Find out where we came from and what we’re about

A refreshing new approach informed by decades of civil engineering experience…

MGL Contractors are a highly-experienced civil engineering contractor with specialist expertise and core competency in major earthworks, temporary and permanent roads infrastructure, quarrying & mobile aggregate processing, marine rock armour construction & coastal protection and underground cabling infrastructure.

Working from our base at Daviot, Inverness, Scotland, we operate UK-wide in the principal civil engineering market sectors of renewables, power & utilities, marine works, commercial & residential development, highways & airports, and quarrying.

With a founding team that previously headed-up one of Scotland’s most successful independent civil engineering construction companies – before going on to transform another successful Highland civil engineering contractor into a company boasting a turnover of over £25 million per annum – MGL Contractors is the new face of civil engineering contracting experience.

MGL Contractors offers a refreshing and truly collaborative and integrated business experience which is already seeing us become our customers’ preferred supply chain contractor for specialist civil engineering construction services.



As a team MGL Contractors has extensive and diverse heavy civil engineering experience and expertise. From Earthworks and Road Construction on major road schemes to new National Grid Land Cable Power Infrastructure, operating Major Quarries to significant Rock Armour and Bulk Fill on Marine Land Development and Flood Defence Projects, we have leaders in their field on our team who have been there and done it.

From technically challenging Temporary Infrastructure Works (particularly across kilometres of rural peat and rock landscapes) for Renewables and Power Transmission Capital Projects to major Airport Infrastructure and major Private Commercial and Residential Development Roads and Sewer Infrastructure, MGL Contractors has the core competencies and track record of delivering major projects successfully.

From Estimating and Planning, to Engineering and the Integrated Management of Health, Safety, Environmental issues and Quality, we guarantee a fully-coordinated – and professionally managed – operational delivery of works whether it be for a significant construction project or major utilities infrastructure works…and beyond.