PfH Scotland

Whiteinch & Scotstoun Housing Association awards £8.5m maintenance contract

CCG Asset Management has been chosen to lead a multi-million-pound planned maintenance project on behalf of Whiteinch & Scotstoun Housing Association (WSHA).

Published 16 October 2020

Stephen Herriot: Climate emergency creates added pressure to make Scotland’s social housing more energy efficient

Social landlords are leading the way in terms of the energy efficiency standards of homes in Scotland, but more work lies ahead to satisfy a new level of expectation, writes Stephen Herriot.

Published 26 July 2019

Specialist contractors sought to help RSLs meet post-Grenfell obligations

Fire safety and building compliance contractors across Scotland are being invited to help registered social landlords (RSLs) meet new higher standards to protect properties from smoke and fire, introduced in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster in London.

Published 29 January 2019

700 Borders social rented homes to benefit from £2.8m gas boiler installation programme

Work has begun on a £2.8 million programme of works to replace inefficient electric storage heating with modern gas combination boiler systems in more than 700 social rented homes across the Scottish Borders.

Published 20 November 2018

Blog: Repair and maintenance is a priority for social landlords, but costs are taking a toll

Drew Moore, technical services manager at PfH Scotland, writes on how rising costs are taking their toll on repair and maintenance being an ongoing priority for Scotland’s social landlords.

Published 13 August 2018

Link hails completion of kitchen and bathroom installation programme

Link Group Ltd is celebrating following a successful year of kitchen and bathroom installations across its central belt housing stock by its in-house repairs and maintenance service, Link Property.

Published 7 August 2018

New vehicle leasing framework for social landlords

Social landlords in Scotland will have the opportunity to make big savings on the leasing and ongoing management of their vehicle fleets, thanks to a brand new procurement framework being unveiled by housing sector procurement services provider PfH Scotland.

Published 10 November 2017

Blog: Fleet managers and Scotland’s low carbon future

As PfH Scotland launches a dedicated vehicle leasing and fleet management procurement framework for the social housing sector, Stephen Herriot outlines how housing associations can help the Scottish Government achieves its ambitions low carbon commitments.

Published 10 November 2017

£600m heating services procurement framework promises big energy savings for Scottish social landlords

A new specialist heating services procurement framework specifically designed to meet the needs of the Scottish social housing sector has been launched, offering participating social landlords the opportunity to achieve major improvements in energy efficiency and significant savings on their energy bills.

Published 6 November 2017

100 heating contractors bidding for £600m social housing procurement framework

With less than a week to go to submit bids, one hundred specialist heating contractors from across Scotland have already registered an interest in a new £600 million social housing procurement framework being run by Procurement for Housing Scotland (PfH Scotland).

Published 11 July 2017

Heating contractors invited to bid for £600m social housing procurement framework

Specialist heating contractors from across Scotland are being invited to submit bids to take part in a new £600 million procurement framework specifically designed to help registered social landlords meet their obligations under the Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH).

Published 13 June 2017

Just A Minute with Stephen Herriot from PfH Scotland

Continuing our series of Just A Minute profiles is Stephen Herriot, head of operations at PfH Scotland.

Published 23 November 2016

Blog: Procurement reform – what social landlords need to know

Stephen Herriot from PfH Scotland on the reasons behind the Procurement Reform (Scotland) Act and the requirement for social landlords to write a procurement strategy before the impending December 31 deadline.

Published 26 October 2016

PfH Scotland appoints new Head of Operations

Stephen Herriot recently took up his post as head of operations with Procurement for Housing (PfH) Scotland, the national procurement service for social landlords across Scotland.

Published 22 September 2016