About us - Jackson Steel Structures Ltd

Our experience and knowledge are second to none

Company Profile

Jackson Steel Structures was originally formed by David Jackson in 1947 and moved to its current location at Tannadice Street, Dundee in 1987. Steady growth has been achieved over the years, based on a reputation of quality and reliability. Our in-house teams include all of the estimators, designers, draughtsmen, project managers, fabricators, welders and steel erectors that we require to successfully service our customers.

The company management is fully committed to continual development, training and improvement. All of our services are compliant with current legislative and quality standards. Our design and detailing departments utilise the latest software packages and our workshop and site staff are fully trained in all aspects of the industry, from health and safety to welder coding.

Our estimating department offer a very quick turnaround to enquiries and our directors are always happy to meet clients to discuss project requirements. We provide a comprehensive one-stop service including design, detailing, fabrication and erection of steelwork on site. We also provide metal floor decking, netting, roof and wall cladding and edge protection. Our industry experience is vast and ranges from small stairs and balustrades to complex and multi-storey steel frames up to 1000 Tonnes.


Project Portfolio

We have carried out a huge range of new build and refurbishment projects throughout Scotland. Our work is spread over a wide variety of public, private and business sectors and we work with many of the leading contractors in the construction industry. Our recent portfolio includes schools, universities and colleges, hospitals, water treatment works, energy and utility projects, housing, care homes, hotels, factories, industrial units, retail units, leisure projects, commercial offices, showrooms, supermarkets and more.

A few examples of our current and recent projects are summarised below;


Schools and Education

Law Primary, North Berwick      St Fergus Primary, Paisley      Kirn Primary, Dunoon

Baldragon Academy, Dundee      Grove Academy, Dundee      Brimmond Primary, Aberdeen

Warddykes Primary, Arbroath      Dunbar Grammar School     St Anthony’s Primary, Bathgate

Sciences Library, Edinburgh University      Restoration of Morgan Academy, Dundee

UVL laboratories, St Andrews University      Hillhead Campus, Aberdeen University


Water Treatment Works

Muirdykes WTW      Killylour WTW      Penwhirn WTW      Crieff WTW

Loch Eck WTW      Camphill WTW      Forehill WTW      Ballater WTW

Marchbank WTW      Turrett WTW      Lomond Hills WTW


Energy and Utility

SSE Dundee      SSE Perth      SSE Altens, Aberdeen      SSE Elgin      SSE Dunoon

Coupar Angus Substation      Tummel Substation      Halliburton, Montrose

Longannet Power Station      Tenaris, Aberdeen      FMC, Dunfermline

Aker Q Serve, Portlethen     Oceaneering, Rosyth      CHP Plant, Killin



Riverside Apartments, Dundee      Beach Road, Troon      Loaning Road, Edinburgh

Berryknowes Road, Glasgow      Care Home, Inverclyde      Pittencrieff, Dunfermline

Westburn Lane, St. Andrews      Premier Inn, Dundee      Hope Terrace, Edinburgh

Student Residence, Dundee      Old Crown Hotel, Crieff      Rufflets Hotel, St Andrews



Scot JCB, Edinburgh      CJ Lang, Dundee      Carnegie Road, Glasgow

Manor Farm, Stirling      Fisher’s Laundry      Pentagon Freight, Aberdeen

Kwik Fit, Edinburgh      Michelin, Dundee      Intermoor, Aberdeen      BT, Badentoy

Kingston Business Park, Greenock      Ravensby Glass, Dundee      KCAD, Badentoy


Commercial and Retail

Council Offices, Fort William      SGN, Linwood      Sofology, Kingsway Dundee

Arnold Clark BMW showroom, Inverness      Eden & Ravenscroft, Grangemouth

Cameron Motors VW Showroom, Perth      Matthews Foods, Dundee

Co-op, Carnoustie      Baird’s Pharmacy, Dundee      Jamie’s Italian, Aberdeen


Sport and Leisure

Overgate Shopping Centre, Dundee (over 1000 Tonnes of steelwork),

Dance Theatre, Dundee College      Dick McTaggart Gymnastic Centre, Dundee,

Academy of Sport, Perth College      Byre Theatre, St Andrews (cladding only),

Lismore Rugby Club, Edinburgh      Saltire Leisure centre, Arbroath

Skate Park, Dundee      Golf Centre, Carnoustie     Gala Bingo, Glenrothes



Maggies Cancer Care, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary      Glaxosmithkline, Montrose

Hangar Refurbishments, RM Condor, Arbroath      Hangar 13, Prestwick Airport

Community Centre, Craigsfarm Livingstone      Railway Station, Broughty Ferry

Printing Press Hall, DC Thomson Dundee      Fire Station, Kingsway Dundee

Cadet Centre, Crieff      RAF Lossiemouth      MOD Range, Garelochhead