£9million roof repairs for Aberdeen to take a year

ABERDEEN station’s glass roof will be repaired and improved in a £9million scheme lasting 12 months.

Discoloured glass panels will be replaced with modern, lightweight polycarbonate glazing, and a new access system will make it safer for staff to work on the Grade A-listed structure in future years.Previously, a lack of access to the roof made it difficult to maintain, leading to corrosion damage, damp, dirt, vegetation and bird guano building up on the impressive structure.

Read more in the November issue of The RM – on sale now!

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