Building Projects – Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in Press

Building Projects – Frequently Asked Questions

Its Friday and time for some answers to those key questions about your building projects – here David answers some of the ones we get asked regularly : What consents are required to carry out a building project? Almost any new building and most alterations to existing buildings requires Planning Permission and, in Scotland, a […]

Carillion and the condemnation of “outsourcing”

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Press

Carillion and the condemnation of “outsourcing”

 In the wake of the Carillion debacle the Twittersphere is buzzing with the New Left’s condemnation of “outsourcing”. “Bring it all back in-house” they loudly declare. Exactly what they mean by this is ill-defined. Should the NHS manufacture light bulbs and ambulances? Where do you draw the line? It is perfectly right to question what […]

Cake Fame for The Inn at John O’Groats

Posted by on Nov 7, 2016 in Architecture, Press

Cake Fame for The Inn at John O’Groats

GLM were pleased to see the Inn at John O’Groats built again but this time in that well-known building material – cake.

John O’Groats Wins Another Prestigious Award

John O’Groats Wins Another Prestigious Award

It is fantastic to see the spectacular destination of John O’ Groats win another prestigious award, this time a Saltire Society Scotland Award for a wonderful sculpture by Dalziel + Scullion located in front of GLM’s RIAS and FCS award winning Inn at John O’ Groats for Natural Retreats.

John O’Groats Named one of Scotland’s ‘Coolest’ Holiday Destinations

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Press

John O’Groats Named one of Scotland’s ‘Coolest’ Holiday Destinations

John O’Groats has been named one of Scotland’s coolest holiday destinations according to the travel website Coolstays.

GLM APPOINTS PIERRE PUYRIGAUD AS HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Posted by on Mar 26, 2016 in Press, Project Management

GLM APPOINTS PIERRE PUYRIGAUD AS HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT

GLM is delighted to welcome Pierre Puyrigaud as our new Head of Project Management. As a highly experienced senior property professional with a background in strategic planning, property development and financial modelling, Pierre will develop, grow and lead GLM’s project and construction management team.

GLM Announces Date for Next Grand Designs Seminar

Posted by on Mar 22, 2016 in Education, Press

GLM Announces Date for Next Grand Designs Seminar

Part 3 of our highly successful Grand Designs seminar series is taking place on Friday, 15 April, at RICS Headquarters. This free event will tackle the key issues surrounding the planning and execution of small to medium sized building projects.

Kristi Greer and Gordon Brown Elevated to Chartered Status

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in Architecture, Press

Kristi Greer and Gordon Brown Elevated to Chartered Status

GLM is thrilled to announce that Kristi Greer and Gordon Brown, Part II Architectural Assistants with GLM, have passed their Examination in Professional Practice and Management for Architecture (Part 3 Examination) and are now fully qualified architects.

GLM APPOINTED CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS FOR FIFE ARMS HOTEL REFURB

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 in Press, Project Management

GLM APPOINTED CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS FOR FIFE ARMS HOTEL REFURB

GLM has been appointed to provide construction management services for the refurbishment of the historic Fife Arms Hotel in Braemar. Initial site works are now underway and we are delighted to share what is in store for the future of this important building.

GLM Wins the ActionCOACH 2015 Results Award

Posted by on Dec 16, 2015 in Press

GLM Wins the ActionCOACH 2015 Results Award

On 9 December, GLM Directors Ian McKee, David Gibbon and David Johnson accepted the ActionCOACH Results Business Award at our quarterly business planning workshop.