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Groundworks Projects

Stewart Milne Homes

Old Sunvic Factory Uddingston

Client's Address
Stewart Milne Homes
3 Kilmartin Place
Tannochside Business Park
Uddingston

Contract Location
Old Sunvic Factory
Belshill Road
Uddingston

Date Started
March 2013

Date Completed (anticipated)
Projected March 2016

Value of Contract
4,370,000

Scope of Works
The works consist of the construction of a private residential development of 157 detached house and flats by Stewart Milne Homes.

Works carried out by Tough Construction Ltd include all earthworks, the laying of all main line sewers, constructing an attenuation pond, forming estate roads and footpaths, services installation, construction of house foundations and floor slabs, installation of adoptable street lighting and all soft and hard landscaping.

Main Line sewers up to 4m deep including the pipe jacking of a 675mm pipe were carried out in Bellshill Road.

The site topography required the extensive importation of crushed material and subsoil which required to be structurally filled.

Tough Construction Ltd have worked with Stewart Milne Homes for over 15 years and completed over 10 new build housing developments during that period.

Taylor Wimpey plc

Newton Farm Cambuslang

Client's Address
Taylor Wimpey plc
Unit C
Ground Floor
Cirrus Building
Marchburn Drive
Paisley - PA1 2 SJ

Contract Location
Newton Farm
Cambuslang
Glasgow

Date Started
August 2012

Date Completed (anticipated)
Projected December 2014

Value of Contract
3,200,000

Scope of Works
The works consist of the construction of a private residential development of 149 detached and semi detached houses by Taylor Wimpey Homes.

Tough Construction Ltd works also include all earthworks, the laying of all main line sewers, forming estate roads and footpaths, services installation, construction of house foundations and floor slabs, installation of adoptable street lighting and all soft and hard landscaping.

Tough Construction Ltd have worked with Taylor Wimpey Homes for over 20 years and completed over 20 new build housing developments during that period.

Maryhill Housing Association

Maryhill Locks

Client's Address
City Building Glasgow LLP
350 Darnick Street
Glasgow G21 4BA

Contract Location
Maryhill Locks
Maryhill
Glasgow

Date Started
August 2011

Date Completed (anticipated)
Projected April 2014

Value of Contract
4,500,000

Scope of Works
The works comprise the construction of 125 semi detached, terraced houses and flats along with a retail unit for Maryhill Housing Association.

The site required extensive in-situ ground remediation, the removal of over 30,000m3 of subsoil and the construction of a precast concrete retaining wall over 200m in length.

The site also required the installation of an environmental cap over all soft landscaped areas.

The site is bounded by the Forth and Clyde Canal on one side and existing adopted roads had to be maintained throughout the site.

Over 1500m of main line drainage has been laid in diameters varying from 150mm to 1800mm at depths of up to 7m.

Extensive existing services diversions have been carried out including the removal of an existing power substation.

Bett Homes

Podium works at Bearsden

Client's Address
Bett Homes
Argyll Court
Castle Business Park
Stirling - FK9 4TT

Contract Location
Russell Drive
Bearsden

Date Started
October 2009

Date Completed (anticipated)
June 2013

Value of Contract
2,700,000

Scope of Works
The works consist of the construction of a private residential development of 149 detached houses and flats by Bett Homes.

Works carried out by Tough Construction Ltd include all earthworks, the laying of all main line sewers, constructing an attenuation pond, forming estate roads and footpaths, services installation, construction of house foundations and floor slabs, installation of adoptable streetlighting and all soft and hard landscaping.

Works carried during the first two years of the project had to be done in conjunction with maintaining the ongoing operation of the school.

Tough Construction Ltd have worked with Bett Homes for over 10 years and completed over 10 new build housing developments during that period.

Kier Construction Hunter High PS

Hunter Primary School

Client's Address
Kier Scotland
Campsie House
Buchanan Business Park
Stepps, G33 6HZ

Contract Location
Hunter Primary School
East Kilbride

Date Started
March 2011

Date Completed
June 2012

Value of Contract
825,000

Scope of Works
The works comprised the erection of a new primary school for South Lanarkshire Council in East Kilbride.

Tough Construction Ltd carried out all earthworks, installation of all new storm and foul sewers, storm attenuation works, foundation works, services installation, MUGA pitchworks service diversions and all hard and soft landscaping.

Also included in the project is the construction, up to final surfacing, of access road and car park area accommodating ten disabled parking bays and a further ten parking bays.

A further forty bay off site car park, with a value of 200,000, was constructed up to final surfacing across from the main school.

Taylor Wimpey plc

Frankfield Loch

Client'a Address
Taylor Wimpey plc
Unit C
Ground Floor
Cirrus Building
Marchburn Drive
Paisley - PA1 2 SJ

Contract Location
Frankfield Loch
Stepps
Glasgow

Date Started
October 2009

Date Completed (anticipated)
December 2012

Value of Contract
3,085,000

Scope of Works
The works consist of the construction of a private residential development of 114 detached and semi detached houses by Taylor Wimpey Homes.

Works carried out by Tough Construction Ltd included the forming of a 500m access road within a nature reserve which incorporated amphibian tunnels and attenuation ponds.

Tough Construction Ltd works also include all earthworks, the laying of all main line sewers, forming estate roads and footpaths, services installation, construction of house foundations and floor slabs, installation of adoptable street lighting and all soft and hard landscaping.

Tough Construction Ltd have worked with Taylor Wimpey Homes for over 20 years and completed over 20 new build housing developments during that period.