Scotland Excel



Supporting Scotland’s Transition to Net Zero

Scotland Excel welcomes the invitation from ESP to speak at Scotland’s Contribution to COP26: A Joined Up Just Transition online event on 26 October. The conference session highlights the collaborative engagement across the sector to tackle climate change and achieve net zero carbon emissions. The event will also address the importance of empowering young people and upskill experienced workers with the skills needed to embed a circular economy and deliver sustainable economic growth.

Published 25 October 2021

Supporting Scotland's Green Recovery Webinar

Scotland Excel is running a free webinar in the week before the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow next month to bring together industry leaders to discuss how ‘through innovation and collaboration, the public, third and private sectors can accelerate action to tackle the climate emergency’. One of the four goals of COP26 is to consider ways of working together to rise to the challenges of the climate crisis. Public procurement is a ke

Published 25 October 2021

Scotland Excel: Supporting Scotland's Green Recovery Webinar

Scotland Excel is running a free webinar in the week before the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow next month to bring together industry leaders to discuss how ‘through innovation and collaboration, the public, third and private sectors can accelerate action to tackle the climate emergency’. One of the four goals of COP26 is to consider ways of working together to rise to the challenges of the climate crisis. Public procurement is a key driver of Scotland's econ

Published 15 October 2021

Opportunity for energy efficiency businesses to join major Scottish framework

Businesses in the energy efficiency sector have the opportunity to bid for a place on a national procurement framework used by councils and housing associations.

Published 13 October 2021

Building Construction Consultancy Framework - Shetland Webinar

Free webinar for Shetland businesses to find out how to join Scotland Excel’s new £75M national construction consultancy framework

Published 4 August 2021

Opportunity for businesses to join building construction consultancy framework

Scotland Excel is developing a framework for construction related consultancy services for buildings and grounds and will be online to talk to potential suppliers about it on Tuesday.

Published 16 July 2021

Social care personal assistants to receive £500 payment

A special online portal has been launched for more than 10,000 Personal Assistants across Scotland to ensure they receive a £500 thank you payment from the Scottish Government.

Published 1 July 2021

Supporting Scotland’s Green Recovery - Offsite Construction

Scotland Excel’s new build framework offers councils and housing associations the option of ‘offsite‘ construction for their project – an approach that brings efficiencies as well as environmental and quality benefits. 

Published 23 June 2021

Seven Scottish SMEs secure a place on multi award-winning framework

Job creation, keeping re-use goods in circulation and supply chain opportunities for supported businesses are just some of the positives set to come from Scotland Excel’s latest contract to help social landlords furnish homes.

Published 9 June 2021

Scotland Excel's housing association event now available to view

Scotland Excel partnered with the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) and the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) in February to look at the future of social housing, hosting a free webinar created specifically for housing associations.

Published 28 May 2021

McTaggart Construction’s Harbourside build creates local economic opportunities

McTaggart Construction was appointed to Scotland Excel’s flagship £1.5 billion New Build framework in August 2019.

Published 20 May 2021

Building Construction Consultancy framework consultation launched by Scotland Excel

Scotland Excel has launched a survey to gather feedback from potential suppliers on one of its newest frameworks for Building Construction Consultancy.

Published 12 May 2021

Supporting Scotland’s recovery

Scotland Excel’s chief executive Julie Welsh explains how its construction frameworks can support Scotland’s social, economic and environmental recovery.

Published 10 May 2021

Supporting Scotland’s green recovery

Scotland Excel’s support for the country’s net zero target is gaining momentum, with the imminent launch of its second-generation framework for energy efficiency contractors.

Published 29 April 2021

Construction suppliers build up community kindness

The impact of Covid-19 restrictions on the construction sector certainly haven’t stopped suppliers on our construction frameworks from going above and beyond the call of duty to show kindness to communities.

Published 23 April 2021