J D Penny Ltd was established in 1989 and is based in the village of Oldmeldrum in Aberdeenshire. We operated from a 'shed' in the village for 20 years until we recently moved into new premises.
Full Range of Experience We cover every range of work carried out in the construction industry from small jobbing works and repairs to highly skilled work involved in listed building refurbishments.
We carry out work both for the private and commercial sector.
Meet the Team John Penny leads our team who consist of:
David McCartey and William Wood (Joiners) and who have both been with the company for over 20 years and who not only are skilled at their own job but have trained all the apprentices we have taken on over the years.
Kevin Willox is our Workshop Joiner who manufacturers one off windows, doors, stairs and bespoke timber products.
Jason Simmers (Joiner) and has been with the company for over 10 years and came to the company as an apprentice.
David Philips (Joiner) also came to the company as an apprentice and has been with us for seven years.
Jim Morrison( Joiner) has been with the company for seven years and not only runs his own jobs but carries out our maintenance and repair work.
Euan Watson(Joiner) finished his apprenticeship with us two years ago and now runs his own jobs.
Graeme Penny the younger son of John who is now into his fourth year of his apprenticeship and with his brother is now renovating their first house.
John Penny the elder son of John is now into his second year of his apprenticeship. John is not only following in his fatherís footsteps but he is a budding curler who won the Scottish Junior Curling Championships in 2000.
Doug Penny (Mason) has also worked for John for more than 20 years and carried out all mason and building work for the company. He has been assisted by:
Stuart Bean who has worked with the company for more than 10 years.
Jenny Beattie has carried out all the admin work in the office and been with the company over 20 years.
Professional Development Our eldest member of staff is 70 and the youngest is 20. We pride ourselves in taking on school leavers as apprentices to continue the growth within the company and to train our young lads to our level of expertise and professionalism. Most of them not only have taken top awards at college but they have gone on to start on their own and have their own successful businesses.
Subcontractors Not only have we a dedicated and professional team but we also subcontract out to the following tradesmen: