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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 [...]

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 & [...]

Designing for Health…

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

Morris & Spottiswood are excited to be sponsoring the new Orkindstudio 'Designing for Health' project in Zambia. The project aims to provide significantly improved healthcare facilities and services to isolated communities in Zambia's northwest region, [...]

Edinburgh University Hotel

By | May 6th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We are pleased to announce the successful completion of another project with The University of Edinburgh. This unique project was one of a kind, something a little different from the usual University portfolio. Masson House [...]

BIFM Scotland Awards 2016

By | April 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Morris & Spottiswood are delighted to be sponsoring the BIFM(British Institute of Facilities Management) Scotland Recognition Awards 2016. These awards will take place during the annual Gala Ball in The Marriott Hotel, Glasgow on the [...]

New Maintenance Work…

By | April 20th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We are happy to announce that we have been appointed as the main contractor of the Perth & Kinross Council’s Reactive Maintenance Framework. This framework will run for 3 years, 2016-2019, with jobs ranging in [...]

The Broons Awards

By | April 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Morris & Spottiswood were delighted to be nominated for the Family Business Award at the first-ever ‘Broons Awards’ held in Glasgow a few weeks ago, celebrating great achievements of Scottish Families in all areas of [...]

New Maintenance Works

By | March 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We are delighted to be appointed to the Reactive and Planned Maintenance Framework providing services across three major University's; University Of Glasgow, University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian University. The Framework will run for 2 [...]

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SLOMO

By | May 25th, 2015|Categories: Georges Blog|

Just occasionally it is so important to smell the roses and appreciate what life is all about. I loved this film about the SLOMO skater. Well worth a click.

It is sometimes tricky describing what we do

By | March 11th, 2015|Categories: Georges Blog|

Photos are easier but they really only give the end result. I think most contractors can deliver quality if the brief is clear and there is enough time. But as we all know time is a precious commodity. For me the bit in the middle is the moment of truth.

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