Scottish Prison Service
Mason Evans Partnership
November 2017 – December 2017
Phoenix Drilling were appointed as principle contractor and instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the redevelopment of the former Provanmill Gas Works in Glasgow. The development is set to be the home of a new Scottish prison aiding the overcrowding issue faced by the Scottish Prison Service.
The works comprised of:
12No rotary boreholes
10No cable percussion boreholes
40No shallow hydraulic percussive boreholes
Installation of monitoring wells
Environmental and geotechnical sampling
Full time health & safety site supervision
Soils and rock core logging by in-house engineer
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