ST. MARY'S HOUSING
Robert Blackburn, the Director of St. Mary's Housing, is committed to delivering high quality homes at exceptional value. He is passionate about providing homes that are great to live in and economical to run. From finding sites to sourcing the door plates and everything else in between, his hands on approach ensures a consistent and effective focal point is maintained. The company has developed a range of skills which enables the management of land development, house building and infrastructure projects to be carried out safely and professionally, on time and on budget.
The Design team are experts in their field who’ve gained extensive experience of delivering housing developments throughout Scotland. McAdam Design's engineering expertise is led by Chris Tauber, who covers all aspects of civil works, structural design and surveys. The Architect, Peter Griffiths, is widely experienced with a variety of works throughout the UK, including successful projects within Orkney. McAdam Design offices combine both architectural and engineering disciplines under one roof to provide efficient and accurate guidance ensuring work is executed properly and to a standard that gives complete confidence.
Our chosen team of builders bring a wealth of experience and craftsmanship along with pride in their work. Alfred Flett Ltd recently celebrated their 75th year in business and have served the Orkney Islands for generations. The firm has become synonymous with integrity and quality. The chief sub-contractor, WRC Ltd are specialists in Insulated Concrete Formwork (ICF) and produce work of commendable quality. They have deservedly gained a reputation for excellence and have established themselves as key members of the team.
To make sure every home we build is as good as the last, a qualified Quantity Surveyor monitors the projects with periodic visits and monthly support, drawing on 25 years experience in the building industry throughout Scotland. Iain Blackburn’s depth and scope of experience is unique and has been gained through building firms based in Argyll which have included projects ranging from sheltered housing to the renovations of Castles in the western Isles. Spells with Edinburgh and Strathclyde councils, and a period as a building inspector for NHBC, have left Iain ideally placed to offer practical, invaluable advice.
MacRoberts offer a range of legal services to St. Mary's Housing and have specialists in construction and conveyance. The company's efficient and friendly style ensure all areas of the project progress smoothly and quickly, backed with the knowledge and confidence secured in dealing with major building programmes throughout Scotland.
For further advice MacRoberts can be contacted on 0141 303 1100, Simon Hay is a partner of the firm and is ably assisted by Emma Frizzle, together they will be pleased to talk you through the initial stages of securing your property, with particular guidance to those who may be unfamiliar with the Scottish Legal system.