Excellence in engineering is an aspiration Heddle Construction has accomplished for over 40 years.
The family company, run by managing director Derek Heddle in partnership with his father Ian, is Orkney’s most experienced renewable energy and civil engineering contractor.
Initially created to construct farm buildings, the company has continually evolved and expanded, adding a variety of specialised services to its portfolio.
Ingenuity, dedication and attention to detail drive its civil engineering operations, with a wealth of skills, expertise and resources available.
Recent projects include a wide variety of short and long-term civil engineering projects, including groundworks, building construction and utility works, with clients ranging from individuals to major public and private sector organisations.
Ongoing investment in staff, technology, plant and machinery ensures Heddle Construction offers the most comprehensive civil engineering and construction solutions in the market.
Market leaders in the construction of steel frame buildings, its civil engineering, haulage and support service experience is increasingly in demand. The crane hire operation is perhaps the most visible element of the business, with Heddle Construction’s distinctive blue fleet of Liebherr machines continually engaged on projects throughout Orkney.
It has also firmly established itself as experts in the renewable energy field, offering a range of vital services to the wind and marine power sectors.
Heddle Construction’s extensive private and public sector construction experience covers everything from commercial and agricultural buildings, to steel fabrication and improvement works. It undertakes small-scale projects through to full design and build contracts, approaching every job with the same commitment, energy and attention to detail.
Local knowledge, combined with a positive and collaborative approach to the task in hand, continues to generate significant levels of repeat business and staff are proud to have established many long-term working relationships with clients.
Always delighted to discuss any aspect of its services with clients, old and new, Heddle Construction is eager to help make every project a success.
It provides: project management; design and build services; principal contractor role; wave and tidal developer support; wind turbine services; excavation and groundwork; reinforced concrete structures; steel portal frame buildings; heavy crane hire; contract lifting services; abnormal load transport; warehousing and storage; plant hire and access equipment.