Scotstoun House, South Queensferry
- Customer: Arup Scotland Limited
- Architect: HAA Design
- Value: £3,669,000
An award winning office refurbishment and extension project all to the highest possible standards in quality, sustainability, energy efficiency and environmental sensitivity.
Our principal contract works refurbishing and extending the existing B-listed 1960’s precast concrete frame building, set within the historic walled garden at Scotstoun House, included blown/bubble feature finish precast concrete columns to match the existing listed concrete wall panels exactly; salvaged pitch pine timber flooring and ceiling linings; SUDS harvesting, attenuation and recycling of surface water in reed beds, berms and swales; wood pellet Bio-mass boiler heating and state-of-the-art building energy management system control to formed new closed cell offices, open plan working spaces, meeting rooms, kitchens and dining areas, toilets, circulation and ancillary spaces all per Historic Scotland requirements with an absolute condition on protecting, supporting and enhancing the surrounding environment.
The project was awarded BREEAM ‘excellent’ rating on design, construction, analysis and audit. We were highly commended for our lightness of touch and the quality of our documentation and project control.