Marine Harvest Colonsay
We are happy to be assisting Marine Harvest on completing their new shore base facility at Scalasaig on the Isle of Colonsay.
Images of design proposal for existing Buth Bharraigh shop and former Doctor’s House/Surgery at Calagorm in Castle Bay, Barra.
HIE Advance Units
The official opening and handover ceremony for the Fairmile Building in Sandbank Dunoon took place in on the 24th February 2016 as a purpose built light and airy workspace suited to grow companies specialising in IT, finance and business services.
Congratulations on recent success with UK and Scottish community awards.
Winner: Rural Business Awards Social Enterprise 2016 (UK)
Winner: Scottish Rural Parliament Rural Innovators Award for Business 2015/16
Lochgilphead Phase 4
Planning approval for the final phase of the Lochgilphead housing development on the former high school and Mid Argyll hospital site has now been secured. Construction work on the 4 dwelling houses and 12 flats has begun with site enabling works. This final phase of the development is due for completion in summer 2018.
Lochgilphead Phase 5
Phase 5 of the lochgilphead School Housing Development officially started in January 2017. This comprises of 3 blocks of two storey terraced housing with a mixture of two and three bed houses. This phase of the development is due for completion in February 2018.
New Build Oban
Planning approval has been granted for a new one off house in Oban. The house is designed with traditional core form to be sympathetic to the existing environment and to be appropriate for its surroundings, while still making the most of the expansive views from the site
St. Cuthberts, Dunoon – Opening
The official opening and handover ceremony for St. Cuthbert’s housing development in Dunoon took place in November. The development was opened by Councillor Len Scoullar and celebrated the handover of 17 new affordable flats for social rent. This was a working partnership between Fyne Homes, MacLeod Construction, CP Architects, Ramage Young and Morham & Brotchie.
Spence Court, Dunoon
We are pleased to announce Planning Consent for the 16 unit New Build Affordable Housing Scheme has been received and we are currently engaged to develop the Warrant Detail package with a view to start on site in the Autumn 2016.
St. Cuthberts, Dunoon – update
Plean blocks progressing to front façade with Nodan windows on site and being installed.
Projected completion end of June 2016.
Office Roof Works
We are pleased our storm damage roof repairs are now complete and weathertight with scaffolding removed prior to Christmas.
Many thanks to Jimmy Buchanan, Grant Laird and Stuart Livingstone for completing the works.
We hope to have our refurbished meeting room back shortly.
SAMS Timber Recladding Phase 1 Complete
Following a start in March 2015 and subsequent liquidation of the original contractor the project has been progressed by Lonan Properties, Taynuilt to a successful completion of the first phase.
Phase 2 will start in January 2016 and complete in summer of 2016.
Argyll & Bute Design Awards
We are pleased to announce that 3 of our projects have been shortlisted for the Argyll & Bute Design Awards. We are assisting with arranging site visits for the jurors and a decision is expected in February 2016.
St Cuthberts Starts on Site
Work has now commenced on 2 February 2015 with MacLeod Construction on this important site with a target completion in early summer 2016.
H.I.E. Sandbank Advance Units start on site
The practice is pleased to announce their continuing role in the onsite stage for advance factory unit at Sandbank Business Park and working closely with Kier Construction as the successful HIE framework contractor to execute the project for completion in the Autumn of 2015.
Jura Community Stores now complete and open
Following a successful appointment by tender in October 2012 we have assisted the Jura Development Trust to develop a design with community participation, obtain lottery funding approval to start within a year and complete the works on site with McEachern Bros of Islay to allow opening of the new community shop in April 2014. Early indications are that the sales have increased significantly with the revamped shop attracting increasing community support and demand for goods.
St. Cuthbert’s detail planning application granted
Following a public hearing we were pleased to receive Detailed Planning Consent for affordable housing at the former St Cuthberts church site, a very important historical site within the town centre of Dunoon.
This enables us to continue our successful relationship with Fyne Homes in assisting the wider community of Argyll, providing much needed affordable homes within the heart of Dunoon.
Appointment for design of advance factory units for H.I.E.
The practice is delighted to be appointed for the design to tender stage for advance units in both Sandbank (Dunoon) and Rothesay to provide flexible compact factory units to meet existing and new business needs.