New footbridge set to improve connectivity in Glasgow's Sandyhills Park

A new pedestrian footbridge in Glasgow that will form a critical link between Sandyhills Park and nearby residential properties has been delivered thanks to the Glasgow City Region City Deal.

Published 19 October 2020

Main contractors appointed for UK’s first Greener Grid Park in Keith

Statkraft has awarded a contract to Powersystems UK with civils subcontractor Knights Brown to undertake the electrical and civil engineering works for a £20 million grid project in Moray.

Published 15 October 2020

Aecom begins redundancy consultation for up to 500 job cuts

Up to 500 jobs are set to go at Aecom as it announced a “re-shaped” to the UK and Ireland business.

Published 5 August 2020

Scottish infrastructure leaders call time on construction’s ‘take-make-waste’ culture

Infrastructure projects in Scotland should now be built using less new materials and significantly more secondary and recycled materials as the first choice, according to some of the sector’s biggest leaders.

Published 15 June 2020

World’s first ocean powered data centre planned for Caithness

A sustainable energy projects developer has announced plans for the first ocean powered data centre in the world in Caithness.

Published 9 September 2019

AECOM launches ‘pioneering’ Loch Ness natural capital laboratory

AECOM has launched what is believed to be the world’s first natural capital laboratory on a 100-acre site near Loch Ness. 

Published 15 August 2019

Keppie designs £64m hospital to cope with extreme Orkney weather

Keppie Design has concluded a trio of projects on the Orkney Islands with the delivery of the new £64 million Balfour Hospital.

Published 13 August 2019

Works starts on £2.4m Skolie Burn Bridge replacement

RJ McLeod has been awarded a contract by West Lothian Council to replace Skolie Burn Bridge between Addiewell and Loganlea.

Published 4 July 2019

Jacobs and Aecom to lead strategic transport review

Work to shape the future of Scotland’s transport infrastructure investment has taken a step forward.

Published 3 January 2019

AECOM appoints cost management director for healthcare

AECOM has appointed a new director of cost management to focusing on healthcare projects and building client relationships in the public sector.

Published 12 January 2018

AECOM named project manager and cost adviser for Clydebank hospital expansion

Design, consulting, construction, and management services provider AECOM has been appointed project manager and cost advisor for the new Elective Care Expansion Programme at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital in Clydebank.

Published 10 January 2018

NHS Orkney hospital tops out

Published 28 November 2017

Balfour Beatty signs £55m Forth Valley College construction contract

Balfour Beatty is to deliver the final phase of construction work to the new £55 million Falkirk campus of Forth Valley College.

Published 12 October 2017

Network Rail opens up infrastructure projects to third party firms

Network Rail is to enable third parties to build and invest in its railway infrastructure projects as part of sweeping new procurement reforms.

Published 8 August 2017

Four design firms chasing £50m A96 upgrade contract

Four design consultancies or joint ventures are to be invited to bid for the contract for a 26-mile stretch of the A96 from east of Huntly to Aberdeen.

Published 4 April 2017