McGowan Care Values

The McGowan Civil Engineering Team combines expert knowledge, specialist machinery and a proven track record in delivering a diverse range of bespoke civil engineering projects in sensitive and challenging environments.

We are extremely glad we chose McGowan, who proved to be top of their game on site, with a very polite “can-do” work force. Excellent landscaping and generally making good was very impressive.

Martin Janson, Uppat Trust, Jun 2016

Cable & Pipe Laying

McGowan have the expertise to deliver high quality cable laying operations and robust safety systems demanded by our clients such as SSE. McGowan have laid thousands of metres of pipeline using a wide range of products and specifications.

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Bridges & Structures

McGowan offer an award winning bridge design and installation service. Our specialist engineers and qualified construction staff have worked throughout Scotland with experience in constructing a wide variety of structures in challenging and sensitive locations.

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Coastal Protection & Inland Flood Prevention

Working closely with government agencies including SEPA and SNH, we have developed strong client relationships to deliver sustainable and sensitive project solutions, using a range of natural materials with minimal environmental impact.

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Through our construction of hydroelectric schemes, often with environmental planning conditions, we put a great emphasis on minimising footprint and the standard of re in statement to minimise the loss of habitat.

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Housing Infrastructure

We work with developers on pragmatic solutions to the challenges of delivering housing projects within the Cairngorm National Park.

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