June 26, 2022


SHONA Campbell, an insolvency specialist at Henderson Loggie, is set to act as liquidator for a 60-calendar year-previous roofing organization which closed last 7 days.

The directors of Dunfermline-primarily based Braisby Roofing are implementing to the court to appoint Campbell to wind up the 60-yr-previous company.

The enterprise was established in 1965 and has remained in the household considering that then.

But the firm’s investing efficiency suffered for the reason that of lockdown limitations all through the pandemic, and funds circulation difficulties thanks to late payments, mounting costs, and important 6-determine terrible money owed.


The spouse and children also owns Kwikco Materials a wholesale supplier of janitorial items, hand and power applications, fasteners and fixings and workwear.

Kwikco is unaffected by the conclusion to location Braisby Roofing into liquidation and proceeds to trade as standard.

The Directors want to concentrate on Kwikco and are aiming to re-utilize some of the 20 afflicted personnel in the organization.

William Braisby, handling director of Braisby Roofing and grandson of the founder, said: “Construction is a difficult small business to be in proper now and, like quite a few firms, we have been severely impacted by Covid, which resulted in delays on jobs where by we ended up the principal contractor and important lousy money owed from shoppers failing to fulfill their obligations.

“We have explored every alternative to proceed trading but, regretfully, spiralling costs and shortage of products coupled with unsustainable cashflow troubles have led us to apply for voluntary liquidation. We will always be grateful for the support we have gained from our loyal staff.”

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Campbell, insolvency husband or wife at Henderson Loggie, explained: “The directors have arrived at a pretty hard selection just after dealing with up to lots of worries.

“It’s sad when a lengthy-standing enterprise has attempted to keep on but has no selection but to go into liquidation.

“I will perform with the loved ones to bring the affairs of the organization to a close and provide advice and assist to ensure personnel obtain their entire employment entitlements.”