Ex-Rok managers head ISG’s new Glasgow office

Aaron Morby 12 years ago
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ISG has opened a new office in Scotland, establishing a permanent base in the country headed up by members of the senior management team from Rok’s former Scottish business.

The office has already secured a £6.7m housing development in Dundee for Home Scotland and a contract worth £24.5m to complete work on Diageo’s bottling hall scheme at Leven and a cooperage project at Cambus.

This latest investment is part of ISG’s national expansion and diversification strategy, which has seen the construction, fit out and management services business opening new offices in Cardiff, Liverpool and Newcastle.

The firm also recently relocated its Birmingham team into larger premises to support its growth.

ISG will commence work on the 16,500 m2 new bottling hall at the Leven packaging plant immediately and make every effort possible to ensure that the project is completed in line with original plans.

Mill O Mains’ residents in Dundee will also see the re-commencement of the first phase of a major £45 million regeneration scheme, with ISG delivering 65 new homes for rent for social enterprise client Home Scotland.

Craig Tatton, ISG’s UK construction managing director, said: “Formalising our presence within the Scottish market has been a long-held business objective and I am delighted that we have been able to achieve this goal and brought along a strong senior management team.”

“There is strong conviction that ISG can establish itself as a major player within Scotland’s construction and fit out market.

“We are committed to making our new Scottish office a successful addition to ISG’s existing network, generating prosperity for local communities through employment and training opportunities as well as support for local businesses and the supply chain.”

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