Marshall Construction have concluded a comprehensive negotiation process and have been appointed as Principal Contractor for the first two phases in the redevelopment of the former Pilmuir Works in Dunfermline.

Phase 1 known as The Depot will provide Commercial Space and 37 Apartments for private sale with Phase 2 known as Foundry providing 66 Mid Market Residential Units for Kingdom Initiatives.

The redevelopment of the Pilmuir Works will create premium residential apartment accommodation in Dunfermline. These new build phases will be integrated with the restoration of one of Dunfermline’s most important landmarks.

The Linen Quarter combines the elegant heritage of Victorian Italianate architecture with contemporary design and architectural restoration to create well-appointed apartments within walking distance of Dunfermline’s shopping, cultural and travel hubs.

Dan Multon, Managing Director, Byzantian said: “We are very pleased to be working with Marshall Construction on The Linen Quarter, a new residential district for Dunfermline, and look forward to working on other place making developments in the near future”

Gareth Bland, Development & Bid Manager, Marshall Construction said: “We are delighted to have been appointed the Main Contractor to build The Depot & Foundry, a development that will revitalise the town centre. We look forward to working with our new client, Byzantian to successfully deliver these project that will drive growth in Dunfermline and the surrounding areas. Our experienced project team has already established the site and commenced the works”

I am really proud of my whole team and believe that we have developed an incredibly professional and collaborative culture. These new contracts demonstrate our on-going appetite for new opportunities in the Scottish construction market, as we move forward to deliver our growth strategy.”