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New Aldi Store – Cowdenbeath, Fife

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015



The continued successful relationship between Aldi and Skene Group Ltd has resulted in Fife seeing a further introduction of the supermarkets growth. Currently the infrastructure package is well on with the tar surfacing due to be laid this month up to wearing coat level. All the onsite drainage and foundation works are complete. The forming of the car parking is ongoing.

The infrastructure and groundwork’s package was awarded to Skene Group Ltd on the back of a very onerous tendering process where Fife based Skene Group Ltd were able to offer Aldi the best value for money within the industry for this type of work. The benefits of using the Skene Group Ltd are the in house resources are all experienced operatives, with the emphasis on providing the Client with a service which meets with their fast build times and high quality finishes. The Skene Group Ltd are providing all raw materials to service the works, Our Local quarry at Leslie in Fife is benefiting from the work, ensuring the continued employment of all the operatives at the quarry. The concrete from our local batching plant at Crossgates is also seeing continued work as a result of securing the package on this development. The Skene Group Ltd transport division, recently having invested huge sums of money in keeping the lorry fleet renewed, some 12 new mixers and similar 8 wheel tippers ensuring our service to the Client is never in jeopardy. Skene Group Ltd have now completed three new stores, along with currently delivering a further two stores to the chain of Aldi’s ever growing presence within the British Retail outlet market.   A success story for both Aldi and Skene Group Ltd.  

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