akp were engaged as Principal Contractor to carry out the alterations, reconfiguration and fit out of 15 & 17 Cathkinview Place for Scotland’s leading housing group, The Wheatley Housing Group.
The scope of works was to extend and strip out the property approx. 249m2 in scale and thereafter undertake a fit out to turn the space from a day care centre to new office space, meeting rooms and housing interview suites.
The works comprise the strip out of the existing ceiling, walls and ceiling finishes together with all builders works, interior fit out, mechanical, electrical and ventilation installation.
A programme of Community Benefits was carried out by akp which included engagement with neighbouring Mount Florida Primary School which is located across the road. Thereafter akp undertook the following initiatives: