Basic Site Details

Name: Electronics Factory for Burroughs Corporation
Town, district or village: Livingston
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Main contractor Tarmac Construction Ltd

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 1January 1979July 1980Build/construction 


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 10Andrew George DerbyshireArchitectA19791981 
Item 2 of 10Archibald James Campbell ClarkArchitectA19791981Worked on this factory with George Ward who was a mechanical engineer who had joined RMJMP from Steensen Varming Mulcahy and Partners.
Item 3 of 10Gerard Johannes BakkerArchitectA19791981Worked under George Ward - who was in fact a mechanical engineer who had joined RMJMP from Steensen Varming Mulcahy and Partners
Item 4 of 10Harold Alan WightmanArchitectA19791981 
Item 5 of 10John Christopher ('Chris') CarterArchitectA19791981 
Item 6 of 10John Deacon RichardsArchitectA19791981 
Item 7 of 10Kenneth Edward GrahamArchitectA19791981 
Item 8 of 10Kenneth George BufferyArchitectA19791981 
Item 9 of 10Thomas ('Tom') Riddell SpavenArchitectA19791981 
Item 10 of 10Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)Architectural practiceAJanuary 1979July 1980 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Burroughs Corporationof Detroit


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1979RIBA Directory of Practices 1979   
Item 2 of 2RMJM  RMJM Practice Brochure   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Archie ClarkInformation sent to Dictionary website Sent September 2014
Item 2 of 2Courtesy of Gerard BakkerInterview of Gerard Bakker by Kirsten McKee, December 2008