Forestry and Estate Work

We at Edward Mackay (Contractor) Ltd, are proud of our ability to be able to deliver a wide range of services, some of which include, Forestry and Estate works.

For a good number of years now, we have been delivering quality and cost effective services and solutions to clients, such as: The Forestry Commission, Scottish Woodlands and a number of highland estates including: Sutherland Estates, Gordonbush Estate, Strathmore Estate, Kintradwell Estate and many more. These clients come back to us time and time again as they have confidence in Edward Mackay (Contractor) Ltd delivering a quality product.

With a modern range of the latest plant and transport coupled with a highly experienced team of operators and staff, we can offer a wide range of services and solutions including:

  • Access roads and tracks
  • Enabling works
  • River and flood protection
  • Drainage and ditching
  • Mounding
  • On site borrow pit works

Specialising in working in difficult terrain such as, steep hillsides, soft peatbogs and wet moorland, we at Edward Mackay, through careful planning, good environmental management and the choice and use, of the most suitable plant and machinery for the task, can provide with confidence, a quality, cost effective solution for the client.


First established in 1958 as a road haulage company, Edward Mackay Contractor has progressed into all aspects of construction and civil engineering. Since then we have grown steadily and diversified to meet the needs and requirements of a large and varied client base.