Heriot-Watt University



Green light for £384m Edinburgh & South East Scotland City Region Deal projects

The first tranche of investments in a series of transformative projects in Edinburgh and South East Scotland have received approval as part of the City Region Deal.

Published 19 December 2018

Edinburgh and South East City Region Deal agreement signals green light for £1.3bn investment

Prime Minister Theresa May and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will formally sign off a deal that will bring £1.3 billion worth of investment into the South East of Scotland.

Published 7 August 2018

Graham builds path to university degree for staff

A new Graduate Apprenticeship scheme that gives company employees the opportunity to gain higher education through the workplace has been supported by Graham.

Published 31 July 2018

Report outlines way to use land value increases to deliver new developments

Effective approaches for Scotland to use publicly created increases in land value to help finance the infrastructure needed to deliver new housing and other development have been highlighted in a report published today.

Published 23 May 2018

Edinburgh students engineer future careers in construction

Talented engineers of the future have completed an immersive introduction to the industry thanks to a partnership between Robertson and the Constructionarium initiative.

Published 22 May 2018

Esh set to deliver modern learning and library space for Heriot-Watt

Representatives from Esh Border Construction and Heriot-Watt University met this week to celebrate the beginning of an extensive refurbishment project at the prestigious higher education establishment.

Published 8 November 2017

Green light for Heriot Watt University’s £19m Discovery & Innovation Centre

Architecture firm Sheppard Robson has received planning permission from the City of Edinburgh Council for a £19 million engineering, computer science and maths building at Heriot-Watt University.

Published 27 October 2017

Industry and academia unite to tackle skills threat to UK housing

Stewart Milne Timber Systems is to spearhead a new project between construction and academia which aims to address the ‘triple threat’ to the UK’s new homes ambitions – shortages of materials, skills and quality new housing.

Published 5 April 2017

Student and residential plans lodged for Riccarton Mains Village

Proposals for a new community adjacent to Heriot-Watt University at Riccarton have been lodged by livestock auctioneering business H&H Group plc.

Published 10 November 2016

CMS helps deliver Edinburgh’s world-class sports performance centre

CMS Window Systems has played a key role in the construction of a new world-class sports and exercise facility at Edinburgh’s Heriot-Watt University.

Published 16 September 2016

Plans submitted for 160-bed hotel to support Heriot Watt sports hub

Proposals for the development of a fully modular hotel at the National Performance Centre for Sport in Edinburgh have been submitted to planners.

Published 18 March 2016