Basic Site Details

Name: Plant for Caterpillar Tractor Co Ltd
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of this plant along with another also for Caterpillar Co 5m. Civic Trust Award 1959.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Factory  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319561958Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31959 Won award or awards 
Item 3 of 3April 1968 Additionaddition to existing plant and offices at cost of 3.9m


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Donald FraserArchitectA19561958 
Item 2 of 4Horace James Dick HamiltonArchitectA19561958 
Item 3 of 4Iain BlackArchitectA19561958 
Item 4 of 4Wilson, Hamilton & WilsonArchitectural practiceA19561958 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Catterpillar Tractor Co Ltd 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building29 March 1968  p150