Blythswood Square Hotel

Client

The Blythswood Square Hotel
On behalf of:Robertson Eadie

Address

Blythswood Square Glasgow

Value

£33k

Introduction

In July  2017, Restorex were appointed to carry out the replacement of fractured and defective stone columns and capital heads situated on the front elevation of one of Scotland’s premium 5 star hotels.

Objectives

To work with the Engineers, in successfully repairing and renewing important structural masonry units of this class A listed building. It was important to carry out the full  process, whilst maintaining the integrity of the adjoining structures, also  recognising the need for minimal disruption to the hotel as it maintained trading throughout the works.

Description

The erecting and dismantling of elevation and chimney scaffolding. Installation of structural propping systems, allowing access to carry out the following works.

·       Stone column replacement.

    Conclusion

    Despite being complicated and potentially dangerous operation and having to work around the busy  and a large trading hotel. The project was successfully concluded in time and to the agreed budget. It was also a pleasure working alongside the Engineering consultants  and the hotel management who were of positive assistance and instrumental to the project’s success.

    Construction Line
    CHAS
    Safe Contractor

    34 Russell Road, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH11 2LP

    P. 0131 337 2228 | E. Edinburgh@restorexltd.co.uk

    16 Fitzroy Place, Glasgow, G3 7RW

    P. 0141 221 2202 | E. Glasgow@restorexltd.co.uk

    Reg. in Scotland no: SC399675 | VAT registration number: GB 119072820