Morris & Spottiswood Blog

Hugo Boss…

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 Hugo Boss project - the new menswear store at the Cheshire Oaks Retail Outlet in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire - all [...]


Added Services…

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 assets which require statutory maintenance. These include gas boilers and pipework, emergency lighting systems, electrical systems, lifts and escalators, and [...]


Designing for Health…

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, on the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo. Established over 50 years ago, the Sachibondu Rural Health Centre provides [...]


Edinburgh University Hotel

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 is a £1.2m refurbishment and remodelling of existing University student accommodation into a 4-star hotel with 29 bedrooms refurbished over [...]


BIFM Scotland Awards 2016

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 7th May 2016. There are three award categories: FM Professional of the Year FM Team of the Year FM Project [...]


New Maintenance Work…

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 value from £50 to £10,000. This framework covers six lots which include a wide variety of work such as masonry, [...]


The Broons Awards

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 life. The night was packed full with entertainment from Clanadonia (the kilt-cladded men who perform on Glasgow’s Buchanan Street), Dirty [...]


New Maintenance Works

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 years 2016-2018, and covers a diverse range of building types across all 3 estates. Works and job orders ranging from [...]


Edinburgh MDU

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 (MDU). The design by BDG Architects in York, used shipping containers to construct a mezzanine floor providing office space for [...]


& means more…

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 in 2008, Orkidstudio is a humanitarian design organisation whose focus is to benefit children and communities worldwide through innovative architecture [...]