The trend nowadays is to locate industrial units, new offices and retail units within largely out of town business and retail parks. A significant part of our workload is in the design of such developments. These projects involve us in large scale infrastructure design as well as in the design of large span retail warehouses.

CRA (Alloa) Ltd are employed by Design and Build Contractors and by developers acting for major clients as well as direct appointments to Private and Public Clients.

CRA (Alloa) Ltd have a long standing involvement with local authorities and some of the country’s leading house builders on projects that range from care homes for the elderly to traditional build housing developments to modern timber framed medium rise flatted developments in Alloa, Edinburgh, Stirling and elsewhere.

Nature of Work Undertaken by the Practice : Domestic/Local Authority, Commercial, Industrial and Environmental Projects involving all aspects of Civil and Structural Engineering.

Typical Range of Projects :

Domestic/Local Authority/Housing Assoc :  Housing developments including Roads, Sewers and Building Design. Structural Inspection works and preparation of reports including repair proposals. Small scale domestic house alterations, extensions and single new builds.

Commercial/Hotels :  Shop/Office/Hotel new build and refurbishment involving traditional construction materials and historical/listed buildings.

Industrial :  Commissions from Distillery/Brewery/Animal Feed/Malting Industries involving steel framed plant buildings, warehouses etc., along with associated offices and ancillary accommodation of traditional construction.

Environmental :  Domestic and Industrial sewage treatment works. Private drainage and public sewer systems.

Professional Indemnity Insurance :  ACE Scheme Administered by Griffiths and Armour, limit £2 million, each and every claim (Copy of Current Professional Indemnity Insurance available as required)