Morris & Spottiswood Blog

150th Store and more…

Congratulations to the Co-operative Group (Co-op), on the opening of their 150th new store, as part of their expansion strategy. Morris & Spottiswood undertook the complete refurbishment of this newly-acquired store (the site of a former delicatessen) in Edinburgh’s South Clerk Street. And, even if we do say so ourselves, it looks great. Together with [...]


Green Light for Morris & Spottiswood…..

Morris & Spottiswood is committed to minimising the environmental impact of our operations within the company’s sphere of activities, and are delighted to announce our Environmental Management System has just received ISO 14001 accreditation! Morris & Spottiswood are now aiming to ensure that every employee, our contractors and suppliers are encouraged to develop initiatives for [...]


Take off at Edinburgh Airport…..

Morris & Spottiswood are flying high after securing a new £1.2M contract at Edinburgh Airport! After successfully completing office upgrade works at the Airport for Police Scotland and a small enabling works package for the Airport Authority, we have been successful in securing this larger works package for the strip-out and the reconfiguration of a [...]



When we say & means more – we really mean it! One of our projects for Vodafone is at their Mast Site near Cape Wrath – the most North Westerly point of mainland UK! This project threw up many logistical challenges for our Contract Manager, Gordon Graham, when he scoped the site to identify the [...]


NatWest Canary Wharf Crossrail Branch

We have just completed a fantastic £1.5M fit out of this newly acquired property for the Royal Bank of Scotland to create a new NatWest Canary Wharf Crossrail Branch. Works included the fit out of single floor base shell to form a new NW Branch with 24 hour automation lobby, new banking hall, consultation areas [...]


Get on Your Bike…

Coast to Coast Charity Cycle in aid of Motor Neurone Disease Between the 13th-15th of June, 20 staff from 4 offices (Team M&S) cycled 170 miles between Morecambe and Bridlington. From coast to coast, they cycled across beautiful, varied landscape including the Lune Valley, Yorkshire Dales, Nidderdale and the Yorkshire Wolds and use traffic-free paths, [...]


Bloody Marvellous

On Friday 15th May, staff at Morris & Spottiswood raised over £1700 for “Cash for Kids” by taking part in the Charity’s “Superheroes Day”. Not only that but we also welcomed the Scottish Blood Transfusion’s Service mobile donating bus to our Office in Glasgow.  Over 80 donations were made on the day, by both our [...]


Our Employee Survey

Right at the core of everything we do in Morris & Spottiswood are our employees – they are the backbone of the service we provide for our clients; whether they’re working on site in client-facing roles or behind the scenes in support functions. At Morris & Spottiswood listening to our people is something we take [...]


Winning Work

On 25th May the Scottish Design awards 2015 were held at Glasgow’s Central Hotel, and fantastically two of Morris & Spottiswood’s recently completed projects were amongst the award winners; Glasgow Film Theatre, (GFT) – Cinema 3 won the award for the best Interior Design at the Ceremony. Previously featured in our Newsletter, the GFT is [...]


Leeds Teaching Hospitals

Morris & Spottiswood are delighted to have been appointed to Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust Contractor Framework for Building & Engineering works, which commenced on the 1st May 2015 and will run for 3 years.