Aberdeen



Aberdeen outlines vision for new residential quarter

Aberdeen City Council is to map out a programme of works for an “ambitious residential-led mixed use development” in the heart of the city.

Published 4 June 2019

Aberdeen approves plans for more than 330 new homes

Councillors have given planning permission for more than 330 new homes to be delivered across two Aberdeen developments.

Published 3 June 2019

Aberdeen Art Gallery revamp faces £9m budget shortfall

The Aberdeen Art Gallery redevelopment is facing the possibility of a £9 million funding shortfall due to a predicted budget overspend and fundraising gap.

Published 30 May 2019

Councillors recommended to approve hundreds of Aberdeen homes

A developer’s proposals to build more than 200 homes as part of a wider housing development in Aberdeen have been recommended for approval.

Published 28 May 2019

New visualisations showcase TECA interiors ahead of opening

New computer-generated visualisations have been released of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) as the multi-million pound venue enters its final phase of construction.

Published 21 May 2019

Science block work kick-starts £100m regeneration at University of Aberdeen

Transformational plans to further enhance teaching and learning spaces at the University of Aberdeen have further progressed with the beginning of work on a new £35 million Science Teaching Hub.

Published 13 May 2019

RGU students explore innovative Aberdeen Harbour design ideas at public exhibition

An exhibition by final year Architecture students from Robert Gordon University (RGU) will showcase some innovative solutions to major nationwide challenges such as housing and tourism, as well as creative ideas for the redevelopment of Aberdeen harbour.

Published 10 May 2019

Developer to boost city centre living with Aberdeen acquisition

Affordable homes are to be developed in Aberdeen city centre after offices at Exchequer House were acquired by developer Swan Group.

Published 1 May 2019

Aberdeen Science Centre awards major redevelopment contract to Bancon Construction

Bancon Construction is to begin work on a major redevelopment of Aberdeen Science Centre following the award of a £3 million contract.

Published 30 April 2019

Electricians fined after two injured falling through uncovered floor hatch

An Aberdeen electrical company contracted to rewire and install new heating systems in Aberdeenshire Council properties has been fined for failing to put in place adequate barriers and physical warning signs around open floor hatches in a residential property.

Published 29 April 2019

Union Terrace Gardens poised for summer start as contractor named

The transformation of Union Terrace Gardens (UTG) is set to commence this summer following the selection of a contractor by Aberdeen City Council.

Published 26 April 2019

Aberdeen approves £10.6m road improvement programme

Road and transport works totalling £10.6 million have been approved for Aberdeen.

Published 26 April 2019

Housing minister opens new Hillcrest development in Aberdeen

A new affordable housing development which will inject 67 good quality affordable homes into the city’s housing stock has been officially opened by minister for local government, housing and planning Kevin Stewart MSP.

Published 23 April 2019

Contractor appointed to demolish Aberdeen school

The demolition of a disused Aberdeen school is expected to start within a matter of weeks after a contract was awarded by the local authority.

Published 16 April 2019

Business case approved for £8m Aberdeen health facility

Plans for a new health centre to replace three ageing Aberdeen GP practices have been backed by NHS Grampian.

Published 9 April 2019