SUCCESSFUL DEBUT INTO STUDENT HOUSING SECTOR IN STIRLING
Arc-Tech (Scotland) Ltd have added to their reputation for reliability by successfully delivering the £1.7 Million Building Services element of the overall construction contract for the recently completed Centro House in Stirling.
The Arc-Tech contract was completed within the agreed 32-week programme and incorporated the installation of all lighting, LV connections and distribution, heating and plumbing as well as ventilation, security and fire detection systems. Arc-Tech also assumed responsibility for the erection of the partition walls in partnership with VQ Construction. The works formed a major part of the newly opened Centro Student Living development in Stirling city centre. The purpose-built facility comprises a high specification facility with 122 bedrooms where students of Stirling University can enjoy all the benefits of city centre living whilst still being only a short journey from the Campus.
John Gallacher, Managing Director of Arc-Tech, said:
“Centro House is a landmark project for Arc-Tech given that it is our first large contract in the important student accommodation sector. We were delighted to be involved and are pleased to have played an important role in supporting the aspirations of Centro Student Living and Stirling University to create high-quality modern accommodation for the students.”
Andrew Hutchinson, Director of Centro Student Living Ltd, said:
“Students from all over the world chose Stirling as their home and University of choice, and we believe Centro House delivers on our objective of providing high-quality accommodation for these important visitors to the city. We are very pleased with the role played by Arc-Tech in the overall development, and are delighted that students of Stirling University can now enjoy all the benefits of living in the heart of the city centre in a modern energy efficient building.”