Our Services


We offer a broad range of services, delivering excellent results whilst working in partnership with our clients:

Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering

MCL offers a complete civil engineering package to our clients. Extensive experience on a wide range of civil engineering projects means we are approved contractors for a number of authorities while our qualified supervisors and operatives allied to a reputation for successful and safe delivery of complex, multiple interface works make MCL the safe and reliable contractor of choice.


MCL offers a range of surfacing services. Specialists in constructing new roads, car parks and driveways, MCL uses a combination of the latest machine technology and traditional hand laying techniques to install a variety of surface finishes and materials to provide a durable and decorative finished product. MCL has been carrying out carriageway surfacing, footway construction and road surface maintenance since 1965.


MCL offers quality professional construction services. Working closely with our clients and their design teams, we provide experience and knowledge on key aspects such as Programme Management, Commercial Management, Quality Management and Health & Safety. Our significant management experience ensures the smooth-running and cost-effective execution of the most complex construction project.

Design and Build
Design & Build

The service where MCL does it all. We enable our clients to clearly identify and specify their requirements, ensuring the construction of a tailor–made building. MCL undertakes all responsibilities from planning permission, to building warrant and local authority approvals. Our in house project management and quality control team monitor every aspect of the build insuring completion on time, within budget and to a high standard.

Forestry Works
Forestry Works

MCL offers a number of forestry related operations including mounding work, footpath construction, access roads and on-site drainage solutions. While maintaining a close working relationship with our clients, we provide key management personnel to oversee every aspect of our forestry works. A traditional company that has continually invested in our employees, training, and modern construction techniques we take pride in a fleet of heavy forestry spec plant that is up-to-date and continuously renewed.

Armstrong Group
Other services available in the Armstrong Group

MCL is part of the larger Armstrong Group, offering a wide range of bespoke customer solutions, all accessible through the links at the bottom of the page:

Armstrong Waste Management Ltd

Based in Dumfries, Armstrong Waste Management Ltd is established as the leading independent waste management provider and recycling company in South West Scotland. We offer an impressive range of services and solutions to industrial, commercial and domestic customers. Our services include skip hire, trade bin collection, recycling, roadsweeping, site clearance and landfill disposal.

R Earsman Ltd

R Earsman Ltd is the small works division of the Group and carry out a variety of building works. They are a manufacturer of bespoke GRP cabinets and equipment enclosure for both the commercial and domestic markets

Armstrong Properties (Scotland) Ltd

Armstrong Properties can offer clients a complete turnkey package from site acquisition and land purchase through to a completed building for either purchase or rent. Armstrong Properties work closely with MCL on Design & Build solutions to meet our client’s specifications and requirements. Armstrong Properties are well placed to carry out speculative developments or by utilising their own land bank to construct both commercial and residential developments.