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Defining where Innovation starts and stops can be a challenge for SMEs – at Indeglas it’s an intrinsic part of the way we do things
The UK Government’s ‘Build Back Better’ plan emphasises the need for companies, suppliers, and research partners to “collaborate’ and “innovate” to find solutions which are sustainable, effective and create long-term value.
WHY CHOOSE INDEGLAS?
One of the most common questions put to me by Clients is “Why should we choose Indeglas? What sets you apart?”
Tom Russell Retires (again)
Iain McAlpine, Commercial Director at Indeglas pays tribute to Tom Russell: "I’m sure that many of you will know that Tom Russell has permanently retired, although some may not know that this isn’t the first, or even second time he’s done so..."
Great Work and Partnership Wins Awards
Three award winning projects celebrated at the Scottish Design Awards 2021 add to a growing portfolio of success for the team at Indeglas as it reviews the contribution it has made with its valued construction clients and design team partners to the creation of building interiors at the cutting edge of education, healthcare and matters of law.
Covid-19 pandemic should bring sustainable improvements to the construction sector
Steven Dunn, Site Manager at one of the UK’s most technically adept glass interior specialists, Indeglas, is convinced that a number of positive outcomes will emerge from the construction sector’s time of trial that has been the Covid-19 epidemic.
Major accolade for Jeanette MacIntyre of Indeglas as she is inducted into Edinburgh Napier University SACI Hall of Fame
The outstanding achievements of Jeanette MacIntyre, committed entrepreneur and founder of glass specialist Indeglas, have been formally recognised by her alma mater with her induction last month (June 2021) into its prestigious Hall of Fame. The School of Arts and Creative Industries (SACI) at Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) awarded the rare accolade to Jeanette in tribute to her creative talent as well as acknowledging the significant contribution she has made to the built environment sector.
Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2021 - Interview with recently qualified apprentice Andrew Dunn
To mark Scottish Apprenticeship Week (1 - 5 March), Indeglas managing director Jeanette MacIntyre interviewed recently qualified apprentice Andrew Dunn about his experiences of the apprenticeship.
Natural daylight – prioritising core human health in the design of the built environment
Natural daylight, and the pivotal role it plays in promoting human health, wellbeing and productivity when designing our built environment is the subject of a new professional learning module approved by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
Indeglas completes £1.04m internal glass screens contract at Heathrow’s Segro Park for gourmet food provider Do & Co
Indeglas, recognised as a leading supplier of interior glass screen solutions, has completed a £1.04m contract for Do & Co, a global gourmet entertainment and airline catering company based at Heathrow’s Segro Park.
Back to Work Measures
Indeglas has undertaken a series of steps within the office to support social distancing and a safe return to work as soon as Government guidelines suggest it is safe to do so.
University of Strathclyde contract win marks launch of new maintenance service from specialist supplier Indeglas
Cumbernauld-based Indeglas has secured an on-going agreement to regularly inspect and maintain internal glazed screens within the University of Strathclyde’s Stenhouse, James Weir and Technology and Innovation Centre Buildings.
Best Value: Construction Industry Must Take a “Whole Life” Approach
It is frequently referred to these days as “value engineering”, but the practice of cutting costs by removing perceived ‘expensive design features’ during the construction phase of a project has been an unfortunate reality within the industry for a long time.
It’s Not Just ‘The Right Thing To Do’ – It’s What’s Right for Our Business
When we heard about the Disability Confident scheme, it just made sense to sign up. As a place to work, Indeglas has always focused on creating an inclusive environment where everyone is treated equally. This allows employees to work to their fullest potential, which is what gets the best results for the business.
Indeglas Wins Vote of Confidence for its Commitment to Disabled Employment
Specialist construction contractor Indeglas has been recognised by the government’s Disability Confident scheme for its commitment to the recruitment and retention of disabled staff.
Technology-Driven Construction Training Programme Secures the March #IndeglasCleverOwl for City of Glasgow College Director
Efforts above and beyond the call of duty to create an “anytime, anywhere learning experience” within the construction industry have earned Glasgow-based Douglas Morrison the #IndeglasCleverOwl Award for March.
High-Profile Project Prompts Return of Key Skills to Construction Sector
After decades of travelling throughout the UK during his career in construction, Tom Russell had decided to give up the commute and hang up his hard hat, but then a prestigious project landed on his doorstep to lure him out of retirement.
‘Quick and Clever Thinking’ Secures Sally Mackay the latest #IndeglasCleverOwl Award
Sally Mackay of Bennetts Associates has received the latest #IndeglasCleverOwl Award for her work on the University of Edinburgh’s Bayes Centre, one of five data-driven innovation hubs involved in the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal.
Past and present create legacy for the future
Three generations of carpentry & joinery apprentices are playing a key role in the construction of Forth Valley College’s new Falkirk Campus.
#IndeglasCleverOwl Award to highlight individual contribution in UK construction industry
Eilidh Henderson from Page Park is inaugural winner
A Solid 2019 performance in prospect for Indeglas as it logs four new high-profile projects adding £1.25m of order value
Indeglas, the Cumbernauld-based business recognised as a leading supplier of interior glass solutions, has started the new year with a healthy order book.
Indeglas successfully completes interior glass installation at University of Edinburgh’s The Bayes Centre at Potterow
This brings recent contract awards to over £840k
Challenges facing smooth project management
By Derek Johnston, Operations Director
And the OSCAR for interior glass solutions goes to…
Indeglas relies on OSCAR to grip, lift and precision-fit giant glass interior panels at University of Edinburgh’s DTI build
Indeglas internal glazed screens at two prestige Edinburgh sites feature in RIAS award winning projects
Boroughmuir High School and St Cecilia's Hall both won recently at the RIAS awards.
The Herald SME Focus profiles Indeglas MD
Indeglas MD Jeanette MacIntyre was profiled in The Herald’s SME Focus feature.
Indeglas signs up to the Glass and Glazing Federation
Indeglas has been approved as full members of the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF).
Indeglas MD one of 130 Role Models at UKCW 2018
UK Construction Week (UKCW) 2018 will see the launch of its Role Models campaign and Indeglas MD Jeanette MacIntyre will be among 130 construction professionals supporting it.
Indeglas MD, Jeanette MacIntyre, joins refreshed board of Construction Scotland Innovation Centre
Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC), the leadership organisation for Scotland’s construction industry, has refreshed its board with seven new board members joining its ranks.
Audits bring Indeglas to full compliance and Tier 1 status
To demonstrate our expertise we have been consolidating and documenting our processes across Quality Management, Health and Safety, Environmental Management and Building Confidence.
Indeglas wins £500,000 interior glass solutions contract
Indeglas has been contracted to provide all interior glass solutions.
Project completion at Scottish War Blinded
Indeglas complete a further set of interior glass solutions
Indeglas moves into England
Indeglas makes the move into England with the appointment of our new Technical Manager, Peter Mulligan.
Two senior managers promoted to Director level
Derek Johnston has been appointed Operations Director and Iain McAlpine has been made Commercial Director at Indeglås.
Exciting New Product Release from DEKO
Indeglås introduces DEKO FG Nature - a new finely crafted, high performance glazed screen technology - to the market
Top construction industry decision-makers applaud rebranding of Deko Scotland as Indeglås.