Ogilvie the construction of a new 48 bed care home incorporating enhanced space standards and social interaction elements.
The building comprised a three storey part podium deck steel frame / traditional and part timber kit frame on traditional reinforced concrete foundations. Externally the project was finished in a pallet of high quality finishes such as laminated rainscreen cladding, blockwork render, aluminium clad windows with a flat roof, finished in single ply membrane.
The care home provides a residential facility which supplies a full care service; a cinema, restaurant, cafeteria, fitness room and lecture areas. These facilities provide residents with a comfortable stay and supports NHS Lanarkshire in the modernisation of services.
Internally all finishes were of high quality and the building was air conditioned in the cinema room and public areas. To assist with the safety of the patients, special low surface temperature radiators. Special need sanitary ware was installed including ARJO baths. Externally, Ogilvie undertook high quality landscaping works surrounding the care home, including external patio areas, garden areas, floor-scapes and water features such as a fish pond and ornamental pool.