Kier Group



Kier begins construction work on new Inverness primary school

Work has started on the new primary school to serve the housing developments at Ness Castle and Ness-Side in Inverness.

Published 4 June 2021

Kier Group completes £110m sale of housebuilding business

The sale of Kier Group's housebuilding arm to a newly formed company owned by Terra Firma founder and chairman Guy Hands has now been completed.

Published 1 June 2021

Kier launches £241m fund raise

Kier Group has kick-started its proposed £241 million equity raise to help tackle its deficit.

Published 13 May 2021

Kier adds two to executive team

The executive committee at Kier Group gained two new additions this week with the appointments of Alpna Amar and Sophie Timms.

Published 5 May 2021

Re-shaped Kier Group hails return to profit

A two-year turnaround strategy has resulted in materially improved results for Kier Group which now hopes to raise funds to complete the process.

Published 21 April 2021

Kier Group sells housebuilding business for £110m

Kier Group has agreed to sell its housebuilding arm to a newly formed company owned by Terra Firma founder and chairman Guy Hands.

Published 19 April 2021

And finally... Kier trials Formula 1 carbon-saving technology

Kier has held a UK-first trial of a technology to support its strategy delivering net zero carbon emissions.

Published 13 April 2021

Kier confirmed for £23m Paisley Museum main works contract

The journey to transform Paisley Museum into a top cultural destination took a major step forward yesterday as Renfrewshire councillors approved the appointment of the contractor to deliver the £23 million main works programme.

Published 1 April 2021

Neil Armstrong: Passivhaus and Kier's four guiding principles

In 2019, the UK parliament and Scottish Governments both declared climate emergencies and as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is now a sharp focus on building resilient and sustainable communities. This includes the buildings we construct - from how we design and build them to the comfort of occupants and the long-term efficiencies. Here, Neil Armstrong, preconstruction manager & education lead in Kier's Regional Building North & Scotland business, explains more about one building solution; Passivhaus design and shares four guiding principles.

Published 30 March 2021

Kier set to win £23m Paisley Museum main works deal

Renfrewshire councillors will be asked to approve the appointment of Kier Construction as the main works contractor for Paisley Museum.

Published 29 March 2021

Six appointed to £650m Scottish healthcare framework

Health Facilities Scotland has launched Frameworks Scotland 3, for delivery of new build, refurbishment and backlog maintenance projects across NHS Scotland.

Published 8 March 2021

University of Strathclyde's Wolfson Centre refurb completed

Kier Construction has completed the £15.5million redevelopment of the Wolfson Centre – believed to be the first dedicated biomedical engineering building in the world - for the University of Strathclyde.

Published 3 March 2021

Kier reveals improvements as it continues to tackle debt

Kier Group said today it expects to deliver half-year results slightly above the board's expectations after an improved first half performance.

Published 19 January 2021

Kier Group fully reinstated to Prompt Payment Code

All Kier entities have now been reinstated as signatories of the Prompt Payment Code (PPC) following the return of McNicholas Construction Services Ltd as a signatory.

Published 21 December 2020

Green light for Granton Gasworks Station refurbishment

ADP Architecture has secured planning permission and listed building consent for the full refurbishment of the former Granton Gasworks Station on Waterfront Avenue.

Published 6 November 2020