First Column Erected for William Grants Warehousing, Girvan

William Grant & Sons

BHC Ltd. erect the first column for new Bonded Warehouse for William Grant & Sons Distillers, Girvan.

Working with McLaughlin & Harvey, BHC Ltd. are erecting 200 tonnes of structural and 40 tonnes of secondary steelwork for the warehouse which will be used as a storage facility. The superstructure comprises a series of steelwork frames incorporating bracing in the plane of the roof and vertical bracing to the external elevations to transfer lateral loads arising from either wind loading or horizontal loads to the foundations.  The building is subdivided internally into four operational storage cells with the dividing walls provided by intermediate columns and horizontal restraint beams.