Dundee City Council renews fire alarm contract with McGill

McGill and Dundee City Council are set to renew their longstanding relationship with the award of a contract to install wireless fire alarms at council-owned properties across the city.

Over 25 years, McGill’s Fire and Security Division has carried out a number of contracts on behalf of the board, including the installation and maintenance of guard call systems, door entry systems and smoke alarms.

This new contract award, which will see McGill install new wireless fire alarm systems at council properties due to recent changes in Scottish Government legislation.

Chief Fire and Security Officer, Billy Robertson, said: “McGill Fire and Security have always worked well with Dundee City Council, and we have successfully carried out an enormous amount of work for them for over two decades. Our reputation as a go-to partner for public sector bodies continues to grow and we are absolutely delighted to be working with the board again.

McGill Chief Executive Errol Lawrie added, “Since the acquisition of McGill by United Capital, and now that we have seen the end of the pandemic and associated restrictions, McGill continues to go from strength to strength. We are the partner of choice for communities and social landlords, and our Fire and Security Division has a well-deserved reputation for its expertise and first-class customer service.