Youth Build Spend The Day at Parkhead

Action for Children’s latest group of Construction “newbies” spent the day with McTaggart Construction at our two sites for Parkhead Housing Association. 10 young people took part in the day programme that consisted of: Construction Career readiness talk, focusing on the commitment and initiative required by young people to succeed in the industry delivered by […]

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Success at Scottish Home Awards 2016!

Our Laurel Homes Development at Dunlop Manor has been awarded Renovation of the Year at the Scottish Property Awards. Dunlop Manor was shortlisted for three separate awards and faced strong competition in each of the categories but won in the strongly contested category of Renovation of the Year. […]

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McTaggart Supports Princes Trust

Over recent years McTaggart Construction has supported the work of the Princes Trust and how it can develop the future of the construction industries workforce. McTaggart Construction has supported three different Princes Trust Programmes this month on sites in Glasgow and East Kilbride. Princes Trust Get into Home Building McTaggart Construction believes work placements are […]

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100th Work Placement

Through our work placement initiatives, we try to give young people the opportunity to experience a variety of different trades and gain valuable site experience. Over the past year we have worked with a number of different employability support agencies in the areas in which we are working. At our Laurieston Glasgow site McTaggart we […]

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Housing project carves up community boost

An award-winning local charity has received a £20,000 makeover thanks to Renfrewshire’s newest affordable housing development. The STAR Project’s base in Paisley’s Wallace Street was refurbished as a community benefit of Sanctuary Scotland’s regeneration of Shortroods. Sanctuary Scotland’s contractor McTaggart Construction decorated the building, replacing floors and improving the toilets. The makeover has delighted staff, […]

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Bellrock Close shortlisted for Saltire Award in Innovation!

McTaggart Construction is delighted announce that our Bellrock Close development in Cranhill, Glasgow for the Scottish Veterans Housing Association has been shortlisted for the prestigious Saltire Society Housing Design Awards in the Innovation category! Established in 1937 the Award celebrates the best in housing design in Scotland. Intended for Owners, Clients, Architects, House-builders and Housing Developers of […]

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Laurieston Project shortlisted for HFS awards!

McTaggart Construction is delighted to have been shortlisted in the Homes For Scotland Awards 2015 with their entries for Laurieston, Glasgow in the Best Development – Large and Best Partnership in Affordable Housing Delivery categories. McTaggart Construction was appointed to deliver the first phase of the Laurieston Regeneration project in Glasgow.  This development was the largest single […]

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New residents move into Columba’s Wynd in Kilmarnock

East Ayrshire Council’s affordable housing development on the site of the former St Columba’s Primary has been opened with the first residents moving in. The accommodation includes two two-bedroom specially adapted homes for wheelchair users; four two bedroom family homes and four three bedroom family homes. Built in partnership with McTaggart Construction and supported by funding from […]

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Lilyhill Gardens opens in Kilmarnock

  The door to Lilyhill Gardens, a new supported living development in Kilmarnock, has officially opened just ahead of tenants moving in. The development on Witch Road offers accommodation for individuals with a range of support needs, 13 tenants will benefit from bright, modern flats with amenities such as wet floor showers; rise and fall kitchen […]

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