SAR Truss

UK Search & Rescue Hanger, Lydd Airport

Search & Rescue Hanger, Lydd Airport.

Fabricating 38m Trusses

In the BHC Ltd. workshop this week our apprentices and tradesmen are fabricating 38.5 metre trusses for a Search & Rescue hanger based at Lydd Airport.

The hanger at Lydd Airport will be the final new-build base constructed for the UK SAR helicopter service which is operated by Bristows Helicopters on belhalf of HM Coastguard.

The new hangar will house 2 state-of-the-art search and rescue helicopters that will operate a lifesaving service around the clock.

BHC Ltd. have previously worked on five other UK SAR bases across the country.


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.

Intelligent Growth Systems

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 IGS to carry out more research regarding the perfect algorithms to achieve the optimum conditions for growing consistently high quality crops.

Apprentice Open Day 17

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.

JAS P Wilson

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.