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….[…]
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[…]
In early August work started in earnest on the groundwork for the Heritage Centre & Museum building. Progress has been sure and steady culminating in their completion on Saturday, 27th November. The second phase of building work is due to commence on Monday, 5th November. As ever our Roving Reporter has had their camera at Read more about Ground Works[…]
From our Roving Reporter, a short progress report……. The main focus was drainage work around the perimeter of the building. This entailed the cutting and fitting of the main pipes to the septic and clean water tanks. Digging and backfilling the pipework to appropriate heights finished the work. “What do you mean, he went Read more about If Water Runs Through It…..[…]
Work started in earnest on the 9th August preparing the ground works ready for the contractor to commence building work. Click on the images to enlarge. The first job was to assemble the kit. And was it impressive! State of the art too, even had a key code before it would start. The second job Read more about What A Difference A Week Makes…..[…]
Now you see them……. Now you don’t! Up, up and away! There will be BIG changes at Almondell these coming weeks! Here is the plan for your information: Normal working will be taking place on the Thursday and Saturday. Please be aware that due to the machinery and vehicle movements for Read more about August Work Schedule[…]