|The Heartlands Business Park at Whitburn has secured its first major business tenant, having concluded a deal with Oil States Industries (UK) Ltd to develop a new state-of-the-art facility. This maintains Oil State’s position as one of West Lothian’s largest employers, securing and maintaining existing employment in moving to the new facility.
With multiple locations all over the world, Oil States has been operating at the Klaper facility in Bathgate since 1984, specialising in the inspection, repair and re-certification of drilling and well control equipment. Whilst securing the future of Oil States in the region, the deal is also another milestone for the Heartlands Development.
The Heartlands development is on a 27 acre site on the North side of the B7066 within the Business Park Zone in Scotland. Oil States UK Ltd awarded the main contract to Lagan Building Contractors who in turn placed a sub-contract for the M&E services to The Parr Group.
The works comprised of the following four buildings:-
• Fabrication/Machine Shop – 21,000m²
• Office Building – Fully integrated CAT A office space – 3,400m²
• Riser Building – 5,500m²
• Gate House – 250m²
Marmac Services Ltd and Airmac GDI Ltd were engaged by The Parr Group to carry our Mechanical and Compressed Air Installations which included the following elements:-
• Gas Radiant Heaters
• Heater Flues
• Gas Pipework.
• Heater Condensate Drains
• Water Coolant Pipework
• Specialist Gases
• High Level Water Services
• Supply, Installation & Commissioning of Compressors & Compressed Air Installations