Construction Scotland Innovation Centre



Construction Scotland Innovation Centre prepares to launch new facility for industry

The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) is gearing up for a productive 2017 as it prepares to open the doors to its new innovation and collaboration facility to construction companies across Scotland.

Published 11 January 2017

Blog: The Great Productivity Challenge

Stephen Good, chief executive of the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre, challenges the sector to be more adventurous to avoid standing still.

Published 22 November 2016

Scottish construction conference to focus on innovation, productivity and growth

Over 400 of the Scottish construction industry’s key influencers and decision makers are set to gather today to discuss burning topics such as productivity, innovation, procurement and digitisation.

Published 13 September 2016

Free BIM training programme to be launched at industry conference

The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) is set to launch a free training and awareness programme to help Scottish construction businesses prepare for the impending implementation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2.

Published 7 September 2016

Productivity programme to boost profits to be launched at industry conference

Construction Scotland is set to launch a new initiative to help Scottish construction businesses boost their profits by improving their productivity and efficiency.

Published 30 August 2016

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s postgraduate programme to double intake

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s postgraduate programme is set to support 30 Scottish and EU students in the forthcoming academic year in a bid to tackle the sector’s skills shortage – double the number it supported in 2015/16.

Published 19 August 2016

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre makes business relationship appointment

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) has appointed Lucy Black as its senior business relationship manager.

Published 8 August 2016

Construction Scotland and CSIC announce second joint conference and industry showcase

Construction Scotland and Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) are to host their second joint conference on Tuesday 13 September 2016 at the Hilton Hotel in Glasgow, bringing together hundreds of the industry’s key influencers and decision makers from construction businesses of all sizes.

Published 3 August 2016

CSIC support winners of Scotland’s first construction ‘hackathon’

The winners of Scotland’s first construction “hackathon” will have their innovative idea for a digital built heritage tool supported by the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC).

Published 11 April 2016

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre welcomes new board member

Jo Blewett has been appointed as the newest member of Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s Governance Board.

Published 16 March 2016

Glasgow launch for Construction Scotland Innovation Centre backed hackathon event

Hack_Construct, the first hackathon focused on the construction sector outside London, is to take place in Glasgow in February.

Published 22 January 2016

First projects win funding from Construction Scotland Innovation Centre

A proposal for the UK’s first patented prefabricated timber frame party wall system is one of the first six innovation projects to be approved by Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s (CSIC) Technical Advisory Group of industry and academic experts.

Published 12 October 2015

Final phase of Scottish Scenic Routes design contest launched

An architectural design competition will be launched next week inviting young architects to design one of three new installations to be built as part of the widely acclaimed Scottish Scenic Routes initiative.

Published 5 August 2015

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre appoints business development manager for North Scotland

The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre has announced the appointment of Helge Hansen as its business development manager for the North of Scotland region.

Published 1 June 2015

ONS reveals slight dip in construction output

The Scottish construction sector has no need to be concerned despite a fall in construction output, according to an industry professional.

Published 10 April 2015