South Lanarkshire



South Lanarkshire unveils £10m roads investment over next year

More than £10 million is to be spent improving roads and roads infrastructure across South Lanarkshire in the next year.

Published 12 April 2021

Steady progress made on new Clydesdale bridges

Work to improve transport in Clydesdale is pressing ahead, bringing the reopening of three important bridges ever closer.

Published 12 April 2021

Housing association to put 'House!' back into derelict Hamilton bingo hall

Clyde Valley Housing Association is to acquire a derelict bingo hall to deliver 23 new social homes in Hamilton.

Published 12 March 2021

CALA lays foundations for homes at new South Lanarkshire development

CALA Homes (West) has started work on a new development on the outskirts of East Kilbride.

Published 4 March 2021

New Premier Inn completed in Hamilton

Ogilvie Construction has achieved practical completion on the new Premier Inn hotel in Hamilton.

Published 3 March 2021

J & D Pierce creates 100 jobs with crane plant acquisition

Scottish structural steelwork contractor J & D Pierce has secured an agreement with Finnish firm Konecranes to purchase its East Kilbride-based operation in a long-term manufacturing deal.

Published 1 March 2021

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

East Kilbride electrification marks major green railway investment

Work will soon begin to lay foundations for overhead powerlines along the East Kilbride-Glasgow Central railway as part of a multi-million-pound investment in the route.

Published 22 February 2021

South Lanarkshire set for £100m housing investment over next year

More than £100 million is to be spent improving housing across South Lanarkshire in the next financial year.

Published 18 February 2021

Clyde Gateway Trade Park acquired for £2.35m

A £100 million multi-let industrial property investment fund managed by property investment company JR Capital and industrial asset manager Chancerygate has concluded its first deal in Scotland with the acquisition of Clyde Gateway Trade Park in Rutherglen for £2.35m.

Published 8 February 2021

Viridor unveils proposal for new Scottish energy recovery facility

Plans have been unveiled for a multi-million-pound energy recovery facility (ERF) south of Larkhall in South Lanarkshire.

Published 5 February 2021

Taylor Wimpey makes detailed planning application for East Kilbride development

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has submitted an Approval of Matters specified in Conditions (MSC) application to South Lanarkshire Council for the provision of 228 private new homes through the development of land off Jackton Road, on the western edge of East Kilbride, which forms part of the East Kilbride Community Growth Area (EKCGA).

Published 5 February 2021

Dougall Baillie to help serve up Rutherglen tennis centre revamp

Independent engineering consulting specialist Dougall Baillie Associates (DBA) has been called on to facilitate “massively ambitious" revamp plans at Rutherglen Lawn Tennis Club (RLTC) which have been backed by celebrity tennis coach Judy Murray.

Published 12 January 2021

Planned South Lanarkshire wind farm could 'power a city'

Plans for an ambitious £300 million onshore wind farm have been unveiled by Banks Renewables in a scoping report submitted to South Lanarkshire Council. 

Published 7 December 2020

South Lanarkshire Council housing programme 'on track' as new investment plan agreed

South Lanarkshire Council has revealed it remains on target to deliver 1,000 additional council homes.

Published 7 December 2020