Glasgow Caledonian University

GCU students experience work at Clark Contracts

Six students from Glasgow Caledonian University’s School of Engineering and the Built Environment will be completing a six month work placement at Clark Contracts.

Published 29 May 2018

University partnership helps to build careers in construction

Graham Construction has hosted 25 young people from across the UK on one of its major projects as part of a skills and employment initiative.

Published 3 August 2017

Robertson completes Glasgow Caledonian University transformation

Infrastructure group Robertson has completed work on a major element of the £30 million ‘Heart of the Campus’ project at Glasgow Caledonian University.

Published 24 October 2016

Building Briefs - June 29th

Top students recognised by Clark Contracts

Published 29 June 2016

GCU lands key role in BIM construction integration

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has been awarded a contract that will see it play a key role in helping the construction industry get up to speed with Scottish Government protocols in Building Information Modelling (BIM).

Published 17 February 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

Glasgow Caledonian University students win CIOB Global Challenge

Students from Glasgow Caledonian University have won the second annual Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Global Student Challenge competition.

Published 13 July 2015

Builders welcome spotlight on the importance of housing

Homes for Scotland has welcomed the publication of a major report which called for a radical look at the future direction of housing policy in Scotland.

Published 11 June 2015

GCU appoints built environment experts as Visiting Professors

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has appointed Professor Ghassan Aouad, the president of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and Mohammed Dulaimi, professor of project management and innovation at The British University in Dubai, as Visiting Professors to enhance the University’s activities and expertise in the area of construction.

Published 1 May 2015

Robertson inspires 3000 young people to consider career in construction

In the first quarter of 2015, Robertson Group engaged with more than 3,000 young people across Scotland in a range of specially designed activities and events aimed at inspiring the next generation of construction workers.

Published 30 April 2015