JR Group



More than 100 new affordable homes completed in East Kilbride

Developer Swan Group and construction firm The JR Group have worked in partnership to complete a new social housing development of 105 homes at Law Place in East Kilbride – one of the largest projects of its kind in the area.

Published 12 October 2020

JR Group launches new timber kit division

Building and construction firm The JR Group has added to its expanding portfolio with the launch of a new timber kit division.

Published 8 September 2020

JR Group delivers affordable homes in Wishaw

JR Group has successfully delivered 30 affordable homes on East Academy Street in Wishaw as it awaits a decision on plans for 12 more flats in the town.

Published 11 August 2020

Significant milestone reached in Cambuslang homes project

Paisley-based construction firm The JR Group is celebrating reaching a significant milestone in the development of a substantial affordable housing project in Cambuslang.

Published 29 July 2020

Just a Minute with Andrew Dallas

The JR Group was founded in 1995 and employs around 170 staff. It started as a scaffolding business and is now one of the largest building and construction firms in Scotland. The business operates throughout Scotland and Northern England, working on behalf of a number of the UK’s leading housebuilders, registered social landlords and private clients. Projects director Andrew Dallas answers our questions.

Published 8 July 2020

JR Group marks completion of Link development

Paisley-based construction firm The JR Group is celebrating the completion of a landmark inner-city development in Glasgow’s East End.

Published 8 July 2020

Scaffolding firm fined £5k after employee fell from eight-metre structure

Paisley-based JR Scaffolding Services has been fined £5,000 after one of its workers fell from an eight-metre-high scaffold.

Published 25 June 2020

JR Group scores with initiative to help Scottish football pros through the pandemic

Construction firm The JR Group has joined forces with 121 Coaching in a bid to keep lower league professional footballers healthy in body and mind during the pandemic restrictions.

Published 23 June 2020

Glasgow construction team volunteer to help most in need

A team of helping hands from Renfrew-based The JR Group have been very busy during lockdown, using its team while construction remains on restriction to help those most in need during the pandemic.

Published 11 June 2020

Student accommodation plans for iconic Paisley building

The former Territorial Army building on Paisley’s High Street could be transformed into student accommodation for the nearby University of the West of Scotland (UWS) under newly submitted plans.

Published 20 April 2020

JR Group completes West End fit-out project

Works have been completed on a full-scale renovation and fit-out project transforming the former Ducati building on Glasgow’s Great Western Road into a new hairdressing salon.

Published 31 March 2020

Paisley scaffolding company reaches silver heights

JR Scaffold Services, a division of Paisley-based JR Group, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year by honouring the business mentor, Andy Smillie, who made it all possible.

Published 16 March 2020

New directors share company success at JR Group

Three employees at Renfrewshire-based construction firm JR Group are to be given a shareholding in the construction business after being promoted to directors.

Published 29 March 2019

JR Group construction arm celebrates first anniversary with clutch of new contracts

Paisley-based JR Group has secured over £35 million of orders for its new construction division within its first year of trading.

Published 20 March 2017

JR Group appoints former CCG Scotland MD

Gary McGregor, formerly group managing director with Glasgow based construction and manufacturing company CCG (Scotland) Ltd, has joined Paisley based construction, scaffold and building services company JR Group as managing director.

Published 24 February 2016