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Oor Wullies BIG Bucket Trail
On 14th March W M Donald attended an event to pick which design we were to sponsor. We are delighted to be the sponsor of the Oor Wullie deisgned by local artist Charlie Dear. Charlie Dear is an illustrator and graphic designer based in Aberdeen. Inspired by folklore, legends and fairy tales, Charlie adores Scottish heritage and seeks to bring hidden stories to life through her work. She has a passion for illustrating children's books and enjoys creating charming, vibrant illustrations that make people smile
19th Apr 2019
Willie Donald will be walking the West Highland Way
Willie Donald will be walking the West Highland Way to raise money for local charity Charlie House, who are trying to raise 8 million pounds to provide a state-of-the art specialist support centre in Aberdeen.
8th Mar 2019
W M Donald are first company in the North-east to migrate to new ISO 45001 Health & Safety Standard
As part of our continued commitment to health & safety, W M Donald is delighted to announce that we have successfully migrated to the new ISO 45001 Health & Safety Standard, which makes us only the 10th construction-related company across the UK and Ireland to have achieved this accreditation.
8th Mar 2019
W M Donald donate 2018 'near miss' money to local charity Charlie House
Our team donated £1 per 'near miss' that was reported, with 284 near misses reported in 2018, which is an increase of 143 reports from the 2017 figure.
7th Mar 2019
Helping young construction workers achieve their potential
W M Donald representatives Fraser Morrison, Ian Gray and Eilidh Cameron have been looking at ways of enriching young apprentices’ experience on site, making the training process more effective, and increasing their engagement with the construction process.
25th Jan 2019
The BIG Interview - Alastair Aboyne
Alastair founded AJC Construction in 2000. He started out with one joiner and has since grown the business to the point where it now employs 60 people full-time, with a further 60 or so regular contractors depending on the portfolio of projects at any one time.
24th Jan 2019
W M Donald present on the challenges of building a new town at Aberdeen construction and property conference
Mike Meldrum, engineering manager within W M Donald, presented on the challenges and lessons learned, as the principle contractor in the development of Chapelton of Elsick, Scotland's newest town since Irvine in 1966.
13th Dec 2018
Want to know more about what we do? Watch our new promotional video here!
We put together a video of highlights, demonstrating the various services that our W M Donald team offer, to show to delegates at last month's Build It conference and exhibition.
13th Dec 2018
W M Donald to present at Aberdeen's first construction and property conference
Mike Meldrum will be presenting on Chapelton of Elsick, and the challenges of building a new town, at AECC on Friday 30th November.
8th Nov 2018
W M Donald Win 2018 Business of the Year at Northern Star Business Awards
The W M Donald team were presented with the award in front of 600 guests at a black tie ceremony held at Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre.
28th Sep 2018
ANCHOR Wipeout 2018
W M Donald has raised almost £900 for Friends of ANCHOR by taking part in their Wipeout challenge.
20th Aug 2018