CHAP Group Update
During the COVID-19 pandemic, CHAP Group has been strictly adhering to Scottish Government advice regarding construction. The majority of our sites have been closed since the end of March, with the exception of some essential works at NHS . . .
Update from Hugh Craigie, Managing Director
Following the announcement from the Prime Minister last night, we are closing the majority of our sites with . . .
Works Progressing at Hospitalfield Arts in Arbroath
Works are progressing at CHAP’s project at Hospitalfield Arts in Arbroath.
Pictured above is the existing wall behind which the new kitchenette and toilets will be formed. The wall has been propped and secured using CHAP Quarries . . .
This project consisted of 1.8km of duct installation, completed through the night to minimise impact on traffic in the busy Kirkhill Industrial Estate.
Essentially a straightforward duct installation contract made more challenging by having to work through the night, temporarily reinstating all works at the end of every shift to ensure the road was fully open for rush hour the following morning.
Permanent surfacing works were undertaken at weekends when traffic flows were lower.
Multiple water courses had to be crossed and a high volume of existing underground services meant the team had to overcome many challenging bottle necks whilst maintaining a tight programme.