road South, Edinburgh 

Agent: HLM Architects FAO: Judy Jarvie, Ailsa Court, 121 West Regent Street, 2nd Floor, Glasgow

Reference: 18/10450/FUL

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Applicant: Cairn Hotel Group

Planning Authority: Edinburgh

Details: The proposal is to link the 3 properties of 20, 22 and 24 Windsor Street to the adjoining hotel. This will be achieved by forming a new door opening at basement level in the party wall between number 18 and 20 Windsor Street. Replacement of 3 no. doors are also proposed. Reinstatement of original staircases from ground floor to basement level. Internal alterations to non-original partitions at ground and first floor level to help reinstate principal rooms to original proportions. 

Location: 20, 22 & 24 Windsor Street, Edinburgh

Agent: Coachhouse 8 Ltd FAO: Steven Howmans, 8 North Terrace, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Reference: 18/09901/LBC

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Applicant: Mr David MacDonald 

Planning Authority: Edinburgh

Details: Change of use from public house to residential. Works include partial demolition and formation of three additional storeys to form six dwellings.

Location: The Bunch O’roses, 79 Restalrig Road South, Edinburgh

Agent: Johnston - Harris Architects FAO: Jamie Anderson, 31 The Shore, Edinburgh

Reference: 18/10392/FUL

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Contract Authority: North Ayrshire Council

Details: North Ayrshire Council requests tenders from experienced Contractors to undertake repair works to the Millport Masonry Pier. A previous dive survey inspection identified the presence of a number of defects/holes on the sheet piles along the southern perimeter of the masonry pier.

The dive inspection also noted the presence of voids in the masonry blockwork on the North side of the pier, with evidence of undercutting also observed.

In addition, the bottom landing of the steel staircase was observed to be in a state of disrepair, with sections of the landing and timber supports missing.

Location: Millport


Publication Date: 21/01/2019


Contract Authority: Crown Estate Scotland (Interim Management)

Details: The Principal Contractor is to undertake fabric repairs to both the mill buildings, to ensure they are made watertight, correcting the former inappropriate repairs and enable safe public access and interpretation of the buildings.

The works comprise:

- Local consolidation of rubble masonry walls

- Removal of cement pointing and repoint using lime mortar.

- Timber window and door repairs.

- Repairs to timber flooring and sarking boards.

- Slater works.

- Structural repairs to existing lintols.

- Refurbish and replacement of cast iron rainwater goods.

- Cleaning of historic artefacts.

- Refurbishment of North Mill Sluice gate, lade and water wheel.

- Cleaning of the north mill threshing machine and ensure it remains -is connected and can be operated by hand turn only.

- Installation of hydro dynamo and 12v lighting.

- New landscaping works.

Location: Ballindalloch, Moray.


Publication Date: 21/01/2019