Madras College, St Andrews

The £50million Madras College, St Andrews due for completion in 2021, is the first part of the £250million Building Fife’s Future Programme due to deliver seven schools over the next ten years in the region.  Firespec were retained to carry out off-site inspections of intumescent coating application to perimeter steels at the fabricator’s facilities and…

177 Bothwell Street, Glasgow

Following the successful delivery of inspection and consultancy services on Bothwell Exchange’s sister project 122 Waterloo Street, Firespec were again engaged to perform the off-site appraisal of intumescent coating application and on-site touch-ups and repairs for HFD Group’s in-house construction division.  The project extends to 29,000m2 of Grade A of office space including a 750m2…

122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow

This seven storey, 15,000m2 HFD Group office development in Glasgow’s business district is occupied by international banking giant Morgan Stanley.  The off-site application of intumescent coatings were inspected regularly by Firespec at the fabricator’s paint shop and again after erection to verify the correct standards of touch-up repair of the unavoidable damage caused during erection…

Buchanan Wharf, Glasgow

Firespec were honoured to be engaged as the Consultants and Inspectors responsible for reactive fire protection systems on this dynamic city centre district, based on the South Bank of the iconic River Clyde.  A massive 40,000m2 of off-site applied intumescent coatings were inspected during application and again after erection and touch-up to ensure compliance with…

City of Glasgow College – City Campus

Firespec have carried out thorough dry film thickness (dft) testing on a large percentage of this structure, which is one half of the £228 Million City of Glasgow college new campuses development. The contract involved more than 25,000m2 of structural steel coated with intumescent for 90 and 120 mins fire protection. What should have been…

Gorbals Health Centre, Glasgow

One of a series of new health care centres in the Glasgow City Council areas, this multi-million pound health centre (part of the hub West Scotland series of projects) was constructed in the heart of Glasgow by construction and infrastructure company Morgan Sindall. The £16 million project designed by JM Architects will house GP surgeries,…

Woodside Health Centre, Glasgow

This £18 million project to replace the facility in Barr Street was designed by architects Page & Park and constructed by Morgan Sindall. Firespec were delighted to be asked to carry out inspection on the structural steel fire protection, the first for this new client. The invite came through the Project Manager who had a…

Inverness College

The £50 million Inverness College UHI campus project is the largest development in the campus site. This 3 storey building has 20,000m2 space and can accommodate about 6500 students. Firespec had the privilege of inspecting the completed intumescent paint coatings to ensure the correct level of fire protection was achieved to the new state-of-the art…

One West Regent Street, Glasgow

Located in the heart of Glasgow, One West Regent Street is a new landmark development designed by Ryder Architecture with Sir Robert McAlpine as the main contractor.

Firespec’s involvement in this £60 million project has enabled SRM to hand over a properly fire protected structure, assisiting them in meeting with their CDM obligations for this package.

With 143,000 sq ft of grade A office and retail space over eleven levels, it is real boost to Glasgow’s commercial office space.

The development is one of Glasgow’s greenest buildings with EPC ‘A’ and BREEAM ‘Very Good’ Ratings Achieved.