Company News & Blog

4th March 2016
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies celebrates Safecontractor accreditation

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors. Hardies said its application for Safecontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a uniform standard across the business. Under the Safecontractor scheme, businesses undergo a vetting process which examines health and safety procedures and their track record for safe Read more
24th February 2016
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies move to new Corn Exchange now imminent

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants in Dalkeith, currently based at South Street, is weeks away from its relocation to the historic Grade A Listed Dalkeith Corn Exchange, where it will set up a new administrative hub and enjoy a new state of the art internet phone system. Having been redeveloped by Melville Housing Association, who themselves are moving into the building this week, the Corn Exchange will provide an enlarged museum space for the Dalkeith History Society, a Board Room available for community meetings and events. Read more
8th February 2016
Published by: Scottish Business News Aberdeen

New associate building surveyor sees Hardies Aberdeen start push

Hardies Property and Construction Consultants has appointed a new Senior Associate Building Surveyor in Aberdeen. Gareth Cordiner (36) from Aberdeen, joins the firm to help develop Hardies Building surveying remit, as the firm expands in the North East of Scotland from covering valuation work to offer a full spectrum of services to the business and construction community. The Aberdeen office, which opened in 2012 is now two years into Hardies five year Master Plan to develop new markets in Aberdeen and Glasgow. The office doubled its turnover last year and is on course to double it again thi Read more
2nd February 2016
Published by: Scottish Construction Now

Hardies in safe hands following health & safety audit

Hardies Property & Construction Consultants has been held up as a highly successful example of good practice in health & safety. A health & safety consultant from law firm Ellis Whittam visited the multi discipline surveying firm’s offices in St Andrews, Dunfermline, Perth and Dundee, to carry out annual health & safety audits. Judith Darnell, Business & HR Manager at Hardies St Andrews, who liaised with the consultants during their visit, said: “We are delighted that the health & safety experts were pleased with the practices they found in the day to Read more
1st February 2016
Published by: Edinburgh Reporter

Hardies have a busy year ahead

Edinburgh based Hardies is celebrating the start of the year with exciting new projects all over the Lothians, Fife and Tayside.  The firm, which is one of Scotland’s largest multi-discipline surveying firms with fourteen offices across the country, including its Head Office in Edinburgh, has also announced that its plan to develop new markets in Glasgow and Aberdeen is well on track. Hardies is involved with several projects in the Capital, the first of which is a high profile, £1.5 million project to create a new youth club for Fet-Lor Youth Club on Telford Road.  Hard Read more
1st February 2016

DC Thomson, Meadowside, Dundee

The project is now back up and running and well on the way towards completion by the end of 2016 following the demise of Muirfield Contracts. Hardies have overseen the appointment of Sir Robert McAlpine under a Management Contract to secure the completion of the project. This has been a complex refurbishment and will provide DC Thomson with a state of the art office building. Read more