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City Building welcomes 60 new apprentices

Glasgow construction firm City Building has recruited 60 new craft trade apprentices, helping to tackle the industry’s skills gap and creating valuable job opportunities for young people across Glasgow.

Published 8 October 2019

Glasgow construction firm City Building returns £9.1m to city partners as turnover increases

Glasgow construction firm City Building has increased the amount it returns to its partners, Glasgow City Council and Wheatley Group, contributing £9.1 million to be reinvested in public services and social housing across the city.

Published 17 September 2019

City Building apprentices meet Olivia Giles ahead of Malawi trip

Just one month ahead of a trip to Malawi, where they will carry out vital maintenance work at a prosthetic and orthotic centre, staff and apprentices from Glasgow construction firm City Building met quadruple amputee Olivia Giles OBE.

Published 12 August 2019

City Building pledges to support victims of domestic violence

Glasgow construction firm City Building has given its backing to a nationwide initiative to help victims of domestic violence.

Published 16 July 2019

Dr Graham Paterson: The need to entice young people into construction

City Building’s executive director, Dr Graham Paterson, on how education must work with employers to encourage more young people and women into construction.

Published 24 April 2019

City Building to offer flexible working to employees

One of Scotland’s largest construction firms City Building (Glasgow) has launched a flexible working project available to all employees in association with Family Friendly Working Scotland (FFWS).

Published 11 March 2019

City Building wins award for customer service 

Glasgow-based construction firm City Building gained a prestigious Customer Service Excellence award following a rigorous independent assessment.

Published 21 February 2019

60 more apprentices provided with tools for success at City Building

City Building has enhanced its reputation as one of the largest employers of young people in Scotland by offering permanent jobs to 97% of their graduating fourth-year apprentices.

Published 27 September 2018

City Building staff royally proud at Queens Award presentation

More than 200 staff from construction firm City Building attended a civic reception at Glasgow City Chambers as the organisation was presented with the Queens Award for Sustainable Development, the most prestigious business award in the UK.

Published 4 September 2018

City Building contributes £8.7m to joint venture partners

Glasgow construction firm City Building has returned £8.7 million to its partners Glasgow City Council and Wheatley Group which will be reinvested in public services and social housing across the city.

Published 3 September 2018

New Cube homes to assist continuing transformation of Glasgow community

The regeneration of a Glasgow community has taken another step forward with the opening of 70 smart new Cube Housing Association homes.

Published 27 August 2018

Partick Housing Association offers building opportunity to young tenants

Partick Housing Association has teamed up with construction firm City Building to offer a taster session for its Apprenticeship 2018 programme.

Published 18 April 2018

Community café has growth on the menu with City Building support

City Building has boosted a Glasgow community café’s plans to expand after donating much needed catering equipment.

Published 27 March 2018

New community room will help bring GHA residents together

GHA tenants in the south side of Glasgow are enjoying a brand new community room right on their doorstep.

Published 24 January 2018

City Building welcomes 60 new apprentices

City Building has welcomed a flurry of new recruits, as more than 60 modern apprentices join the construction firm.

Published 17 November 2017