WDL UK win Turner Prize contract


We were appointed as the drylining and joinery contractor by H&J Martin for the refurbishment of the old Ebrington barracks in Derry City which was to be turned into an art gallery for the Turner prize which was being held outside the mainland (UK) for the first time as part of city of culture 2013.

+ Our scope of works included:

+ – New wall linings to all perimeter walls

+ – New internal metal stud walls and plasterboard

+ – New M/f plasterboard ceilings

+ – New acoustic flooring throughout

+ – All walls and ceilings lined with kingspan insulation

+ – All related joinery, doors, architraves and skirting boards.

This was a 9 month project and was completed with 8 weeks of the programme remaining.