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Refurbishment at Myreside Pavilion

Emtec Solutions are delighted to working with Ashwood Scotland to deliver the full design and delivery of the mechanical and electrical services for the Myreside Pavilion and adjoining squash


Renewable Energy at Halo Hub

Emtec Energy are delighted to have been awarded the Renewable Energy contract for Halo Hub. The works will involve the design, supply, installation & commissioning of various technologies


Emtec Offsite Gain New Accreditation

Emtec Off-Site recently refreshed our TIG stainless steel accreditation on Welding Procedure Qualification Record WPQR, approved by Lloyds Register ISO 15614-1. We operate to BS EN ISO 9606-1:2017


EBS Appoint New Development Director

Emtec Building Services are delighted to announce the appointment of Brian McFarlane.Brian joins the business on the 8th March 2021 as part of the Executive Management team reporting directly to MD


5th Moxy Hotel Completed by EBS

Emtec Building Services have successfully completed the installation and commissioning of M&E services to the new Moxy Edinburgh Fountainbridge Hotel for our clients McLaughlin & Harvey and


Above Adventure Climbing Facility

Emtec Property Services are delighted to have been awarded the refurbishment and conversion of the former Grange Church into a new state of the art climbing facility.  The £2m project


Emtec Petroleum Secure BP Signage Contract

Emtec Petroleum are delighted to announce that our Signage Division has been successful in securing the installation and maintenance contract for the BP Network throughout the UK. The contract is for


Employee Safety Award

Congratulations to EBS employee Bruce Claridge for going above and beyond and being awarded a Green Card for Safety from a valued client Robertson Construction on our St. Andrews Links Trust


Caring for our Community

Emtec Group was delighted to make donations to our local foodbanks over the weekend which included Christmas dinner packages, pillows, toys, toiletries and pyjamas. Emtec’s Charity was


Pre-Fabricated Multi Service Modules

First delivery of pre-fabricated multi service modules ready for delivery to the University of Edinburgh Nucleus project at Kings Buildings on behalf of McLaughlin & Harvey Construction Ltd. Our


Exchange Crescent

Emtec Facility Services are pleased to announce their recent service contract win of two buildings on Exchange Crescent for the next 3 years. This contract adds to Emtec’s growing profile of


Virgin Hotel win for Emtec Core & Protect

Emtec Core & Protect are pleased to announce they have secured the contract to provide the fire protection works at the new prestigious Virgin Hotel in Edinburgh. They will carry out structural


The Great Tapestry of Scotland

Emtec Building Services are delighted to have been awarded the contract for the full MEP works for the Great Tapestry of Scotland project. Working in partnership with our valued client Ogilvie


98.5% Achieved in Audit for Emtec Petroleum

Emtec Petroleum (DRB UK) are delighted to report they achieved 98.5% in their recent audit conducted by B.P. Emtec Petroleum are proud of their long association with BP amounting to over 30years and


Success Bell Rings for Emtec Fire Systems

Emtec Fire Systems are delighted to report two significant project wins for the team.With new client Wernick Construction Ltd, Emtec will be providing the design, supply, installation, testing and


Mark Maden Promoted to Commercial Director

Emtec Group are delighted to announce the promotion of Mark Maden on 1st September 2020 to the position of Commercial Director.    Mark joined the business in March 2018 as a Senior


St Andrews Link Trust

Emtec Building Services are delighted to be providing the Mechanical and Electrical Services on behalf of Robertson Tayside for the new headquarters for the St. Andrews Links Trust. The new


8th consecutive rospa gold medal

Emtec Group is celebrating after receiving its 8th consecutive internationally-recognised RoSPA Gold award for demonstrating high health and safety standards. Organisations receiving a RoSPA Award


King’s Buildings Nucleus Phase 1

Emtec Building Services are delighted to be providing the Mechanical and Electrical Services on behalf of McLaughlin & Harvey for the King’s Buildings Nucleus Phase 1 project for the


New Dundee office aids Emtec expansion plans

The opening of a new Dundee office makes a significant contribution to Emtec Building Services planned growth, whilst boosting the local economy and employment opportunities within the Dundee


Scottish Apprentice Week 2020

Emtec Building Services are delighted to be involved in Scottish Apprentice week. In addition to our current team of 50+ trade apprentices at all levels in the Scotland business, Emtec continue to


Halo Hub, Kilmarnock

The HALO Hub project, based in Kilmarnock, is the first phase of a planned 28 acre regeneration of the former site of the Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky facility in Kilmarnock and is designed to


Emtec Charity smash fundraising in 2019

Emtec Charity are delighted to have marked the end of their 2019 fundraising by handing over cheques totalling over £22,000.  Through various fundraising activities across our


EBS start two new Hotel Projects

Emtec Building Services have started on site this week with two exciting hotel refurbishments for our client Thomas Johnstone. The Redhurst Hotel in Giffnock is going under a full refurbishment of


Cairndow Childcare Centre

Emtec Property Services are delighted to have recently handed over the Cairndow Childcare Centre Project in Cairndow.  The project was in a challenging, albeit stunning location on the shores of


Stand Down for Safety 2020

Emtec Building Services kick started the New Year hosting their annual Stand Down for Health and Safety Day on Monday at all of our working sites in Scotland. The year’s focus is Health and


The Fronius Lease Model

Emtec Energy are delighted to now offer the Fronius Lease model to our clients. This is one of the many fully funded solutions our Energy & Renewable Technology team are able to offer to our


EBS Support Skills Development Scotland

Emtec Building Services attended the recent Skills Development Scotland (SDS) careers business breakfast at Bishopbriggs Academy. Emtec is delighted to be taking part in the Technical Experts Group


Emtec are Crowned Champions

Thank you to Thomas & Adamson for inviting Emtec along to participate in their Charity football tournament on Friday 15 November. Emtec were delighted to be crowned champions!  Well done


Commercial Quay win for Core & Protect

Emtec Core & Protect are pleased to have been appointed by Sharkey to undertake Diamond Drilling and Sawing, and Passive Fire Protection works at Commercial Quay. The Category A listed building


Aberdeenshire Council Solar & Storage Framework

Emtec Energy are delighted to announce they have recently been awarded a combined Solar & Storage framework by Aberdeenshire Council. This innovative framework will see 500 houses from the


EBS Apprentices

Emtec Building Services welcomes this year’s Scottish apprentice intake to our Head Office in Uddingston, as part of our strategy of “Train for Success”.  Our new intake of


Emtec Install First 150 KW Super Charger for BP

Emtec Petroleum are proud to be part of the installation team that delivered the first 150 KW super chargers to the BP estate on BP Cranford. We take this opportunity to congratulate everyone


New Senior Appointment for EBS Midlands

Emtec Building Services are delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Benton as Regional Manager of our Midlands Branch. Andrew has a wealth of experience gained within our industry and is a


Emtec Open New Offsite Manufacturing Facility

The first prefabricated plant skids were recently shipped from our newly opened Offsite Manufacturing Facility in Glasgow. The skids were installed within the Moxy Hotel, NEC Birmingham


7th Consecutive RoSPA Gold Medal

Emtec Group have once again been awarded the RoSPA Gold Medal (7 consecutive Golds Awards) in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards, the longest-running industry awards scheme


Fife Council Framework Award

Emtec Fire Systems are delighted to have been placed 1st on the Framework agreement for the servicing and repairs to the sprinklers and other specialist fire systems installed in public buildings and


Solar PV Install in Aberdeenshire

Emtec Energy have recently began delivering Phase 2 of a Commercial Solar PV Contract with Aberdeenshire Council.  This Phase will incorporate installations across three council properties,


Project completions for Emtec Petroleum

Emtec Petroleum have successfully completed two high profile projects for two of their valued clients. The team along with BP site staff have completed the newly launched ‘BPme’


Emtec Completes first Point A Hotel Project

Emtec are pleased to have achieved completion of our first Point A Hotel on behalf of Thomas Johnston Ltd and Raag Hotels Ltd. The hotel is situated on Morrison Street, Edinburgh next to the EICC


Yotel Glasgow

Located in a prime city centre location opposite Glasgow’s Central Station, the new YOTEL Glasgow will see the Westergate building on Argyle Street transformed into a 256-room hotel that will


Award Winning Project

Emtec Building Services are extremely proud to be part of the Havannah House project which won Student Accommodation of the Year at the recent Scottish Property Awards. This project was a Design and


Emtec joins 5% Club

Emtec Group is delighted to announce they have become a member of the 5% Club. By joining The 5% Club, members aspire to achieve 5% of their workforce in earn and learn positions, including


Emtec Charity raise over £10k in 2018

Emtec Charity is delighted to have marked the end of their 2018 fundraising efforts by handing over cheques totalling over £10,000 to the four chosen charities.  This brings the total so


Emtec Sponsor Glasgow Spifox 2019 Lunch

Emtec Group are delighted to announce we are the main sponsor of the 2019 Glasgow Spifox lunch for the 8th consecutive year. Emtec are proud to continue our support and be part of this event which


DRB now Trading as Emtec Petroleum

DRB UK Maintenance Services has announced that from March 1, 2019, it will be trading under the name of Emtec Petroleum. Managing Director Robert McArthur explained: “It makes sense that since


Join Emtec at Scotbuild 2019

Emtec Group are delighted to announce we are exhibiting at Scotbuild 2019. Now in its fourth year, Scotbuild is Scotland's leading and largest construction show dedicated entirely to opportunities in


Core & Protect Safety Stand Down

Emtec Core & Protect have hosted their first safety stand down day to realign the focus of the team. The stand down worked hand in hand with Emtec’s SHEQ department who are running a


Muirfield Care Home

Emtec Group have completed various works at Muirfield Care Home for our valued client Muir Construction.  Working alongside Consultant KJ Tait and Architect Gilberts, the project comprised of


Moxy Hotel, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services were delighted to attend the opening of the new Moxy Hotel, Edinburgh.  Emtec were appointed by our valued client Clark Contracts to deliver the mechanical and


Shell Announces New Food-on-the-Go Venture

Shell will launch its new food-on-the-go range, created with chef Jamie Oliver, at the end of this month.  DRB has been appointed through the Shell / Artelia framework as one of three electrical


Stand Down for Safety

Emec's Building Services division set their New Year’s resolutions with all EBS operatives on site at our Glasgow Yotel project with a “Stop for Safety” training and reminder


St Dominic's Primary School

Emtec Building Services were employed by Morrison Construction to complete the design, installation and commissioning of the mechanical, electrical & plumbing services to a new 2500m²


Mactaggart & Mickel

Emtec Branding are delighted to have partnered with Mactaggart and Mickel to provide their new Marketing and Options Suite’s. The interior of the areas, designed, manufactured, and installed by


Moxy Hotel, Glasgow

Emtec Building Services were delighted to attend the grand opening of the brand new Moxy Hotel in Glasgow’s Merchant City this week.Working direct to the client Vastint Hospitality and in


Point A Hotel, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services have commenced M&E works to the new 149 bed Point A Hotel within Conference House on Morrison Street, Edinburgh. Having been appointed by Thomas Johnstone Ltd to design,


BBC HQ, Cardiff

Emtec Core & Protect have secured the Core Cutting and Fire Protection contract at the BBC’s new state of the art Welsh HQ in Cardiff. Working for fit out contractor Overbury, Emtec have


Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes

Emtec’s Birmingham branch have now entered into the construction phase of the £25m Silbury Boulevard residential project with main contractor United Living. The scheme consists of 139


Orchard Brae House, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services are proud to be involved in the completed refurbishment of Orchard Brae House. Emtec worked in conjunction with GHI Contracts, Form Design and TUD SUV to supply, install,


Anchorline Aparthotel

The Anchorline Aparthotel project consisted of a full refurbishment of an existing city centre building originally constructed in 1907 in the heart of Glasgow City Centre. The upper floors provided a


Ibis Styles Glasgow Centre West Hotel

Ibis Styles Glasgow Centre West hotel opens following the successful delivery of the mechanical and electrical services by Emtec Building Services on behalf of Thomas Johnston Ltd. Emtec worked in


6th Rospa Gold Medal Awarded to Emtec Group

Emtec Group are delighted to have been awarded the RoSPA Gold Medal for the 6th consecutive year in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards. The scheme which is the


Emtec's Star Apprentices

Congratulations to Emtec’s star apprentices who all went on to win their respective Apprentice of the Year titles. Andy Grant – BESA H&V Welder Apprentice of the YearConnor McQueenie


The Emtec Group 15th Deer Park Masters

Emtec Group continued their 15th year anniversary celebrations as main sponsor of the 15th Deer Park Masters which took place this week at Deer Park Golf and Country Club in Livingstone.  The


The Crown Commercial Services

Emtec Facility Services are delighted to announce they have been included in the Crown Commercial Service's £12bn facilities management marketplace framework. The deal which is spread over 4


Hotel Indigo, Dundee

Emtec Building Services are delighted to have successfully completed the new 102 bedroom Indigo Hotel in Lower Dens, Dundee for Sharkey Construction on behalf of Thomas & Adamson, IHG and Focus


Kings House Hotel, Glencoe

Emtec Core & Protect Ltd have successfully completed all structural fire protection works at the new King’s House Hotel in Glencoe. Works involved the application of Nullifire SC802


Mulberry Park, Bath

Emtec Building Services' branch in Bristol have recently completed the M&E installation for a brand new 8 classroom primary school at Mulberry Park, Bath, as part of the regeneration of


Apprentices and Awards

Emtec apprenticeship programme continues to provide some of the most highly trained individuals and future talent of our industry. Since 2003, Emtec have successfully developed in house grown talent,


Emtec Fire receive Constructionline Gold Award

  Congratulations to Emtec Fire who have been awarded with Constructionline Gold.  With more businesses turning to Constructionline to help with the buying process, it is essential to have


Emtec Group celebrate 15th Anniversary

Emtec Group is delighted to be marking their 15th year anniversary in business as a leading contractor in the building services sector on 31 May 2018.  We are extremely proud of our story and


Edinburgh Printmakers

Working with Interserve, Consultants Harley Haddow and Architects Page and Park, Emtec Building Services are ready to commence mechanical and electrical services on a new open access printmaking


Emtec Fire Awarded NSI Gold Certification

Emtec Fire Systems are delighted to announce they have been awarded NSI NACOSS Gold and Fire Gold certification of approval. Now as an NSI approved company, our clients can be assured that they are


DRB Awarded Prestigious Contracts

DRB UK are delighted to announce the recent awards of various prestigious contracts across the petrol retail market.Electrical Shell / Artelia: In partnership with Shell/Artelia, DRB are part of the


KPMG, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services are delighted to announce works have commenced at KPMG, Saltire Court. The project is a prestigious design and build fit out of KPMG’s long-term Edinburgh Headquarters,


122 Waterloo Street, Glasgow

Emtec Building Services have commenced works at 122 Waterloo Street which will house the new Headquarters for Morgan Stanley Financial Services in Glasgow’s City Centre.  This prestigious


Emtec Group are main Sponsor of Spifox Lunch 2018

Emtec Group are delighted to announce we are the main sponsor of the Glasgow Spifox lunch 2018 for the 7th consecutive year, which takes place on 4 May at the Glasgow Hilton Hotel. We are proud


Grant Thornton Top 100 Scottish Companies

  Top 100 Companies Emtec Group is delighted to report they have featured in Scotland’s top 100 limited companies in 2017 as published by Grant Thornton.   This is the


Scottish Power, Head Quarters

Emtec Building Services have recently completed with Clark Contracts, the successful delivery of mechanical and electrical services for the Category C fit out of the Scottish Power Headquarters


Andrew Melville Hall, St Andrews

Emtec Core & Protect have commenced works at Andrew Melville Hall in St Andrews for their client Graham Construction. Andrew Melville Hall is a student halls of residence, constructed in 1967


5th year ranked Business Insider Top 500

Emtec Group is delighted to report we have been included in the recently published Business Insider Top 500 report for the 5th consecutive year, placing at 252.  The publication reports on


Emtec Group Winter Newsletter 2017

Catch up on the latest Emtec Group news with the winter edition newsletter.


Superdrug rebrand of new store, Belfast

Superdrug recently launched their newest store in Belfast which Emtec Branding have successfully provided the fitout and signage for. Internally, the project included mostly large-scale digitally


Emtec Group Opens Manchester Office

Emtec Group are pleased to announce the opening of their new regional office in Manchester, which will primarily support the development of our Facilities Services division in the North. Regional


Willow Tea Rooms, Glasgow

Emtec Fire Systems have been selected to install a high pressure water mist system in Glasgow's Charles Rennie Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms Building on Sauchiehall Street.This type of high pressure


Rogers Theatre, Malvern College

Emtec Building Services have been awarded the refurbishment and extension works of a new three story steel frame building of the Rogers Theatre, at Malvern College in Worcestershire.  The aim is


Registers of Scotland, Glasgow

Emtec Building Services worked alongside their client AKP Scotland to provide a new “smart working” office for the Registers of Scotland at St Vincent Plaza in Glasgow.The CAT B fit out


HSBC, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services have completed the full multi phased mechanical and electrical refurbishment of the live, multi departmental financial offices, call centre and staff restaurant for


New Training Facility at Scottish Fire and Rescue

Emtec Fire worked together with Scottish Fire and Rescue to install a high pressure water mist system in their new Safe and Well House training facility based at their Head Office in Glasgow. 


Hub Hotel, Edinburgh

Emtec Building Services have recently completed works at the newly opened Hub Hotel by Premier Inn, Rose Street, Edinburgh. Emtec were part of transforming the previous Hanover building from an


Works Completed at 112 Ingram Street, Glasgow

Emtec Core & Protect have completed all Structural Fire Protection and Fire Stopping works at 112 Ingram Street, Glasgow, for their client ISG Construction.This unique Fire Protection project


Twin Hotel Development, Dundee

Emtec Building Services have been employed to deliver the mechanical, plumbing and electrical services on two hotel projects in Dundee for Sharkey Construction. The projects involve the


Exchange Place 1

Emtec Facility Services have been awarded the mechanical and electrical building services maintenance contract for Exchange Place 1, Edinburgh via their client Cushman and Wakefield.  This site


Berkeley Homes Greenwich

Emtec Group's Birmingham office is currently delivering the mechanical and electrical prefabricated off site solution for Berkeley Homes with Caledonian Modular in the fashionable area of Greenwich


Lynemouth Power Station

Emtec Building Services NE Ltd is currently working with Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd (Civil Engineering Division) on one of the largest Civil Engineering Projects in the North of England.Emtec are


Emtec Group Sponsor 14th Deer Park Masters

Emtec Group proudly sponsored the 14th Deer Park Masters which took place on 1 and 2 August at Deer Park Golf and Country Club in Livingstone.  50 PGA professionals and 300 amateurs took part


Emtec Fire Feature in Fire Safety Supplement

Emtec Fire Systems recently featured in The Herald and Sunday Herald supplement on Fire Safety. They were named as a compliant firm providing risk assessment and safety solutions, as well as


Ayr High Street Regeneration Project

Work has recently commenced on the former Clydesdale Bank on Ayr High Street by our Property Services division.  The listed building will have new concrete and timber floors installed and will


Project Spotlight: James Gillespie High School

View the latest drone footage of our recently completed project at James Gillespie High School:  Main Contractor: Morrison Construction Client: James Gillespie


DRB UK awarded Sainsbury's Contract

DRB UK have successfully won the Sainsbury’s Test and Inspection Contract covering all Sainsbury’s 306 PFS sites in the UK for the next five years.This follows on from the original


Deer Park Masters 2017

Emtec Group is delighted to announce that they are once again the main sponsor of this year's Deer Park Masters PRO-AM golf tournament.  This PGA event forms part of the Tartan Tour which visits


ASDA Testing and Maintenance Contract

DRB UK is delighted to announce the award of the ASDA Testing and Maintenance Contract covering all 338 ASDA PFS sites in the UK for the next five years.This follows on from the original contract


Work on Brodick Castle Commences

Emtec Property Services is pleased to report they have recently commenced work on the upgrading of the historic Brodick Castle on the Isle of Arran, for their client: The National Trust for


Emtec Project Shortlisted for Award

Emtec are pleased to announce one of our recent projects: The Student Loans Company, has been shortlisted at the British Council for Offices Awards 2017 in the Recycled/Refurbished Workplace


Emtec Group is main sponsor of Spifox Lunch 2017

Emtec Group is pleased to announce, for the 6th year running, it is the main sponsor of the Glasgow Spifox lunch taking place on 28 April 2017. The main beneficiaries of the event


Emtec Energy Shortlisted for Two Awards

Emtec Energy have been shortlisted as finalists for two awards at the forthcoming regional Energy Efficiency and Healthy Homes awards.  They have been nominated for the 'Large Scale Project' and


Emtec FS Adds an Additional 16 Vehicles to Fleet

As part of Emtec Facility Services planned growth strategy, we have added 16 brand new vehicles to our fleet in order to meet the increasing demand for our services, which is built on our ethos of


Newcastle Office Now Open!

Emtec Building Services' Newcastle office is now open.  The opening of this office further adds to our growing presence across the UK.   Please send any enquiries to


Emtec awarded RoSPA Gold Award 2016

Emtec Group has been successful in the 60th year of the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016 having been awarded the prestigious Gold award for the annual scheme for the fourth year


Emtec Group Deer Park Masters 2015

Emtec Group once again proudly sponsored the hugely successful Deer Park Masters Pro-Am at the Deer Park Golf & Country Club in Livingston. The event which took place over two days on the 4th and


Spifox 2014

We would like to say congratulations to Spifox on a great lunch in Glasgow.  They raised over £90,000 from the event held on 2nd May all of which will be distributed to the


Inspiring the Nation!

In November, Emtec Group was named by the London Stock Exchange as one of the “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain”.  Being selected for this accolade out of the possible 4.5 million


Emtec Celebrates Ten Years!

In May this year, Emtec celebrated our 10th year trading and to mark the occasion, we recently welcomed over 160 guests from the building services and construction industry to our new offices in


Deerpark Masters 2013

For the past couple of years Emtec have sponsored the Deerpark Masters Pro Am golf tournament. The Muir Group who are behind the event, invite companies from the construction industry to play


Award Winning Health and Safety

Success in the RoSPA Awards 2013 for Emtec Group Emtec Group of  has had its approach to occupational safety and health recognised in an awards scheme run by the safety charity, the Royal


We're Moving!

2013 is a big year for Emtec Group. The year ahead holds many exciting mile stones and developments. In June we will be moving offices to accommodate our growing staff, our new website will be going

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