Group projects

Woodbank Cemetery, Armadale

Contract Value  £350k
Contract Period  6 months
Contract Form NEC3 Engineering & Construction
Client  NEC3 Engineering & Construction
Project Manager  Ironside Farrar ltd


West Lothian Council identified the need for new cemetery facilities throughout
West Lothian and P1 was appointed Principal Contractor to design and build
Woodbank Cemetery.

Description of works

  • Adopted road access with controlled entrance
  • Car parking for 20nr vehicles (inc 2 disabled bays)
  • Secure Council works storage area
  • Vehicle turning circle
  • New build waiting facility and works bothy
  • Access paths and vehicle routes with circulation to a potential 150 lairs in phase 1 with enabling works for future expansion
  • Drainage works – surface and foul (including infrastructure for future phases)
  • Fencing works to boundaries
  • Feature drystone walling realignment replacements and repairs to existing
  • All design services inc – Landscape, Civics, Structural, M&E, transportation
  • Approvals, relating for building warrants, planning consents and technical approvals

After negotiating way-leave issues with adjacent landowner, P1 completed this project to the satisfaction of WLDC and earlier than similar packages awarded by WLDC.