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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 [...]

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 [...]

Edinburgh MDU

By | March 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Network Rail’s Edinburgh MDU (Maintenance Delivery Unit) Office is open for business This £2.2M project comprised the refurbishment of an existing steel portal framed shed and an extension to support Network Rail’s Maintenance Delivery Unit [...]

& means more…

By | January 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

As a company Morris & Spottiswood have a long track record of helping people in the communities in which we work; however we also get involved further afield, as our work with Orkidstudio shows. Founded [...]

A rich resource for all lovers of poetry…

By | January 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

In April we were awarded the contract for the extension and modification of a unique national resource, the Scottish Poetry Library. This award-winning building re-designed by Nicoll Russell Studios has re-opened with new features such [...]

Look on the Bright Side…

By | January 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

We recently completed a £1 million refurbishment of the ground floor wing at Tyne House for Barclays' in Sunderland. Works undertaken included: • New meeting and training rooms. • New floor, wall and ceiling finishes [...]

Just what the doctor ordered…

By | December 17th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

We are delighted to have won a place on a new NHS Framework, covering the following areas: Ayrshire & Arran, Borders, Dumfries & Galloway, Fife, Forth Valley, Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Lanarkshire, Lothian and Tayside. [...]

Trades People of the Future…Year 2

By | December 7th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

Our partnership with Govan High School in developing their Pre-apprenticeship Training Programme is going from strength to strength. The school and its volunteer ‘Skills for Life’ Development Officer, Peter Crawford, are building on the success [...]

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