Scotland Excel



McTaggart Construction’s Harbourside build creates local economic opportunities

McTaggart Construction was appointed to Scotland Excel’s flagship £1.5 billion New Build framework in August 2019.

Published 14 May 2021

Building Construction Consultancy framework consultation launched by Scotland Excel

Scotland Excel has launched a survey to gather feedback from potential suppliers on one of its newest frameworks for Building Construction Consultancy.

Published 12 May 2021

Supporting Scotland’s recovery

Scotland Excel’s chief executive Julie Welsh explains how its construction frameworks can support Scotland’s social, economic and environmental recovery.

Published 10 May 2021

Supporting Scotland’s green recovery

Scotland Excel’s support for the country’s net zero target is gaining momentum, with the imminent launch of its second-generation framework for energy efficiency contractors.

Published 29 April 2021

Construction suppliers build up community kindness

The impact of Covid-19 restrictions on the construction sector certainly haven’t stopped suppliers on our construction frameworks from going above and beyond the call of duty to show kindness to communities.

Published 23 April 2021

Scotland Excel launches new procurement services

Scotland Excel is set to build on the success of its growing framework portfolio and increasing associate members list as it gears up to boost the procurement services it offers to members.

Published 19 April 2021

Supporting Scotland’s construction sector

Scotland Excel’s Refurbishment and Maintenance Team oversees a portfolio of well-established, fourth-generation frameworks that includes Building and Timber Materials; Plumbing and Heating Materials; and Electrical Materials.

Published 1 April 2021

Engineering framework can help a range of public bodies

Scotland Excel’s extensive construction portfolio contains several large-scale frameworks that can help public bodies and housing associations progress works efficiently – including Engineering and Technical Consultancy that’s about to move into its third generation.

Published 31 March 2021

Housing associations start to use new build framework

Loreburn Housing Association in Dumfries is the first housing association to use the Scotland Excel New Build Framework after awarding two major projects to Ashleigh (Scotland) Ltd - a £4.8 million project to build 27 homes in Annan and a £14.8m project to build 75 homes in Dumfries.

Published 18 March 2021

National furniture framework for tenants of social landlords goes live

A framework to help Scottish councils and housing associations quickly source furniture and furnishings for tenants facing crisis has been launched.

Published 4 March 2021

New housing projects bring multi-million-pound boost to construction sector

Four housing projects worth a total of £37.7 million have been awarded through Scotland Excel’s new build framework.

Published 2 February 2021

New housing projects bring multi-million-pound boost to construction sector

Four housing projects worth a total of £37.7 million have been awarded through Scotland Excel’s new build framework.

Published 1 February 2021

Scotland Excel to host webinar for Scottish housing associations

Scotland Excel is set to hold a webinar for Scottish housing associations on Tuesday February 2 from 10am-12 noon.

Published 21 January 2021

Scotland Excel reaches 100 members after five housing associations join

Public procurement body Scotland Excel is supporting more organisations than ever before having just reached the milestone of 100 associate members – 34 of which are housing associations.

Published 30 November 2020

Scottish SMEs secure place on £18m-a-year demolition contract

Twenty-three Scottish SMEs are set to benefit from an £18 million-a-year contract to offer demolition and deconstruction services to all local authorities and housing associations.

Published 6 August 2020