Cala Group

Furloughed site management teams harness virtual learning to secure key professional qualifications

A cohort of CALA construction site management professionals, drawn from all corners of Scotland, have turned pandemic-driven disruption to personal advantage by tackling one of two advanced Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) in site supervision and site management, with the majority completing their studies in record time.

Published 22 October 2020

And finally... In pod we trust

CALA Homes (West) has struck up a partnership with a garden pod provider to offer buyers across the west of Scotland the perfect opportunity to future proof their home.

Published 13 October 2020

CALA Homes secures consent for 89 homes on Killearn site

CALA Homes (West) has secured planning consent for a residential-led development on the grounds of the former Killearn Hospital in Stirlingshire.

Published 12 October 2020

CALA Homes (West) unveils mental health initiative at Glasgow development

CALA Homes (West) has unveiled a new bench with a significant meaning at its flagship development in Glasgow in a bid to raise awareness of a mental health initiative.

Published 9 October 2020

View sought from Queensferry community over CALA's major expansion proposals

CALA Homes (East) is inviting the community of Queensferry to give feedback on its plans for a significant new development on the southern edge of the town by hosting an online consultation event.

Published 1 October 2020

CALA maintains presence in Cults with latest planning approval

CALA Homes (North) has been given the go-ahead to create a new development in Cults.

Published 25 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

Homes for Scotland 2020 Awards: Development of the Year (large) shortlist

Homes for Scotland has unveiled the shortlisted candidates for its Development of the Year - large.

Published 24 August 2020

CALA (East) sweeps up six ‘Pride in the Job’ awards

Six site managers from CALA Homes (East) are celebrating after they each received a prestigious industry award from the National Home Building Council (NHBC).

Published 21 August 2020

Homes for Scotland 2020 Awards: Development of the Year (medium) shortlist

Homes for Scotland has unveiled the shortlisted candidates for its Development of the Year - medium.

Published 21 August 2020

CALA’S Construction Academy supports hundreds of staff during lockdown

CALA Homes has adapted its Construction Academy of Excellence with the introduction of new online courses and virtual instructor-led training alongside traditional classroom-based learning.

Published 13 August 2020

CALA Homes promotes from within for new East MD

CALA Homes has named Craig Lynes as the new managing director for its East of Scotland region, taking over the reins from David McGrath who was named regional chairman in March.

Published 6 August 2020

Video: The Crescent visionary Richard Murphy OBE reveals his hopes for its legacy

One of the country’s most renowned architects Richard Murphy OBE has revealed what he hopes will be the legacy of The Crescent by CALA Homes (East).

Published 6 August 2020

In Pictures: CALA completes Boroughmuir High School conversion

The transformation of Edinburgh's B-listed Boroughmuir High School into 87 apartments by CALA Homes (East) has moved forward with the launch of an A-grade show apartment.

Published 5 August 2020

East Lothian planners rubber-stamp path plan

East Lothian Council has granted planning permission for a segregated path linking Gullane and West Fenton.

Published 5 August 2020