North Lanarkshire

Final tower blocks downed as Cumbernauld’s high-rise era ends

Cumbernauld’s last two tower blocks are being reduced to rubble, making space for more than 130 new homes.

Published 26 March 2019

The Princess Royal unveils historic library’s transformation into new homes

A new chapter has started for Coatbridge’s historic Carnegie Library after a £2.5 million transformation into 12 social housing flats.

Published 7 March 2019

Monklands town centre sites earmarked for redevelopment

North Lanarkshire Council has unveiled plans to progress redevelopment proposals for two prominent sites in Monklands.

Published 28 February 2019

New campus contract win for SES Engineering Services

Engineering specialist SES Engineering Services (SES) has announced its latest contract win in the education sector on a new £17.9 million shared campus and community project in North Lanarkshire.

Published 30 January 2019

Feature: The infrastructure projects behind the Glasgow City Region City Deal

As the £1.13 billion Glasgow City Region City Deal gathers pace, Scottish Construction Now highlights the progress of the major infrastructure projects involved in the Deal.

Published 9 January 2019

Monklands Hospital site review to report back in February

A review into the consultation process around the future location of a new Monklands Hospital is to report back by the end of February 2019.

Published 12 December 2018

Morgan Sindall marks Scottish schools milestones

Pupils, teachers and local councillors in Airdrie have celebrated key milestones at the sites of two new joint campus primary schools which are being delivered by Morgan Sindall Construction & Infrastructure.

Published 10 December 2018

Milestone reached at £37m Cumbernauld Academy and Cumbernauld Theatre project

Morrison Construction has celebrated surpassing a major milestone for the £37 million Cumbernauld Academy and Cumbernauld Theatre project.

Published 28 November 2018

Review ordered into Monklands Hospital consultation

The Scottish Government has ordered a review into the consultation process around the future location of a new Monklands Hospital.

Published 12 November 2018

Plans submitted to deliver more than 2,300 affordable homes for North Lanarkshire

North Lanarkshire Council has included recently approved additional projects to provide more, modern and affordable new homes for the region’s residents into its next Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) which has now been submitted to the Scottish Government.

Published 6 November 2018

Muir Homes expands central belt presence with North Lanarkshire site acquisition

Muir Homes is expanding its presence in the central belt with the acquisition of a major new development site at Garnqueen Farm, near the village of Glenboig in North Lanarkshire.

Published 10 October 2018

Deal removes time constraints for Carnbroe waste to energy plant

A deal has been struck between landowner Simon Howie and waste to energy developer CoGen which removes any time constraints in which to deal with the planning application for the waste to energy plant adjacent to the A8 at Carnbroe in Coatbridge.

Published 8 October 2018

Proposed EuroPark development brought to life in new video

The team behind the proposed EuroPark development, located on the M8 corridor in North Lanarkshire, have unwrapped their vision for the brand new green at heart community in the form of a new website and video.

Published 12 September 2018

Six additional sites secured for North Lanarkshire housebuilding

Six additional sites have been secured for North Lanarkshire's new housebuilding programme.

Published 10 September 2018

Loan funding sees export growth for North Lanarkshire engineering firm

A business loan from North Lanarkshire Council has helped a local engineering business to take its innovative products to wider markets.

Published 7 September 2018