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New Look for Ogilvie Construction in 2015

Posted on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 14:44 in News
New Look for Ogilvie Construction in 2015

Ogilvie Construction has a new look for 2015 after rebranding the business with a new corporate identity that builds on more than 60 years of success.

Ogilvie Construction 2015 vans with Donald MacDonald

Ogilvie was founded in 1953 as a construction company and is one of the country’s most successful family-owned businesses, maintaining its position among Scotland’s leading building contractors.


Posted on Friday, 26 September 2014 15:08 in News

We are delighted to welcome our new group of Apprentices who have joined the Ogilvie Group. They are all based on various sites as well as attending their respective colleges.

RoSPA Gold award for Ogilvie Construction

Posted on Wednesday, 30 July 2014 15:12 in News
RoSPA Gold award for Ogilvie Construction

One of Scotland’s leading independent family owned businesses, Ogilvie Construction, has received a Gold Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) in this year’s Occupational Health & Safety Awards.

As the UK’s family safety charity, RoSPA’s mission to save lives and reduce injuries covers all ages and stages of life. In support of this mission, the RoSPA Awards, which date back 58 years, recognise commitment to continuous improvement in accident and ill health prevention at work.

150 year old time capule surprise find for Ogilvie team

Posted on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 11:46 in News

The team from Ogilvie Construction were given a 150 year old surprise while working on a project to refurbish the Village Hall in Gartmore, Stirlingshire.

A glass time capsule was found in in a specially constructed stone buttress at the base of the front elevation of the building.  To the astonishment of the team on site it contained a ‘Groat’, or four pence piece, dating back to 1836, along with a sixpence dated 1844.

Ogilvie Delivering Andy Murray's Cromlix Vision

Posted on Tuesday, 30 July 2013 13:36 in News
Ogilvie Delivering Andy Murray's Cromlix Vision

Stirling based Ogilvie Construction has been awarded the contract to transform Cromlix, recently bought by tennis champion Andy Murray, into a luxury five star venue.

Ogilvie has already started the extensive refurbishment of the listed Victorian mansion, which will create a 15 room exclusive hotel, set in 34 acres of countryside five miles outside Dunblane. It is scheduled to reopen next Spring.

New Board Appointments at Ogilvie Group

Posted on Tuesday, 14 May 2013 08:20 in News

Ogilvie Group has appointed Phil McEwan as Executive Chairman to succeed John Berry, who will step down at the end of June after six years in the role in a non-executive capacity.

Phil has been Managing Director of Ogilvie Construction for 16 years, during which time he has successfully led the business to become one of the leading construction companies in Scotland.

Donald MacDonald, currently Surveying Director of Construction, will take over as Managing Director of the construction business and also join the Ogilvie Group Board.

Construction works begin on Premier Inn's Glasgow Flagship Hotel

Posted on Monday, 13 May 2013 09:03 in News

Construction works have begun on a new 180 bed Premier Inn and Thyme Restaurant, designed by Lawrence McPherson Associates and constructed by Ogilvie Construction, for Whitbread PLC at Pacific Quay in Glasgow. The hotel scheduled to open for the Commonwealth games in 2014.

Located on the South side of the river Clyde, the new 6 storey hotel will sit next to the BBC Scotland building and directly opposite the SECC and the 'Armadillo'. The larger Pacific Quay development sits on the site of the former Glasgow garden Festival which was held in 1988. Pacific Quay now is home to the Glasgow Science Centre, IMAX cinema, The Millennium Tower as well as being the new home for BBC Scotland and STV.

Scottish Construction - A 'Stirling' Performance

Posted on Friday, 22 March 2013 08:01 in News

It’s no secret that the construction industry in Scotland hasn’t had its troubles to seek in recent years and it’s with this in mind that good news of a strong start to 2013 for Stirling based Ogilvie Construction, part of the family owned Ogilvie Group of companies, is all the more welcome.

Announcing that Ogilvie have received contract awards in excess of £20million during the first month of this year, Peter Queen (Pre-Construction Director) said “It’s the diversity of these project awards that is of particular significance to us.  With clients from both private and public sectors, projects ranging from £750k to over £10million, and at locations throughout Scotland, our portfolio continues to demonstrate our commitment to working closely with clients and their design teams to get the job done.”

Scottish Design Awards Nomination

Posted on Tuesday, 29 May 2012 15:23 in News

Judged by some of the UK’s most experienced and highly regarding figures in design, the Scottish Design Awards 2012 highlight the exceptional standards of design talent that exists in Scotland.

Ogilvie Construction are therefore delighted to achieve a double shortlist nomination at the recent Scottish Design Awards 2012 as both main contractor for Public Building of the Year 2012 and Contractor of the Year 2012. This recognition of Ogilvie Construction’s ongoing commitment to working closely with design teams to learn, understand, and consistently deliver projects of the highest quality that meet (and where possible exceed) the client’s expectations is particularly valued and we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all those who supported our nomination.

Ogilvie completes £10 million health project

Posted on Wednesday, 14 March 2012 14:34 in News

OGILVIE Construction has handed over the key to a revitalised hospital in north east Fife.

Adamson hospital ­ and the adjoining Cupar Health Centre - were extended and refurbished in a £10 million project by Ogilvie, working for NHS Fife.

At a special ceremony to mark the completion of the redevelopment, Arthur Morris, the chairman of Glenrothes and North East Fife Community Health Partnership, accepted a giant key to the hospital from Martin Lalley, contracts manager at Ogilvie Construction.

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© 2020 Ogilvie Construction. Part of the Ogilvie group of companies.
Ogilvie Construction is a registered company in Scotland with company number SC069644
Ogilvie House, 200 Glasgow Road, Stirling FK7 8ES
VAT registration number 400 892 864

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