Elgin House, Student Accommodation, Glasgow

Stothers M&E have successfully handed over a 330-bed student accommodation project in Glasgow – Elgin House.



With our extensive experience working in the fast-paced residential and commercial environments we once again delivered the MEP services on time and to the satisfaction of the client/main contractor Graham Construction.


The building not only consists of 330 studio/cluster bedrooms, it has retail space on the ground floor, reception with open study area, cinema room, amenity spaces from the ground to 7th floor, gymasium, laundry and an impressive balcony area on the 7th floor.




Specialist M&E services consisted of:


Electrical Services


  • Mains and sub mains distribution
  • LED lighting solution
  • External lighting
  • GP Power
  • AV system to amenity areas
  • Fire alarm and disabled refuge
  • CCTV
  • Access  control – online and offline doors
  • Intruder Alarm
  • Lightning protection
  • Structued cabling solution including IPTV and Wi-Fi
  • Electric heating
  • Generator

Mechanical services


  • CHP
  • Ventilation and air conditioning
  • Natural gas installation
  • Boiler house including heating & plumbing installation
  • Sanitary ware
  • Soils and wastes
  • Dry riser
  • BMS System



Client: Vero Group

Main Contractor: Graham Construction

Architect: Church Lukas

Consultant: Futureserv

Services: Mechanical & Electrical

Duration: 15 months

Value: £3,950,000

Location: Glasgow