274 new student beds completed in Edinburgh

24th January 2023 By Clark Contracts Ltd

CC London Road Ph 2 Dr-7

Clark Contracts have now completed the second phase of the Straits Meadow student accommodation development on Edinburgh’s London Road.


The contractor had already handed over the first phase of the development at 61-63 London Road, which created 198 beds, across six-storeys, along with office and community space on the ground floor.


The second phase has created another 76 beds, with a link corridor connecting this building to the phase 1 development.


Michael Scanlan, Director, Clark Contracts said, “It has been great to work on this major student accommodation in Edinburgh, where we have delivered over 800 student beds in the last 3 years.”


Founded in 1978, Clark Contracts Ltd is a privately owned main contractor with six operating divisions; Construction, Fit Out, Small Works, Retail, Maintenance and Manufactured Joinery. The company works throughout the UK, employing over 200 employees and won the ‘Best Place to Work’ award at the UK wide Construction News Talent Awards 2019. The proportion of business derived from repeat customers each year has averaged 79% over the past five years and 72% of customers rate the contractor as ‘Impressive’ or ‘First Class’.

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