The traditional skills of the steeplejack have been used since the dawn of the industrial revolution to construct, maintain and demolish industrial brick chimneys.

In today’s modern construction environment, the traditional skills of the steeplejack have evolved into a highly technical industry capable of delivering innovative solutions for all working at height projects.

To obtain a greater appreciation of the modern day skills of a steeplejack, we invite you to contact Mackay Stone today to understand how our steeplejack skills remain as capable as always of delivering a safe, cost effective advantage for your working at height projects.

We specialise in Steeplejacking in Glasgow, West of Scotland and beyond.


    Steeplejack Services
    Structural Surveys
    Industrial Chimney Maintenance & Refurbishment
    Controlled Demolition & Dismantling
    Refractory Linings


Mackay have carried out work for many clients, including :-

Glasgow Cathedral
St Machar’s Cathedral, Aberdeen
St Andrew’s Cathedral, Dumfries
Cathedral of St. Mary’s, Newcastle
Elgin Cathedral
Penilheugh Monument, Marquis of Lothian’s Estate
Wallace Monument, Stirling
Edinburgh Castle
Duke of Hamilton’s Mausoleum
Buchanan Castle, Duke of Montrose

Grant’s Standfast, Dufftown
Drambuie Company Ltd, Edinburgh
Johnny Walker White Horse Distillers, Glasgow
John Dewars, Perth
William Younger, Edinburgh
Dryborough & Company Limited, Edinburgh
Thomas Usher and Son Ltd., Edinburgh
Scottish Brewers Ltd., Edinburgh

North of Scotland Hydro Board
Scottish Power
British Aluminium Company, Kinlochleven
Goodyear Tyre and Rubber Company, Glasgow
Carrongrove Paper Company Ltd., Denny
Scott’s Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Greenock
Debenham’s, Glasgow
ICI Ltd., Irvine
BP Refinery Ltd., Grangemouth
Geigy (UK) Ltd., Paisley
Jute Industries Ltd., Dundee
The North British Steel Foundry Ltd., Bathgate
Nestle Company Ltd., Stranraer
CWS Ltd., Glasgow
Stewart and Lloyds, Corby

Dunbartonshire Council
North and South Lanarkshire Councils
Perth and Kinross Council
Central Region
Edinburgh District Council
Glasgow City Council

Dunbartonshire Hospitals, Vale of Leven
Glasgow South Western Hospitals
Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow
Royal Infirmary, Glasgow
Yorkhill Hospital, Glasgow