News from 2014

  • 16th October 2014
    Construction firm Robertson group bounced back into the black in style to post record profits in the last financial year.

    The Elgin-based company posted earnings of £34.6 million in the 12 months to the end of March, after falling to a pre-tax loss of £3.7 million after exceptional items in the previous year.

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014

    Construction: North-East company looking upward after posting record £34.6m profit.
    Robertson Group has reported a return to profit following a "record year" for construction and the sale of investments. The Elgin-based firm reported a record profit of £34.6 million in the year to the end of March.

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014
    Bill Robertson, whose Elgin-based infrastructure group is one of Scotland's major independents, says he is pleased with progress.

    The chairman and owner of Robertson Group said he hoped to return it to pre-recession profitability from a broader, more sustainable base.

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014
    Robertson Group yesterday said achieving "sustained higher profitability" was its immediate priority ahead of pursuing plans for a stock market flotation.

    The Stirling headquartered infrastructure, support services and construction group revealed a 13% increase in turnover to £261.3 million and pre-tax profits of £34.6m for the year to March, a major turnaround from the £3.72m loss

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014

    Robertson Group has reported record profit and a 13 per cent rise in turnover, with its construction division posting growth of 21 per cent. The group's turnover grew to £261m in the year to 31 March 2014, up from £210m last year.

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014

    Robertson Group has set its sights on bidding for more major school and health projects. The firm sees fresh opportunities for investment after disposing of mature PFI investments, which strengthened its balance sheet and delivered record pre-tax profits.

    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 16th October 2014
    Executive Chairman Bill Robertson said: "It had been our intention to float the business in the near future. However, the timing of that will be determined by the achievement of long-term sustainable higher profitability."
    Associated companies : Robertson Group
  • 23rd September 2014
    It was all in a day's work when local firefighters tackled a number of highly challenging rescues at the construction site of the new Harris Academy in Dundee earlier this month.
    Associated companies : Robertson Group, Tayside