- from steel to timber and a heather coloured roof
Construction at the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland facility at the heart of the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland in Renfrewshire is continuing at a rapid pace with the structural steel nearly complete, distinctive heather coloured roof in place and attention turning to the timber framed collaboration hub.
An average 60 contractors with the main contractor Morrison Construction are on site each day, many of them busy finalising the steel frame for the digital factory and skills academy, which sit on top of 767 loads of concrete and 2593 structural piles reaching 21 meters down deep into the earth.
Work is also nearly complete on the heather coloured roof, comprising of nine roof slopes, each with impressive north facing windows.
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