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24th September 2018
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies to project manage rescue of iconic domed roof at Bell’s Sports Centre

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has been appointed to project manage the rescue of the iconic domed roof at the landmark Bell’s Sports Centre at Perth’s North Inch as part of an ambitious £600,000 project. The work has been planned by Perth and Kinross Council’s arms-length body Live Active Leisure as the existing roof structure covering was nearing the end of its useful life and ongoing repairs were becoming a more regular occurrence, preventing Live Active from delivering its offer. The decision was made to invest in overlaying the existing roof stru Read more
24th September 2018
Published by: The Scotsman

Scaling new heights at Perth sports centre

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has been appointed to project manage the rejuvenation of the domed roof at Perth’s landmark Bell’s sports centre as part of an ambitious £600,000 project. The work has been planned by the local council’s arms-length body, Live Active Leisure, as the existing roof structure covering was nearing the end of its useful life. The new cover will provide improved insulation and ventilation, which aims to enhance the North Inch venue’s performance and efficiency. Gordon Butt, consultant partner at Hardies Property, descri Read more
11th September 2018
Published by: Project Scotland

Hardies bake up a storm with landmark project

HARDIES Property & Construction Consultants has completed what it described as Scotland’s first drive thru bakery for Stephens The Bakers in Dunfermline. The firm provided quantity surveying and principal designer services on the £500,000 project. Danny McArthur, partner at Hardies said, “While this project was not straightforward, and the team had to overcome a number of hurdles, WM Stephens is a valued client and it is exciting to be part of its growth strategy and helping deliver new concepts, such as this drive thru. “Stephens is a long-standing client of Har Read more
11th September 2018
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies completes Dunfermline drive thru bakery

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has completed Scotland’s first drive thru bakery for Stephens The Bakers in Dunfermline.The firm provided quantity surveying and principal designer services on the £500,000 project at Rumblingwell. Danny McArthur, partner at Hardies, said: “While this project was not straightforward, and the team had to overcome a number of hurdles, WM Stephens is a valued client and it is exciting to be part of its growth strategy and helping deliver new concepts, such as this drive thru. “Stephens is a long-standing client of Hardies a Read more
1st August 2018
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies acquires Binnie-McKenzie Partnership

Chartered surveyors Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has acquired Glasgow-based construction cost consultants Binnie-McKenzie Partnership. A small, highly experienced and client-focused consultancy, Binnie-McKenzie Partnership delivers best value advice and support to clients in the private and public sectors through the provision of quantity surveying; cost consultancy; employers agency and project management services. The acquisition comes 18 months after Hardies merged with Shepherd Chartered Surveyors. Murray Warner, partner at Hardies, said: “Following our successf Read more
Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has appointed its first head of service in its 105-year history. Michael Creech has been named as head of housing after Hardies - which has 10 offices across Scotland - identified housing as a growth sector. Creech has over 20 years' housing experience, working initially in private practice before moving into the public sector, delivering complex housing solutions for many registered social landlords and local authorities. He joins Hardies from the Robertson Group where he held the position of development director with Robertson Partnership Ho Read more