Aberdeenshire



Chinese investors back £800m renewable energy park earmarked for Peterhead

Plans have been unveiled to construct a large-scale renewable energy park designed to deliver between 150 – 200 megawatts of green energy to supply to the Scottish grid, with the capacity to power tens of thousands of homes across the north-east of Scotland.

Published 2 December 2020

Deanestor delivers £3m contract for Inverurie Community Campus

Dunfermline-based furniture and fit-out specialist Deanestor has delivered its largest-ever contract in the education sector.

Published 24 November 2020

Stonehaven flood protection scheme could be delayed until 2023

One section of a multi-million-pound flood protection scheme at Stonehaven is likely to face a significant delay - potentially to late 2022 or early 2023 - as a result of revisions to the design and construction phases in one area of the scheme known as Zone 1B from White Bridge to Bridgefield Bridge.

Published 24 November 2020

Balfour Beatty wins £47.5m Peterhead substation contract

Balfour Beatty has been awarded a £47.5 million contract to design and build a new 400 kilovolt (kV) substation in Peterhead on behalf of SSEN Transmission.

Published 20 November 2020

Consultation into next phase of 600-home development in Fraserburgh

Colaren Homes is to share its plans for the next phase of a 600-home development in Fraserburgh in an online consultation.

Published 19 October 2020

Track repairs under way at Stonehaven derailment site

The latest stage in extensive recovery and reinstatement works following the Stonehaven train derailment has now begun.

Published 16 October 2020

Rail services return to Kintore after almost 60 years

The Aberdeenshire town of Kintore has today celebrated the return of rail services after almost 60 years.

Published 15 October 2020

Aberdeenshire Council reappoints Faithful+Gould to Construction Design Services Framework

Faithful+Gould has been appointed by Aberdeenshire Council to support the delivery of over £200 million of capital projects as part of its Construction Design Services Framework.

Published 18 September 2020

Peterhead's community campus plan approved by councillors

Plans for a new £71 million community campus in Peterhead made progress yesterday.

Published 16 September 2020

Affordable homes planned for council depot site in Huntly

Aberdeenshire Council has submitted plans to build more than a dozen affordable homes at the site of a former council depot in Huntly. 

Published 9 September 2020

Opening dates set as practical completion reached at £55m Inverurie Community Campus

The Inverurie Community Campus will open later this month after hub North Scotland confirmed that practical completion has been achieved on phase 1 of the £55 million development.

Published 7 September 2020

Aberdeenshire Council awards Peterhead social housing contract to Muir Homes

Muir Homes has won a £2.7 million contract to build 20 new council homes in Peterhead.

Published 7 September 2020

Green light for CALA Homes' development of Meldrum House

CALA Homes (North) and Meldrum House Estate have been granted permission to create a collection of homes within the grounds of the hotel and golf club.

Published 2 September 2020

Former Peterhead business centre to be demolished after failed quest to find buyer

Councillors have agreed a strategy which will see the demolition of the former Glenugie Business Centre and adjoining premises in Peterhead.

Published 1 September 2020

Plans lodged for 43 homes near Udny Station

Plans have been submitted to build 43 homes and two business units near Udny Station in Aberdeenshire. 

Published 31 August 2020