About Veitchi

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Group Overview

The Veitchi Group comprises 5 operating companies. At its heart, the Group is a specialist solutions contractor, tailoring our products and services to meet the needs of main contractor and end user clients across a wide range of sectors.
The Veitchi Group has traded successfully for more than 100 years. Our ethos has always been to provide the very best service to our clients. To achieve this, we work closely within them to understand their needs and wants. In this way we can provide a tailor made delivery across various trades focusing on the key areas of safety, innovation, reliability, quality, cost added value and sustainability.

Our solutions-based approach sets us apart from the competition. We work with our customers to overcome challenges in the design and implementation of diverse and unique projects.

We have the ability to package solutions involving our fullrange of services. We can provide a one-stop-specialised solutions service for the construction and fit out aspects of ay project, which eliminates risk. Our value engineering approach reduces cost for our clients in the delivery of large, diverse contracts.
Jim Preston & Raymond Tedeschi

Veitchi Companies


From factory flooring to car showrooms, Veitchi Flooring create exceptional and beautiful flooring on a grand scale. 


From office spaces to opera houses, Veitchi Interiors specialise in complete interior fit out packages.


Dedicated to creating homes of exceptional quality in beautiful and unique locations,


Our property preservation arm, repairing and restoring properties to their former glory.

Our story

Why Veitchi? The company name is derived from the Veitchii Boston Ivy - an attractive clinging vine - to convey the adherence of our flooring products. 
  • 1912 - Veitchi flooring was laid on RMS Titanic on both stairways and cabins in Third Class areas of the ship. 
  • 1917 - On 20th March 1917, Veitchi is registered with Companies House and incorporated as a company with its roots in the shipping industry. Veitchi (Holdings) Ltd - Company registration number 9798. Our company registration number is only 4 digits long demonstrating that we are one of the longest established Scottish companies still trading.
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  • 1935 - Richardson & Starling is formed in High Wycombe on 24th June 1935 as a company specialising in damp proofing and timber decay treatment. Over the intervening years, Veitchi grows in to a business consisting of industrial flooring, soft floor coverings and interior fit out operation.
  • 1982 - Richardson & Starling (Northern) Ltd is purchased by Veitchi (Holdings) Ltd and continues to operate as a building preservation and repair business.
  • 2010 - Veitchi Homes is established as a niche developer of homers in North East Scotland
  • 2017 - Veitchi Group are celebrating its centenary incorporation date!

Veitchi Products



Metframe is a lightweight steel structure method of construction, revolutionising the mid-rise sector utilizing cold rolled, galvanized steel extrusions, built off-site and delivered in pre-panelised form. These are then incorporated into a range of structurally efficient floor, ceiling and roof solutions that provide structural stability and integrity to the building, eliminating the need for a steel or concrete primary frame.

It can provide significant savings on programme times completed is particularly suited to tight city centre environments due to the manufacturing process being off site. Learn more...


Hardwearing, seamless flooring systems that are manufactured and installed exclusively by Veitchi, Veitchiflor (previously known as Linotol) is a hard wearing, seamless or decorative composition flooring designed specifically for stairways and common areas.

Available in a range of colours, it is an established and proven floor covering which encompasses the performance requirements specific to stairs, without the need for seams, cuts or joints. Learn more...


Conductive flooring that is manufactured and installed exclusively by Veitchi, Veitchiguard Conductive Flooring is a jointless composition designed for use in buildings where explosives are processed or stored. Learn more...

Supply Chain

Our supply chain is essential to our business success and improvement. We develop long-term, sustainable relationships to provide innovative solutions for our clients. We challenge our supply chain to allow us to provide a safe and sustainable built environment.

Board of Directors

Our four Group Board members have considerably demonstrated the high quality of their leadership. The Board's cumulative experience in the construction industry exceeds 119 years and have cumulatively worked for Veitchi for over 29 years. Together they have steered the business into its position as Scotland's largest independently owned sub-contractor.

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