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Maintaining Pizza Hut…

By |May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Morris & Spottiswood have been successful in securing planned and reactive maintenance for Pizza Hut. This multi-trade contract covers 22 restaurants across Scotland and ranges in scope from joinery and roofing to civils works. [...]

Growing with Arnold Clark…

By |May 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Great news that we are expanding our maintenance services with Arnold Clark. Due to our successful delivery in Carlisle and the North West of England, we have now secured reactive and planned maintenance works [...]

Ringing the changes…..

By |June 30th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Greyfriars building in Coventry Refurbishment We have been awarded a contract to undertake internal staircase refurbishment works for BT at the Greyfriars building in Coventry. This will be our fourth project for BT this [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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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 [...]


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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