McGill & Co

McGill secures two new contracts with Govanhill Housing Association

McGill has continued its relationship with Govanhill Housing Association and is working on two more projects as part of the area’s residential improvement scheme.

Published 24 August 2020

Green light for residential development at Dundee Waterfront

A project to convert the former Department for Work and Pensions building on Dundee’s Gellatly Street into residential properties has been granted full planning permission.

Published 4 August 2020

McGill secures fire safety contracts worth up to £4m

Building services contractor McGill has won a £400,000 contract and been appointed to a £3.6 million framework to deliver upgrades to fire alarms.

Published 6 May 2020

McGill appointed to Govanhill Housing Association’s £20m framework

Govanhill Housing Association has appointed contractors McGill to its £20 million major repairs framework.

Published 21 April 2020

McGill owner appoints new MD and hits acquisition trail with investment company re-launch

McGill owner Graeme Carling has announced the appointment of a new managing director for the building services company and the re-launch of his investment company United Capital as the parent firm of the business.

Published 8 January 2020

McGill ends turnaround year with another contract win

Dundee building services company McGill has unveiled another contract win, marking the end of what has been a turnaround year for the company.

Published 6 January 2020

McGill owner acquires Angus-based Alliance Electrical

New McGill owner Graeme Carling has completed his second company purchase of the year with the acquisition of Angus-based electrical, plumbing and heating firm Alliance.

Published 23 December 2019

McGill promotes Silvie Gowans to HR director as firm eyes Aberdeen office

Dundee building services company McGill has unveiled plans to open an Aberdeen depot and made an appointment to its board of directors.

Published 1 November 2019

Perthshire ventilation firm falls victim to Carillion and McGill Electrical insolvencies

A specialist manufacturer and installer of ventilation systems based in Coupar Angus has gone into liquidation with the loss of more than 80 jobs.

Published 31 October 2019

McGill administration process extended to 2021 as asset recovery continues

The administration process for McGill & Co has been extended until January 2021 as administrators said the “level and timing” of distributions to unsecured creditors in the former Dundee building services firm remains unclear.

Published 23 September 2019

Stricken builder loses employment tribunal for failing to inform staff of collapse

A Dundee building firm which fell into administration after falling victim to the loss of McGill & Co has lost an employment tribunal regarding the payment of staff wages.

Published 11 September 2019

McGill wins £2.6m housing association contract

Dundee-based building services firm McGill has secured a £2.6 million contract for work on a housing redevelopment project in Glasgow.

Published 30 August 2019

McGill becomes Living Wage accredited

The new owners of Dundee construction business McGill have committed to becoming an accredited Living Wage employer, just four months since acquiring the business.

Published 19 August 2019

Cater Group and McGill Homes lodge plans for 38 new flats in Dundee city centre

McGill Homes’ plan to convert a Grade B listed building on Dundee’s waterfront into residential properties has moved forward with the submission of a formal application.

Published 15 July 2019

McGill appoints new head of facilities management

Dundee building services company McGill has appointed Gregor Cunningham as its head of facilities management.

Published 18 June 2019