Western Isles Primary Schools

Project Description

The design of five new primary schools, Point, Westside, Sir E Scott, Balivanich and Daliburgh Primary Schools.

Location: Stornoway, Western Isles
Client: Sgoiltean Ura/Western Isles Council
Value: £ 38 Million
Project Dates: 2012

Construction Overview

Construction was of traditional steel frame buildings incorporating robust finishes and detailing and enclosed courtyards to cope with the harsh environment. Challenges included remote locations, poor ground, and design for flood conditions