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Elmwood Projects set to show and tell at Olympia

Elmwood Projects set to show and tell at Olympia

Planning on attending the Museums + Heritage Show 2014 at London’s Olympia? Then come along to stand G9 for a glimpse behind the scenes of some of Elmwood Projects’ latest fit outs. Hear how we helped integrate state-of-the-art technologies with original features at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard during the £1.25m fit out of major new exhibition [...]

Quick turnaround for double-aged Dewar’s

Quick turnaround for double-aged Dewar’s

Dewar’s new-look Visitor Centre at the Aberfeldy Distillery is on schedule to open in time to capitalise fully on what’s set to be a truly remarkable year for tourism in Scotland. Designed by Contagious, with fit out by Elmwood Projects, the project has involved the complete refurbishment of the existing Visitor Centre which welcomes over [...]

Restoring Govan’s glory days

Restoring Govan’s glory days

The iconic, A-listed Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Offices in Govan, Glasgow have been given a new lease of life thanks to a £4m restoration project, with fit out by Elmwood Projects. Designed by Studioarc, the restored building provides a dedicated heritage centre documenting the history of the once thriving Clydeside industry, along with 18,000 sq. [...]

Planning makes perfect for TLT fit out

Planning makes perfect for TLT fit out

One firm of solicitors, three office floors requiring fit out – two of them fully occupied throughout the programme of works. Problem? Not for Elmwood Projects, thanks to some painstaking planning. Explains Commercial Director Stewart Arnott: “Our client, UK-wide firm TLT Solicitors, was looking to expand their office space at 140 West Regent Street, Glasgow [...]

Final pieces in place at Glasgow School of Art

Final pieces in place at Glasgow School of Art

With just over a week to go until its official opening, the final pieces are now in place at Glasgow School of Art’s new Reid Building, with bespoke manufactured joinery by Elmwood Projects. Home to the School of Art’s design department, the landmark new building was designed by New York-based Steven Holl Architects in partnership [...]

Elmwood fit out new Edinburgh office for Scott Brownrigg

Elmwood fit out new Edinburgh office for Scott Brownrigg

International design practice Scott Brownrigg has opened a new regional UK office in Edinburgh, with fit out by the Elmwood team. The new office, led by Alex Donaldson, will support a range of business opportunities in the region, reinforcing the firm’s commitment to UK and international expansion, with established offices in London, Guildford and Cardiff [...]

New café bar for students and staff of Coatbridge College

New café bar for students and staff of Coatbridge College

Students and staff of Coatbridge College can look forward to a brand new café bar facility. Designed by Hardies Property & Construction Consultants, who in recent years oversaw an ambitious renovation of the main campus, the new café bar continues the drive to improve facilities and make the College more user-friendly than ever. Says Commercial [...]

Bombay Sapphire? Don’t mind if we do.

Bombay Sapphire? Don’t mind if we do.

Elmwood Projects has been invited to carry out the bespoke manufacture and fit out for Bombay Sapphire’s groundbreaking new gin distillery and visitor centre at the historic Laverstoke Mill in Hampshire. As you would expect of the world’s number one premium gin, the vision for the new distillery and visitor attraction – headed up by [...]

Ship shape for National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

Ship shape for National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

Work on the major new exhibition at the National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN) in Portsmouth is well underway with the bespoke joinery items in manufacture and several already on site. Designed by Redman Design, with fit out by Elmwood Projects, ‘HMS – Hear My Story’ will bring to life the previously untold stories [...]

Elmwood ushers in new era focusing on core business activity

Elmwood ushers in new era focusing on core business activity

Bespoke joinery manufacture and fit out have long been at the heart of Elmwood’s core business activity – and never more so than now as the team forges ahead with further expansion of its portfolio of Museum & Heritage projects. The move sees the winding down of the Group’s new-build construction and building contracting divisions [...]