East Ayrshire

East Ayrshire approves £11.6m roads investment programme

An extensive programme of works for East Ayrshire’s roads network was agreed at a recent meeting of the local authority.

Published 8 April 2021

Video: Time-lapse captures construction progress of HALO’s Enterprise and Innovation Centre

As the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre (HEIC) in Kilmarnock prepares to open its doors in the summer, a detailed time-lapse film has captured the project's construction progress from the first spade in the ground to the final fit-out. 

Published 1 April 2021

Plots launched for custom-built eco-homes within £60m development at Rowallan Castle Estate

New plots have been released for custom-built eco-homes as part of the first phase of a £60 million development at Rowallan Castle Estate.

Published 1 April 2021

Ashleigh Building completes new build housing association project in Kilmarnock

Cunninghame Housing Association has completed work on its new build housing development at Treeswoodhead, Kilmarnock.

Published 1 April 2021

Cumnock to become green energy capital of Scotland with new demonstrator project

The Knockroon Estate, on the outskirts of Cumnock, has been unveiled as the location for a world-leading energy project which aims to revolutionise how renewable energy supplies are generated, stored and used by communities in the area.

Published 24 March 2021

Deanestor delivers £1m fit-out at Barony Campus

Dunfermline-based furniture and fitout specialist Deanestor has completed a contract worth over £1 million on behalf of Morrison Construction for the manufacture and installation of fixed furniture for The Barony Campus in Cumnock, East Ayrshire.

Published 16 March 2021

Bank Renewables unveils plans for East Ayshire wind farm extension

Plans to build an extension to Lethans wind farm have been unveiled by Banks Renewables in a scoping report submitted to the Scottish Government’s Energy Consents Unit.

Published 10 March 2021

138 new Patna homes approved in principle

Developer Modern Spec Ltd has been given the green light to build 138 new homes at the site of the former Carskeoch caravan park in Patna.

Published 3 March 2021

New semi-build property completed following explosion in Dalmellington

UK construction and fit-out specialist Morris & Spottiswood has successfully completed a sixteen-week project in partnership with Shire Housing Association to reconstruct a semi-detached property in Dalmellington following an explosion in 2018.

Published 27 January 2021

Emtec to deliver East Ayrshire's first indoor climbing centre at Kilmarnock church

Emtec Property Services has been awarded the refurbishment and conversion of a former Kilmarnock church into a new state of the art climbing facility.

Published 22 January 2021

East Ayrshire council homes set for £154m investment

Thousands of council homes in East Ayrshire are expected to benefit from a £154 million improvement plan over the next five years.

Published 13 January 2021

Building contractor successfully enforces adjudicator’s decision in school extension dispute

A building contractor that was hired to construct an extension at a school in Ayrshire has succeeded in an action to enforce an adjudicator’s award following a dispute with the local authority.

Published 5 January 2021

Housing association secures East Ayrshire care and repair service tender

Shire Housing Association has won a tender to deliver the Care and Repair Service on behalf of the East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership for a further three years from 28 November 2020.

Published 27 November 2020

Ayrshire as Growth Deal milestone paves way for infrastructure investment

The £251 million Ayrshire Growth Deal was officially signed today paving the way for the creation of thousands of jobs and the investment of millions of pounds into the region.

Published 19 November 2020

Consultation launches on proposed housing in Auchinleck

A consultation is currently being held on a new housing development proposed for Auchinleck.

Published 11 November 2020