All finished on the roof, scaffolding away. Battens on the walls ready to fix the external cladding. Roddy up in the roof space fitting the ‘Dwangs’ for the partitions to be attached to. Has anybody checked the roof for leaks yet? Yes, it’s fine!
Hot off the press from our Roving Reporter…. This years AGM in our own Heritage Centre & Museum?
Our Monday night field agent submitted these photographs to the News Desk which illustrates the progress made by the team. It is interesting to see just how much space there will be in the building. The addition of the scaffolding and internal supports makes it even more like ‘Bayko’! Most of Read more about Bayko Building Progress[…]
The walls on the Heritage Centre & Museum are constructed from Insulated Concrete Forms which are rigid plastic forms that hold concrete in place whilst curing and remain in place afterwards to serve as thermal insulation for concrete walls. The specialist construction team arrived on site on the Monday having driven all the way up Read more about Bayko Building?[…]
The concrete floor is in place as of tonight (Monday)… As ever, click the images to enlarge. Follow this link to a Slo-Mo of the concrete being poured. It makes it look all to easy!! Thanks to Callum for installing the technology.
The underfloor of the Heritage Centre & Museum is looking very colourful these days! This is the gas membrane required to ensure that nothing noxious seeps into the building from the old underground workings. If it can’t be seen from space at the moment we are sure that the pilots from Edinburgh Airport are finding Read more about Gas Proof….[…]
The recent fine weather has seen progress with the foundations fairly surge forward. In the space of a week we are up to ‘gas membrane’ level….. It’s quite exciting when one arrives to see just how far they have progressed. Watch this space!
Never let it be said that Mark hangs back when it comes to getting the Heritage Centre & Museum building erected. Within hours of receiving the Building Warrant the work schedule was put into action and over the past three weeks progress has been rapid. This Thursday’s working party were impressed by the constant flow Read more about From ‘Photoshop’ To Reality….[…]
At Aprils update meeting Mark gave us the news we had been waiting for. The Building Warrant was no longer ‘in the post’, it was in his hand! It is now full speed ahead to put up the building. Completion date is scheduled for late September early October. Let’s hope the good weather continues in Read more about You Are Good To Go![…]
Progress with the building work for the Museum and Heritage Centre has been a little slower than originally planned as there were some last minute alterations to the drawings suggested by the building control department which had to be accommodated and resubmitted and then agreed with the contractor. However, there is still plenty of work Read more about And There Let Us Wallow In Glorious Mud[…]