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  • 10th August 2022
    Gary Davis joins CIOB
    Ogilvie Construction are delighted to announce that Site Manager, Gary Davis has been accepted as a Chartered member of the CIOB and can now refer to himself proudly as a Chartered Construction Manager. Gary has joined a network of professionals who hold an internationally recognised qualification. Working with Team Ogilvie since 1997 he is a valued member of the team and is currently managing the construction of our George Street project in Glasgow. ...
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  • Ogilvie Construction manager, Bernard McLaughlan, is celebrating after being shortlisted in the finals of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Scotland Awards 2022 for the Project Manager of the Year category. In the fifteen years since he joined the company, Bernard has successfully managed a range of major construction projects including: Great Tapestry of Scotland Museum, Galashiels Premier Inn Hotel, Aviemore Combworks Student Accommodation, Aberdeen Orchard Brae ASN School, Aberdeen He is currently managing a project to deliver 118 new affordable homes in Aberdeen. Donald MacDonald, Managing Director, Ogilvie Construction, said: “We are incredibly proud to see that ...
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  • Ogilvie Construction has continued to expand its team with the appointment of Jim Yuille as Pre-Construction Manager and Rebecca Newlands as Estimating Assistant. With over 35 years’ experience in the construction industry, Jim has a broad knowledge of pre-construction management and construction delivery across both the private and public sectors.  He will be responsible for project development and phasing plans, logistics and risk mitigation strategies, as well as design management. Rebecca joins with over three years’ experience in commercial and procurement work. She will provide invaluable support to the estimating team. Donald MacDonald, Managing Director, Ogilvie Construction, said: “I’m delighted ...
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  • Ogilvie Construction has officially begun site operations on BT Group’s brand new multi-million pound contact centre in Dundee as Kate Forbes, Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Economy, and Rob Shuter, CEO of BT Enterprise, today (19 May) participated in the ground-breaking ceremony. The new office, which will be home to around 1,000 colleagues forms part of Dundee’s £1bn regeneration area, and will be located at West Marketgait, in the heart of the city centre, close to the waterfront. The building is expected to be completed in 2024 and will be one of BT Group’s 30 locations in the UK, developed as ...
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  • The team behind the design and build of the Great Tapestry of Scotland visitor centre in Galashiels is celebrating another accolade after winning the RICS Scotland Award for best public building. The building, designed by PagePark Architect and built by Ogilvie Construction, consists of gallery spaces, a visitor centre, café, workshop area and offices. The front of the neighbouring B listed post office was refurbished to accommodate staff and studio space. Colin Smith MRICS, chair of the judging panel, said: “These winning projects are a true testament to the hard work of property professionals in Scotland. The pandemic has led ...
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