George Leslie Ltd

Key Facts

  • Client: Scottish Water
  • Engineer: AECOM
  • Conditions of contract: NEC 3 Option C
  • Contract value: £330,662
  • Duration of works: Jan 2014 - April 2014

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Water Supply & Pipeline Work

Glendevon Raw Water System Repair Works

Glendevon Water Treatment Works provides the principal supply of treated water to the greater part of Fife. This project was for essential repairs and upgrades to the raw water feed from Glendevon Reservoir, high in the Ochil Hills, to Glendevon Water Treatment Works.

The main areas of work included repairs to five pipe-bridges, mains replacement and upgrading and stabilisation work to areas of slope slippage.

Key Activities:

· Vegetation strip & area clearances

· Scaffold erection for bridge works

· Blast cleaning and re-painting

· River diversions

· Rock armour supply & placing

· Slip-lining large diameter mains

· Laying 240m of 400Ø HPPE main

· Main road crossing & reinstatement

· Overcoming access & delivery snags

· Environmental protection measures


News updates


The overall project involves the off-site fabrication and installation of a new linkspan structure at Oban Ferry Terminal for client Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd (CMal).

12th February 2019

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GL return to the Sound of Kerrera

GL making a return visit to the Sound of Kerrera off Oban, to undertake substantial repairs to the breakwater which suffered collision damage following an altercation with a workboat earlier this year.

14th December 2018

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Polmadie Bridge official opening……..

Michael Matheson MSP and Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity covered all his portfolios at the official opening of the new Polmadie Footbridge giving pedestrian and cycle transport access,

18th September 2018

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George Leslie Ltd, Blackbyres Road, Barrhead, Glasgow, G78 1DU  |  |  +44 (0)141 881 9131