Glasgow



Research facility plan for former Glasgow hospital site

The University of Glasgow has submitted plans to transform an old Southern General site into a pioneering new medical research facility.

Published 1 June 2015

CCG starts work on Glasgow and Edinburgh student apartments

Work is underway to create over 400 new student apartments in Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Published 29 May 2015

Glasgow council office to make way for student apartments

Glasgow City Council is set to sell some unused land to make way for 59 serviced apartments, 375 student flats and 23,688 sq/ft of commercial space.

Published 28 May 2015

BAE Systems reveals £100m investment in Clyde shipyards

Defence firm BAE Systems is to invest more than £100 million in improving and expanding its Govan and Scotstoun sites.

Published 22 May 2015

Gardiner & Theobold wins QS role on Mackintosh restoration

Gardiner & Theobold (G&T) has won the quantity surveyor contract on the restoration of the Glasgow School of Art’s (GSA) Mackintosh building, following the fire in May 2014.

Published 22 May 2015

Burrell revamp succeeds in £15m HLF grant bid

Plans for the refurbishment and redisplay of the Glasgow’s Burrell Collection have gained the support of £15 million from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

Published 20 May 2015

Glasgow student residence and retail plans submitted

Oberlanders Architects have submitted a planning application on behalf of Balfour Beatty for a new student residence in central Glasgow.

Published 20 May 2015

Procurement strategy agreed for £1.13bn Glasgow City Deal

A procurement strategy has been agreed upon to take forward Glasgow’s £1.13 billion City Deal, paving the way for work to proceed on 20 ‘major infrastructure projects’ across the city region over the next 20 years.

Published 15 May 2015

£7m Govan Interchange upgrade deal for Graham

Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) has awarded a £7 million contract for the modernisation of Govan Subway and bus station in Glasgow to Graham Construction as part of their ongoing £288m Subway Modernisation programme.

Published 7 May 2015

Call to make heating a part of building law

Scottish Renewables has called for a change in planning rules in Glasgow to force developers to consider low cost communal heating systems.

Published 6 May 2015

Green light recommended for Glasgow office and residential project

A new housing and office development planned for Glasgow’s financial services district has been recommended for approval by city planners.

Published 5 May 2015

New lease of life for Glasgow’s Trongate building

Work has started on the transformation of one of Glasgow city centre’s landmark historic buildings into a prime retail and residential development.

Published 1 May 2015

Deal signed to bring 550 new homes to Dalmarnock Power Station site

The latest stage on the ongoing transformation of the Glasgow’s East End will see 550 homes constructed on the site of the former Dalmarnock Power Station, it was revealed today.

Published 28 April 2015

Glasgow’s 1 West Regent Street achieves practical completion

A new landmark development located in the heart of Glasgow city centre has achieved practical completion.

Published 24 April 2015

BAM commissions striking artwork at CONNECT110NS development

The productivity and creativity of the people of Glasgow are to be celebrated in a new piece of artwork at an office and retail development in the city.

Published 23 April 2015