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Case Studies

Spitfire restoration

Key Information Project: Edinburgh Airport Spitfire Repair Client: Balfour Beatty on behalf of Merlin ERD Repair type: Model Spitfire restoration Project time: 2 finishers working across 5 full days Summary Edinburgh Airport is home to an iconic, life-sized model of a Spitfire plane. Built in

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Restoring extensive paint damage inside a period home

Key information Project – Restoration of a kitchen, hallway and flooring throughout the ground floor. Client – Top 10 UK Insurer Project Completion Time – 1 month Sector – Insurance Summary We were approached by loss adjusters to restore large areas of a period property after black gloss

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Restoring a badly damaged statue of Queen Victoria

Key Information Project: Aberdeen Music Hall Refurbishment Client: Kier Construction Repair type: Statue restoration Project time: 1 finisher working across 4 full days Summary The Aberdeen Music Hall is currently undergoing a £7m transformation in a bid to bring it back to its former glory

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Underground toilet repair and restoration

Key information Client name –  Sunter Limited, on behalf of Sunderland City Council Repair type – Intricate repairs and refurbishment to thousands of glazed bricks as well as sinks, urinals and toilets. Summary Sunter Limited, a North East construction firm, called in the expertise of Plastic Surgeon,

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Outdoor gym equipment gets a new lease of life

Key information Project – Outdoor gym equipment refurb for Client – Robertson Group Repair type – Specialist repair and recoat to outdoor gym equipment Project time – 32 hours Summary Plastic Surgeon’s repair skills were brought in by Robertson Group to assist with repairs to used outdoor gym equipment

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IKEA cladding repairs

Key information Project – New IKEA store, Exeter Client – McLaughlin and Harvey – a Scottish firm Repair type – Comprehensive respray and repair to powder coated grey panels required in time for IKEA’s new Exeter store’s opening Project time – 2 finishers x 7

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Specialist building repairs aid project completion

A new £33million national centre of excellence for the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service has been under construction at the Heriot-Watt Research Park near Edinburgh since 2014. The centre has been built from scratch at the site and designed to serve the specific needs of

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Bathroom pod repair in city centre hotel

The Citizen M hotel in Glasgow has a quirky and unique approach to its room décor, offering its guests a vibrant, eclectic experience as part of their stay. This original approach to décor sees bathroom pods incorporated into the bedrooms. These pods have multi-coloured lighting,

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Fireproof tile repairs on campus

The construction of Ayrshire College’s new Kilmarnock Campus began in 2014 at an estimated cost of £53m. The work has primarily been carried out by McLaughlin and Harvey, the main construction contractor tasked with completing the job. Inevitably, as during any major construction project, some

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Stan Laurel statue repair and restoration

Plastic Surgeon stepped in to restore a much loved Stan Laurel statue in a North Shields park, after years of exposure to the elements and acts of vandalism left it requiring extensive work. Mark Johnson, Operations Manager for the North East at Plastic Surgeon, said: “Inevitably,

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Life-size model rhino statue repairs

In the summer of 2016, Plastic Surgeon got firmly behind Paignton Zoo’s Great Big Rhinos Project, which saw a concerted effort to raise money for rhino conservation. The project consisted of 40 life-sized and individually painted rhino sculptures scattered throughout Devon and the English Riviera,

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