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George’s Blog May 2017

By | May 5th, 2017|Categories: Georges Blog|

This is the latest acquisition for the M&S art collection. As maybe some of you know we have collected art for the last ten years and it is hung in all four offices. The [...]

The Apprentice: You’re Hired!

By | May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Blog|

With a resource shortage felt across the construction industry, Morris & Spottiswood fully believe Apprenticeship Programmes are one the best ways of investing in the future. George Morris, Chairman, emphasised how crucial Apprenticeships are to [...]

Winter Warmer…

By | January 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Morris & Spottiswood have successfully delivered a £1.75 million makeover for River Clyde Homes that includes the creation of an energy saving biomass heating system. The completion of the project at Cartsdyke Apartments in Greenock, [...]

RNLI

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Morris & Spottiswood's Maintenance Division, under new Director John Murphy, have recently started work with the RNLI, carrying out reactive and planned maintenance. We are providing a multi-trade service, to RNLI lifeboat stations, support centres [...]

Inspiring City Awards 2016

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Blog, uncategorized|

Last month we were invited to join Govan High School's table at Glasgow's Inspiring City Awards 2016. Nominated within the Education Category was Peter Crawford for his incredible commitment to the Pre-Apprenticeship Programme that Morris & [...]

Investing in the Future

By | October 31st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Jobs|

Morris & Spottiswood pride ourselves on developing and supporting people to achieve their full potential. We are committed to working in partnership with neighbouring communities and supporting local schools, offering work placements and apprenticeships to [...]

High Court B

By | October 31st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Fitout|

We have recently completed our latest project for the Scottish Court and Tribunal Service, the refurbishment of High Court B in Glasgow. This £850k project was completed within 17 weeks and consisted of: Complete new [...]

Macmillan Coffee Morning

By | October 31st, 2016|Categories: Blog, uncategorized|

Morris & Spottiswood ran another successful coffee morning last month to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Care within our Glasgow Office. Staff brought in delicious home baked goodies (and some that were suspiciously perfect), to [...]

Hugo Boss…

By | June 17th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

In March we announced that we had been appointed as main contractor on the prestigious 2016 Hugo Boss Framework. We are delighted to say that we have now successfully completed the fitout of our first [...]

Added Services…

By | June 8th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Did you know as an employer, a building owner or landlord, there are numerous responsibilities and obligations to keep your building compliant and safe? Most buildings have fire systems and water systems, with many having [...]

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George’s Blog November 2015

By | November 10th, 2015|Categories: Georges Blog|

As I was searching through family photographs for a school project I came across this photo of the first and second generation of the family. All of them apart from Granny worked in the business [...]

George’s Blog August 2015

By | August 7th, 2015|Categories: Georges Blog|

So I started thinking instead about why I love this country. One thing that I reflected on this morning was how much I enjoy watching BBC breakfast and the professionalism of the presenting team. Steph [...]

George’s Blog July 2015

By | July 10th, 2015|Categories: Georges Blog|

I took a very interesting phone call this month from Mrs Bridget Lindsay of the Tayside Church Recorders asking about a contract she thinks we completed in 1927. The contract was for the manufacture and [...]

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