hub South West Scotland



Work begins on Larkhall housing development

hub South West Scotland and Cruden Building are starting work today on a new affordable housing development in Larkhall on behalf of South Lanarkshire Council to support the local housing strategy.

Published 22 February 2021

hub South West appoints Mark Houston as new supply chain development manager

Mark Houston, a highly experienced SME business adviser who has spent his career working alongside members of the west of Scotland SME business community, has been appointed supply chain development manager by hub South West.

Published 12 February 2021

hub South West Christmas initiative raises £8400 in donations for Trussell Trust foodbanks

hub South West has donated funds to The Trussell Trust to help bring some much-needed aid to disadvantaged households in its south-west Scotland territory.

Published 9 February 2021

Hugh LS McConnell added as new Tier 1b Contractor partner by hub South West

hub South West has added Kilmarnock-based Hugh LS McConnell to its supply chain framework as a new Tier 1b Contractor partner.

Published 15 January 2021

First Build Ayrshire programme to guide businesses on how to win high-value work from Tier 1 contractors

Build Ayrshire, an eight week’s long programme of practical instruction which will guide local construction industry-related businesses on winning new, high-value work from Scotland’s Tier 1 building contractors, is holding an online Information Day on Thursday 14 January between 10.00 and 12.00.

Published 11 January 2021

Cumbernauld Academy and Theatre Campus wins Partnership Awards accolade

A major educational construction project overseen by hub South West on behalf of North Lanarkshire Council and constructed by Morrison Construction has won gold in the Best Education and Higher Education category of the 2020 International Partnership Awards.

Published 18 December 2020

Green light for £50m Maybole Community Campus

South Ayrshire Council is to progress towards starting the formal construction of the £50 million Maybole Community Campus after the development was granted planning approval.

Published 14 December 2020

Cairn Ecology wins first prize at Build Lanarkshire’s 2020 awards

Lorraine Hamilton of Cairn Ecology, which provides professional ecological consultancy services to a range of companies, has been announced the winner of the third Build Lanarkshire programme, the course of practical instruction which guides local construction sector related businesses on winning new, high-value work from Scotland’s Tier One building contractors.

Published 10 December 2020

hub Club shares advice on improving skills and productivity

hub South West has held its final highly successful online event of 2020.

Published 3 December 2020

hub South West backs Trussell Trust’s food bank network

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West is leading a financial support package for The Trussell Trust to help bring some Christmas cheer to disadvantaged households in Lanarkshire, Ayrshire, and Dumfries & Galloway.

Published 30 November 2020

Work starts on new social housing at former Prestwick police station

The site of the old police station on Prestwick Main Street has been cleared to pave the way for a new affordable housing development.

Published 16 November 2020

Build Lanarkshire returns with online programme after coronavirus delay

Build Lanarkshire, the instructional programme which guides local construction businesses on how to win new work from both the public sector and Scotland’s Tier One building contractors, is under way once more.

Published 22 October 2020

ARMILA Sustainability Services scoops first prize at hub South West awards

Leanne Hannah, a qualified engineer whose business ARMILA Sustainability Services specialises in sustainable development, has been announced the winner of hub South West’s eleventh Building for Growth Awards Event held online via Zoom last week.

Published 14 October 2020

Dr Willie Mackie appointed chair of hub South West Scotland

Dr Willie Mackie has been named as the new chair of hub South West Scotland Limited, succeeding John McClelland CBE.

Published 6 October 2020

hub South West adds Ogilvie to supply chain

Ogilvie Construction has been appointed to hub South West Scotland’s supply chain as a Tier 1B Contractor.

Published 30 September 2020