Construction leads - February 17th


Applicant: City Of Edinburgh Council

Planning Authority: Edinburgh

Details: Phase 2 of 3 phase masterplan at Powderhall. Phase 2 is the former Bowling Green Site, this area is a mixed use development, to include an early years nursery, accessible housing for independent living for those aged 55 and over, outdoor amenity space for Broughton Primary School and associated landscaping, including new public entrance square and enhanced landscaping works to St Mark’s Path.

Location: Powderhall Bowling Green, Broughton Road, Edinburgh

Agent: Collective Architecture. FAO: Emma Fairhurst, Mercat Building, 26 Gallowgate, Glasgow

Reference: 21/00381/FUL

Application Link 


Applicant: University Of Edinburgh, Estates Department.

Planning Authority: Edinburgh

Details: Construct new Class 4 office/research facility within the grounds of Western General Hospital (building operated by University of Edinburgh). The proposed development is a 5-storey (incl. ground floor) extension to the existing Systems Medicine building and will accommodate ‘dry’ desk-based research facilities as well as ‘wet’ laboratories with associated support spaces, cell offices, and meeting facilities.

Location: Western General Hospital, 55 Crewe Road South, Edinburgh

Agent: Oberlanders Architects, 16 Melville Street, Edinburgh

Reference: 21/00054/FUL

Application Link 



Applicant: Edinburgh 37 Guest House.

Planning Authority: Edinburgh

Details: Change of use from guest house to 4 flatted dwellings.

Location: 37 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh 

Agent: George Gilbert, 39 Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Reference: 21/00304/FUL

Application Link 



Contract Authority: East Lothian Council

Details: East Lothian Council is seeking interest from suitable organisations for the renewal of our Construction Framework. We wish to establish a framework of works contractors for Traditional, and Design & Build projects, who will be invited to tender under mini competition, for works contained in the Council’s programme of new buildings, extensions, and repair and refurbishment of its building assets.

Typical building types are as follows (but not limited to)

- Educational buildings

- Community buildings such as community centres and sports facilities

- Commercial buildings

- Offices and other buildings

- Infrastructure facilities

The framework will be for a maximum period of 4 years – (2 years initially with the option of 2 x 1 year extensions).

Location: East Lothian


Publication Date: 16/02/2021