City Building



City Building appoints Alan Burns as new executive director

Glasgow construction firm City Building has appointed a new executive director to drive forward the organisation as it seeks to take a growing share of the renewables sector.

Published 15 March 2021

City Building launches 2021 apprentice recruitment drive 

To mark Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2021 (1-5 March), Glasgow-based construction firm City Building has confirmed that 60 new apprentices will be recruited as part of its annual intake this year.  

Published 1 March 2021

City Building to construct new training college for apprentices and workforce

A new state-of-the-art training college is set to be constructed by City Building to meet the future demands of its craft apprenticeship programme and continuous upskilling of its workforce.

Published 30 November 2020

City Building recruits 60 new apprentices 

Glasgow-based construction firm City Building has created valuable job opportunities for young people across the city after welcoming 60 new apprentices, with support from the Glasgow Guarantee.

Published 16 November 2020

Glasgow social housing and public services set for £7.7m investment

Public services and social housing in Glasgow are set to receive an investment of £7.7 million following the publication of the latest accounts from council-backed construction firm City Building.

Published 7 October 2020

Work starts on new affordable homes in Dumfries and Galloway

Work to provide more affordable homes for rent has started across Dumfries and Galloway as part of an £11 million project.

Published 2 September 2020

City Building employee named Britain’s top apprentice

A 21-year-old apprentice at Glasgow-based construction firm City Building is celebrating after scooping a top award.

Published 2 July 2020

International Women’s Day: The 28-year-old delivering new schools in Glasgow

Alanna Feron is one of the many women at Glasgow-based construction firm City Building taking a leading role in major projects

Published 6 March 2020

MSP launches 2020 apprentice applications at City Building

Glasgow-based construction firm City Building launched its 2020 recruitment drive for new apprentices with a visit from MSP Ivan McKee, minister for trade, investment and innovation.

Published 4 March 2020

City Building celebrates year of awards

Glasgow-based construction firm City Building has added to its ever-growing trophy case after winning 14 awards in 2019.

Published 8 January 2020

City Building recognised for ‘outstanding contribution’ at national HR Awards

City Building is celebrating after being honoured in four categories at the recent Hr NETWORK National Awards, where its contribution to communities was also recognised with the first ever accolade of its kind.

Published 4 December 2019

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 7 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 15 July 2019