Stewart Milne Group is one of the UK’s leading independent home builders and timber systems manufacturers.
The Group has been established as one of the UK’s leading independent builders with a reputation for quality, excellence in customer care and innovation.
The firm’s innovative approach has led to them being the first UK builder to design, develop and build the UK’s first five star carbon neutral home, The Sigma Home. Stewart Milne are the lead developer on the government backed AIMC4 project, leading the way in the industry by developing low energy low carbon homes for the future. Originally established in 1975, with just six employees, today the Stewart Milne Group employs over 800.
The business has grown to reach a turnover of £210 million with offices in Manchester, Oxford, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Glasgow, as well as two timber systems factories in Oxford and Aberdeen.
The firm’s market leading position is based firmly on their expertise, innovation and quality along with a commitment to providing the best service to customers.
Stewart Milne Group encourages employees at all levels within the Company to take ownership for good environmental practice, through the provision of awareness training, emphasis on the correct operational procedures and good internal communication.
The firm maximise the benefits of timber frame design to reduce raw material waste during manufacture and construction, and further enhance the energy efficiency of residential and commercial developments.
Health & safety, quality and service are vital to Stewart Milne and as a result the group builds to the highest standards. In order to fulfil their environmental responsibilities the firm set targets in each of their divisions against Group key performance indicators and benchmark these against best practice wherever possible.
The firm has achieved numerous accreditations including BS EN 9001:2000 and OHSAS 18001:1999.
The firm also continuously reviews and updates their internal processes and procedures to strive towards zero accidents in the workplace. All sites are also audited and given a quantified score, against which progress is measured. This ensures every project is approached consistently, and that the highest standards of controlling risk are applied.
In 2014 Stewart Milnes HSE team were awarded the RoSPA Gold Award 2014 for the fifth consecutive year, and in 2013, four of their site managers were awarded at the NHBC Health and Safety Awards.
Stewart Milne Homes has recently developed a series of homes in Charleston, Aberdeen. The company pride themselves on designing homes with spacious interiors, stunning kitchens and attractive exteriors to suit everyone from growing families to professionals wanting extra space.
The detached Hollandswood house, on the Charleston site, boasts four bedrooms, a welcoming hallway, a formal dining room with bay window, a spacious living room and an open plan kitchen/family/breakfast room featuring premium integrated appliances.
French doors lead from the kitchen to the rear garden. The property benefits from a downstairs cloakroom and separate utility room. Up the feature winding staircase, a central landing leads to four bedrooms, a well-appointed family bathroom and an IT and study area. The generous master suite and adjacent guest bedroom both include en-suite facilities and fitted wardrobes. The Hollandswood boasts a detached double garage and paved driveway leading to the home.
This new build is an insight into the type of properties Stewart Milne Homes creates throughout the UK.