Maidencraig, Aberdeen

Works comprise the design and build of 36 semi-detached dwellings together with the formation of adoptable access road, hard landscaping including paths, parking and a bus stop; formation of soft landscaping; services to houses taken from existing service mains to house plots; replacing a section of privately owned asbestos water main running across the site; construction of an electrical sub-station; formation of swale and return pond; installation of foul surface water pipework; culvert section of small burn running across the site. The site entrance to the south is on a main commuter route into the city and is controlled by traffic lights.

Construction works include:

• Groundworks/infrastructure

• Excavations/concrete foundations

• Installation of foul/surface water drainage

• Reinforced concrete ground floor slab

• Timber kit erection on traditional foundations

• Concrete roof tiles

• Block render elevations

• Installation of doors/double glazed windows

• M&E Services installation

• Internal partition

• Installation of kitchens and bathrooms

• Internal/external decoration and finishes

• Externals – patios/paving/driveways/landscaping

All dwellings are designed to meet “housing for varying needs” standard as defined within our Client’s Brief.

Key Information

Colin Mercer

Construction Director

Colin has been in continuous employment within the UK Building and Construction industry since 1985. An articulated pupil ship with John Laing Construction launched his career that has seen him employed by 5 of the UKs top 50 Contractors. 20 years as a construction planner added to a wealth of multi-sector construction management experience, enables Colin to effectively lead his site teams through the most complex of projects, safely and efficiently. He is passionate about achieving customer satisfaction and developing talent through the UK construction industry.