Orkney



Keppie designs £64m hospital to cope with extreme Orkney weather

Keppie Design has concluded a trio of projects on the Orkney Islands with the delivery of the new &p ...

Published 13 August 2019

Orkney Islands Council backs development of £28.5m ‘smart energy island'

Orkney Islands Council (OIC) is to support the development of a multi-partner £28.5 million re ...

Published 4 June 2019

Currie & Brown toasts two new NHS contract wins

Asset management and construction consultancy Currie & Brown has been awarded new contracts in S ...

Published 14 March 2019

Kirkwall hall of residence to be demolished and redeveloped

The former Papdale Halls of Residence in Kirkwall are to be demolished to clear the site for potenti ...

Published 10 January 2019

Orkney Islands Council to acquire uninhabited islands for development

Orkney Islands Council is to purchase a group of uninhabited islands because they offer a “sig ...

Published 26 November 2018

Brunton Design selected to design Orkney sheltered accommodation

Brunton Design has been appointed by The Sanday Development Trust to prepare sheltered accommodation ...

Published 28 September 2018

Ten-year transformation of Scottish fishing village wins top UK planning award

A 10-year plan to regenerate a declining fishing village in Scotland has won the top prize at a pr ...

Published 25 May 2018

Main contractor appointed for Orkney research campus

A £5.39 million construction contract has been awarded for the development of a new Research and In ...

Published 21 March 2018

NHS Orkney hospital tops out

A ceremony has taken place to mark a major milestone for NHS Orkney’s new flagship hospital and ...

Published 28 November 2017

Funding announced for Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum revamp

Work on a major renovation of the Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum in Lyness looks set to start ...

Published 25 July 2017

Threesixty Architecture appointed to deliver Orkney Research and Innovation Campus

Threesixty Architecture has been appointed for the redevelopment of the Old Academy and former pri ...

Published 5 May 2017

Financial close reached on £64m NHS Orkney scheme

Work to deliver a new hospital and healthcare facilities in Orkney will get underway soon after Robe ...

Published 4 April 2017

Funding agreed for £6.5m Orkney research and innovation campus

Plans for a £6.5 million research and innovation campus in Stromness in Orkney are set to go ahead ...

Published 9 January 2017

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff secures Orkney hospital contract

Global professional services consultancy WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has won a new contract with NHS ...

Published 30 November 2016

£60m Orkney hospital clears final planning hurdle

Robertson Capital Projects is set to start work on Orkney’s new £60 million hospital in “the ve ...

Published 11 November 2016