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Contract for Repairs to Bindon Abbey Ruins

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Contract for Repairs to Bindon Abbey Ruins

Closing Date: 10th Sep 2018

Masonry Repairs and soft wall capping of remaining high level masonry of Bindon Abbey

Programme: site work September – October 2018

Contract value above £70,000

Conservation Contractors skilled in the use of lime mortars and consolidation of masonry to apply

Outline job requirements

  • To remove all damaging vegetation and root systems within high walls
  • To reinstate all fallen masonry currently on scaffold
  • To re-bed top stones, ensuring structural integrity of upper levels – providing suitably flat surface where applicable for soft wall capping.
  • To deep pack and point, surface point as required on faces to ensure longevity of Monument
  • To instate soft wall capping at high level following all masonry repairs.
  • To consolidate and conserve in a way which will enable the removal of the scaffolding on completion of the works

Expressions of interest to be sent to by 10AM 10th September 2018.