Established in 1984, Balmore Specialist Contracts has become one of the UK’s leading specialists in Stonework Restoration, Rope Access/Steeplejack Works, Lightning Protection, Seamless Roofing Systems, Commercial Cleaning and Building Maintenance.

With our head office in Glasgow we have been expanding both our range of services and the areas of Scotland that we cover As a multi-service construction company we have experience in commercial, industrial and private contracts and are approved contractors for the installation of Decothane & Hyperdesmo seamless roofing systems across Scotland.

Our Managing Director Victor MacKay has been in the building and contracting industry for 40 years and has worked on many prestigious and high profile projects from cathedral restoration to power station chimneys up to 750ft high.  He was also responsible for the restoration of a major historic Glasgow building and more recently, an iconic Newcastle city centre store.

Commenting on new technology, Victor explains,

“The Internet has opened up new and challenging horizons, giving us a fresh approach to meet the growing demand for our services,” Continuing, he describes the popularity of one of BSC’s most widely used protection services, “Many clients in the UK who have used the Decothane / Hyperdesmo systems appreciate the benefits of protection from inclement weather at a value for money cost”

In-house Safety Consultant Gary Woolam offers expertise relating to Health & Safety Legislation and guidelines. He says, “BSC Ltd are diligent in their high standards of Health & Safety and I am satisfied they are conversant with legislative procedures and carry them through on site as per my instructions.”

Our Company policy and priority is ‘Safety First’ and we guarantee a high standard of Quality Control in this respect. We also take pride in our after service and have effective management & understanding of our customer’s requirements at all times.

Balmore Specialist Contracts are full members of:

The National Federation of Master Steeplejacks & Lightning Conductor Engineers (ATLAS)

  • NFRC
  • Constructonline
  • CHAS
  • CITB

Accredited to ISO 9001, 14001 & 18001


At Balmore Specialist Contractors, we are constantly evolving our business to match and exceed our customers across Glasgow and Edinburgh’s expectations.   We invest in talent and make sure that all the employees at Balmore are fully trained in the vast range of building services that we offer.