Arelentless focus on maintaining the highest standards of quality and customer service is the key to continued growth at Ogilvie Construction, one of Scotland’s leading building contracts and construction companies.
The company was established in 1946 as the founding business in the Ogilvie Group and is still one of the country ’s largest privately owned construction companies.
Ogilvie operates a multi-skilled team to manage every aspect of the build process for customers, from inception and design, through procurement and construction, to aftercare customer service. It works closely with customers along every step of a project, covering early feasibility ,design and where appropriate, value engineering.
Skilled bricklayers, joiners, plasterers and plumbers, who are all direct employees of the company ,support highly experienced management teams. With an eye on continued development, Ogilvie invests in an extensive programme of skills training and development for apprentices.
With accreditation to ISO 9001/2001, 140001 and 18001 by the BM TRADA scheme, Ogilvie regularly reviews procedures and processes as part of an ethos of continuous improvement and efficiency .Health and safety is atop priority and the company ’s health and safety manager works across all of the teams, visiting sites and advising on all health and safety related matters.
Ogilvie recognises the benefits of working with local suppliers and actively encourages local specialists to engage with them on every new project, supporting the local economy by working in partnership.
The company has delivered major construction projects across Scotland in a wide range of sectors including education, hospitality, leisure, industrial, commercial, residential and office.
Ogilvie is at the forefront of innovative building solutions in the education sector , delivering more than £200 million in new schools projects in recent years
The company has also built and refurbished schools and associated sports facilities for Edinburgh City Council and South Lanarkshire Council, all to high standards of quality and sustainability .
With the rising demand for high quality ,low lifecycle cost student accommodation provision, Ogilvie is currently successfully delivering facilities in both Aberdeen and Edinburgh, with future projects pending across a number of Scotland’s key academic institutions.
Our pro-active, flexible approach enables us to work closely with the operator and their design team to achieve optimum value for money construction, combined with efficient and effective maintenance reduction programmes.
Ogilvie’s philosophy of partnership with customers ensures a detailed understanding of their needs and results in many long-term associations. The value of this approach is recognised by Whitbread Group in a partnership that stretches back over 15 years. In that time, Ogilvie Construction has carried out building work throughout Scotland and Northern England for the Premier Inn, Brewers Fayre and Marriott brands, including new build, refurbishments and extensions.