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Isle of Arran Distillery, Lagg.

Earlier this week, BHC Ltd. made the most of the beautiful weather and captured some excellent scenes of  our progress on the new Isle of Arran Distillery, Lagg.

As you can see from the video, progress on the first three bonded warehouses is well underway.

 

Isle of Arran Distillery, Lagg.

A time lapse of BHC Ltd’s. progress on Phase One of the new Isle of Arran Distillery, Lagg. 

BHC Ltd. are the principal contractor for Phase One of the new Isle of Arran Distillery. The distillery is located in the small village of Lagg, on the southern coast of Arran.

Phase One of the contract will see the road infrastructure being put into place and the construction of the first three bonded warehouses. Each warehouse is approximately 1,000 m2.

The bonded warehouses are being built on the lowest part of the site, overlooking Cleat’s Shore.

Luxury Rural Housing Development

Luxury Rural Housing Thankerton, Biggar, South Lanarkshire

BHC Ltd. are nearing completion of the Loanfoot Residential Complex, Thankerton, Biggar, South Lanarkshire

Designed by Calum Smith Architect and constructed by BHC Ltd. the Loanfoot Residential Complex features four quality, modern, detached homes boasting flexible, spacious living spaces. The four bedroomed dwellings are arranged with an open outlook, within a friendly rural community built to a high specification using traditional construction methods.

This Luxury rural housing development is nestled between the breath-taking scenery of the meandering River Clyde and Tinto Hill. The village of Thankerton is centrally located within the picturesque rolling border hills and is located less than an hour away from both Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Scotland’s First Vertical Farm

Intelligent Growth Systems Vertical Farming

BHC Ltd. have been appointed by Intelligent Growth Solutions (IGS) to provide the structural steel for the first Vertical Farm in Scotland.

Vertical Farming is the practice of growing plants and crops in vertically stacked layers using controlled environments. The process of vertical farming uses very little water, no pesticides, LED light and can even enhance the taste of the plants and crops.

The new vertical farm will allow ISG to carry out more research regarding the perfect algorithms to achieve the optimum conditions for growing consistently high quality crops.

Apprentice Open Day 2017

BHC Open Day 2017

BHC Ltd. would like to thank everyone that attended the annual Apprentice Open Day 2017.

Attendees were given an insight into the background and workings of BHC, the opportunities available within the Structural Steel industry and given a tour of the workshop and site.

Office Extension, Dalbeattie

Turnkey Offices, Showroom & Store Extension

BHC Ltd’s Architectural Department have recently designed the new offices, showroom and store extension for JAS P Wilson, Dalbeattie. Planning Permission has been achieved and the team are now coordinating the Building Warrant for a site start this year.

Apprentice Open Day 2017

Structural Steel Apprentice Open Day 2017

Have you considered a career in steel construction?

BHC Ltd. are looking to recruit a new group of apprentices to join our 4 year apprenticeship programme devised by the British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA).

We would like to invite pupils of school leaving age from the surrounding high schools (Biggar, Carluke, Lanark & Lesmahagow etc.) to attend our annual Apprentice Open Day on Thursday 8th June 2017 at our premises in Carnwath.

To attend the open day please register your interest by emailing Nicola Young – nyoung@bhc.ltd.uk

 

Maintenance Stores & Office, Kirknewton

DPC Maintenance Stores & Office - BHC Turnkey

BHC Ltd. Architectural Department have been working closely with David Philp Commercials Ltd. to design their new Maintenance Stores & Offices located in Kirknewton. Planning Permission has been achieved and the team are now coordinating the Building Warrant for a site start later this year.

NHS Orkney Hospital & Health Care Facilities

BHC Ltd. have gained the Structural Steel sub-contract for the new £64 million NHS Orkney Hospital & Health Care facilities, Kirkwall. 

Orkney Hospital and Health Care - BHC Structural Steelwork ContractorWorking with Robertson Capital Projects, BHC will provide the structural steel, metal decking and edge protection for the new purpose-built hospital set to replace the existing Balfour Hospital, two local GP Practices and the Public Dental Service.

The 14,500 m2 development will provide 49 en-suite bedrooms for in-patient, assessment, maternity and mental health needs. Additional clinical accommodation includes Accident & Emergency, surgical theatres, endoscopy, day surgery, cancer & palliative care, radiology, dental, renal, mortuary, pharmacy and outpatient.

Kirkwall’s two local GP Practices will also re-locate to the new development which will also provide support accommodation.

Collegelands, Glasgow

Collegelands, Glasgow - BHC Structural Steelwork ContractorThe £19 million Collegelands student development has hit a key milestone with the completion of the structural steel. The development will be home to 458 student rooms with principal contractor Robertson aiming to complete the development by the end of summer 2018.

For this project BHC Ltd. supplied and erected hot rolled steelwork, cold formed purlins, and metal decking along with all necessary safety netting. This project was erected using our own in-house steel erection squads, metal decking squads, mobile cranes and mobile elevated working platforms.