NHS Orkney

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.

Fife Retail Park

Fife Retail Park

Fife Retail Park - BHC Structural Steelwork ContractorThe improvement of the Fife retail park includes the redevelopment of the former Homebase unit to form a series of new retail units. The four new shops will be 7091 m2 with each new unit featuring a mezzanine. Two new small pod units will be erected to provide an improved food and drink offering to local shoppers.

BHC Ltd. are working with McLaughlin & Harvey on this project and it is expected that the steelwork and metal decking will be completed within 10 weeks.

Project Henley 2

Project Henley 2, Plymouth

Project Henley 2, Plymouth - BHC Structural Steelwork ContractorWe are currently working with Bowmer & Kirkland on the construction of a six-storey office building located at the Devonport Dockyard, Plymouth.

BHC Ltd. will be fabricating and erecting the structural steelwork for this project as well as providing metal decking, edge protection and precast concrete stairs. 

Arran Ground Breaking

Arran Distillery, Ground Breaking

Arran Distillery Ground BreakingBHC Ltd. are delighted to announce that they are the principal contractors on the new £10 million Arran Distillery development in Lagg, Arran.

The official Ground Breaking ceremony took place on 15th February 2017 and was attended by BHC owner Brian Hewitt, Richard Neilson of Quantum Solutions, James MacTaggart and Euan Mitchell from the Isle of Arran Distillery and Chris Benn from Denham Benn.

BHC took over the site on the 6th February 2017 with the first phase of work getting well underway. The 26-week contract will see the road infrastructure put in place and the construction of the first three bonded warehouses. Each warehouse is approximately 1,000 m2. The warehouses are being built on the lowest part of the site, overlooking Cleat’s Shore.

Glasgow Airport Pick up and Drop Off

Glasgow Airport Pick-up and Drop-off

Glasgow Airport Pick-up Drop-off Car Park - BHC Structural Steelwork ContractorBHC Ltd. continue to make good progress on the erection of the structural steel for the new, dedicated pick-up and drop-off car parking facility located at Glasgow International Airport.

BHC were awarded the structural steel contract from principal contractor Morgan Sindall.

For this project, BHC will erect approximately 334 tonnes of structural steel over a 12-week period. It is estimated that the new parking facility will be fully complete and open to the public by the end of April 2017.

Waterloo Street

Project: 122 Waterloo St., Glasgow

122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow - BHC Structural Steelwork - First columnOur first column going up at 122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow.

Working with McLaughlin & Harvey Ltd on this project.

The first column was erected at 122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow today. We are working with McLaughlin & Harvey Ltd on this project to construct a new build circa 155,000 sqft (NIA) 9-storey office accommodation with basement car parking in Glasgow City Centre.