Client: Water of Leith

Value: £398,000.00

Completion: November 2007


 Water of Leith

Project Name

 Barge 1502

Project Address

The Shore,




 Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Steelwork, Joinery, Glazing & Outfitting

Main/Principle Contractor

 Marmac Services Ltd

M&E Consultants

 Marmac Services Ltd


 22 Weeks



Description Of Works

The Barge was originally a total shell which had been submerged completely to get it under the bridge to gain access to berth. Marmac were employed as Main Contractor for the full refit to create office spaces. The works included the following elements:-

  • Steelwork Fabrication
  • Outer Cladding
  • Window Manufacture & Installation
  • Spray Insulation
  • Fabricate & Install Spiral Staircases
  • Move Bollards
  • Cut Ports
  • Kitchen & Toilet Installations
  • Floor Joists & Ply
  • Slip Floor
  • Paint Deck
  • Lower / Upper Walls
  • External Wood
  • Roof
  • Doors
  • Water Pump
  • Gangway
  • Mechanical & Electrical Services
  • Completion & Handover

All works were finished to the highest standard and the Barge now occupies a prime position berthed at The Shore in Leith, adjacent to Fisher’s restaurant across from the Malmaison Hotel.