Welcome to AB Gairns

A family run business established for over 40 years, we provide a professional, prompt and reliable service at competitive prices.

AB Gairns Contractors is a company built on reputation with many satisfied and returning customers throughout Perthshire and central Scotland.

With experience, expertise and qualifications built up over four decades in groundworks, plant hire and contracting services AB Gairns provides an unrivalled and friendly service – ask a customer!

We welcome domestic and commercial enquiries.

We specialise in

Plant Hire
Groundworks
Agriculture

AB Gairns Staff

Putting a face to the name – here are our office based staff.

Bruce Gairns

Bruce Gairns

Company Director

Bruce founded A B Gairns Contractors in 1969. He started the business himself and built up a great reputation delivering a high standard of work. Over the years the business has grown considerably, now employing over 20 employees. Bruce has overall responsibility for the Agricultural and Groundworks departments.

Andrew Gairns <span style="font-style: italic; font-size:12px;">BEng</span>

Andrew Gairns BEng

Company Director

Andrew joined the firm in 2002. As a qualified civil engineer Andrew became responsible for taking forward the company’s groundworks business. Andrew heads up all projects for A B Gairns Contractors Ltd and is responsible for ensuring the delivery of timescales and budgets. Andrew is the key contact to all prospective clients. Andrew is also responsible for ensuring all health and safety, quality and environmental matters are being developed in accordance with our management systems.

Stuart Gairns

Stuart Gairns

Company Director

Stuart has been with the company since he was 16 years old. He studied Agriculture at Oatridge College. He is responsible for overseeing and carrying out the agricultural aspect of the business. He is also responsible for plant upkeep and maintenance to ensure machinery is kept to a high standard.

David Guthrie <span style="font-style: italic; font-size:12px;">IEng, MICE, MCIHT</span>

David Guthrie IEng, MICE, MCIHT

Civil Engineer

Dave joined A B Gairns Contractors Ltd in 2016 as a civil engineer. He has over 40 years of experience in the construction industry in the public and private sectors. Dave is responsible for the day to day strategic site management of the projects under his control.

Fiona Connolly

Fiona Connolly

Accounts Manager

Fiona joined the team in 2004 after a successful career at Scottish Widows as a Team Manager. Fiona has been an integral part of helping the business set up management procedures throughout the office.

Amy Fenwick

Amy Fenwick

Customer Accounts Assistant

Amy joined the office team in 2014 as an Accounts Assistant and is responsible for all customer Accounts and day to day administrative duties. Amy studied Business Management at Perth College and graduated with a HNC. Amy has recently been involved in upgrading our new website.

Keith Garwood

Keith Garwood

Purchase Accounts Assistant

Keith joined the office team in 2015. Keith is responsible for all our purchase accounts and day to day administrative duties. Keith has many years’ experience in the Accounts management sector and brings a wealth of knowledge to A B Gairns Contractors Ltd.