Faithful+Gould and Atkins drafted in for George Street and First New Town public realm project

Faithful+Gould and Atkins have been appointed to develop the RIBA Stage 3 design of the George Street and First New Town (GSNT) Public Realm Project for the City of Edinburgh Council.

Published 27 October 2021

Edinburgh schools and nurseries benefit from upgrades

Pupils and teachers at over 30 schools and nurseries across Edinburgh have returned to upgraded kitchens and new flooring, amongst other repairs and maintenance, carried out during the October break as part of a major £193 million maintenance programme.

Published 26 October 2021

Robertson delivers new £6.2m Renal Dialysis Unit for NHS Lothian

Robertson Construction Central East has delivered a new £6.2m Renal Dialysis Unit at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, on behalf of RFM Health, through Frameworks Scotland 2.

Published 21 October 2021

Will Rudd completes engineering works on Edinburgh learning hub

Pupils attending St Crispin’s School in Edinburgh will soon be relocating to a new campus south of the capital in the Burdiehouse area following completion of all structural and civil design and engineering works carried out by Will Rudd (Edinburgh).

Published 20 October 2021

HUB and Bridges acquire key site in Leith

Residential developer HUB has teamed up with sustainable and impact investor Bridges Fund Management to acquire a 2.6-acre site on Baltic Street in Leith.

Published 19 October 2021

Detailed plans submitted for Scotland’s first net zero carbon housing development

Detailed plans, comprising 94 flats and 48 colony style homes, have been prepared to bring a derelict brownfield site and home of a former care home back to life as part of the £1.3 billion Granton Waterfront regeneration project.

Published 19 October 2021

Edinburgh council urges landlords and homeowners to prepare for new fire safety legislation

The City of Edinburgh Council is reminding all city landlords and homeowners that every home in Scotland must comply with new fire safety legislation which will come into force early next year.

Published 15 October 2021

Plans submitted to transform nuclear bunker into tourist attraction

Plans to transform the Barnton Quarry Nuclear Bunker into a tourist attraction have been submitted to Edinburgh City Council.

Published 14 October 2021

New homes and co-working space to revamp Edinburgh's Finance House

New plans have emerged for a residential and office conversion of Finance House in Edinburgh.

Published 12 October 2021

Tesco Bank plans mixed-use development at South Gyle Broadway

Tesco Bank has unveiled plans to create more than 300 new homes, retail, commercial space and a nursery at South Gyle Broadway in Edinburgh.

Published 12 October 2021

48 flats planned on site of FourSquare warehouse in Edinburgh

Plans have been submitted to replace an Edinburgh warehouse used by charity FourSquare with private and affordable apartments.

Published 12 October 2021

Balfour Beatty selected to deliver Edinburgh city centre cycle link

Work to create a walking, wheeling and cycling route linking the west and east of Edinburgh will begin in January following the appointment of Balfour Beatty to deliver the project.

Published 8 October 2021

Multi-utilities to support 305 new homes in Granton

Arc-Tech MU has commenced the installation of multi-utilities at a major regeneration scheme in Granton.

Published 8 October 2021

Sweet music brings end to Royal High School saga

The former Royal High School building in Edinburgh is to be transformed into a £55 million national centre for music after the City of Edinburgh Council agreed to the lease of the historic property.

Published 7 October 2021

BDP returns to Edinburgh with Pattern Design acquisition

BDP’s recent acquisition of specialist sports and stadia architecture firm Pattern Design, the practice delivering Everton FC’s new £500 million waterfront stadium, has enabled the practice's return to Edinburgh.

Published 7 October 2021