Sweco brings in new chief sustainability officer

Andreas Gyllenhammar has been appointed the new chief sustainability officer at Sweco.

Published 10 June 2021

Winchburgh marina filled for first time

The Winchburgh marina basin was filled with water for the first time last week as stakeholders gathered to mark the completion of the project.

Published 24 May 2021

College students take part in work placement of the future with Sweco

Students at New College Lanarkshire (NCL) have completed work experience with a difference after Covid-19 restrictions stopped their usual work placement plans from going ahead.

Published 26 April 2021

Green light in principle for Midlothian snowsport resort

An application for planning in principle to transform Midlothian Snowsport Centre into an all-year-round, multi-activity leisure facility has been approved by councillors.

Published 15 January 2021

SCAPE unveils winners of £1bn specialist consultancy frameworks

Faithful+Gould, Arup and Triskelion (Arcadis, Sweco and Fairhurst) have secured places on the SCAPE Scotland Consultancy framework.

Published 18 December 2020

Sweco unveils new Scotland-based active travel team

Engineering, environment and design company Sweco has brought together experts from across its transport business as part of a new dedicated active travel team to help meet growing demand for its services.

Published 29 April 2020

Cross Tay Link Road decision delayed

A decision on whether to approve an £118 million project to deliver a third crossing over the River Tay has been put on hold as councillors figures out the logistics of deciding on major planning applications amid the current lockdown.

Published 20 April 2020

And finally... New Antarctic Wharf completed for RRS Sir David Attenborough

For the first time, polar ships have moored at a new £40 million wharf at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station in Antarctica.

Published 17 April 2020

Sweco launches Urban Energy team to address climate emergency

Engineering, environment and design consultancy Sweco has launched a specialist cross-disciplinary team to support long-term decarbonisation goals across UK cities and help organisations to tackle the climate emergency.

Published 4 March 2020

Winchburgh Developments to explore park-powered renewable energy solutions with greenspace scotland

Winchburgh Developments Limited (WDL) has been announced as the first private sector developer to sign up to greenspace scotland’s ParkPower programme.

Published 26 February 2020

Midlothian snowsport destination plans submitted

Proposals to transform Midlothian Snowsport Centre into an all-year-round, multi-activity leisure facility have moved forward with an application for planning in principle.

Published 23 December 2019

Final plans lodged for £118m Cross Tay Link Road

An £118 million project to deliver a third crossing over the River Tay connecting the A9 with land north of Scone has now been submitted for planning.

Published 15 November 2019

Sweco wins place on flagship Transport Scotland road safety framework

Engineering, environment and design consultancy Sweco has been appointed to provide transport and road safety consultancy through the Scottish Government’s flagship Development Management and Road Safety Service Multi Supplier Framework.

Published 30 October 2019

Trio to bid for £90m Clyde swing bridge contract

Three international engineering teams are in the running to build the first opening road bridge over the River Clyde.

Published 31 July 2019

Transport secretary invited to discuss Winchburgh transport plans

Local Linlithgow constituency MSP Fiona Hyslop invited Scottish transport secretary Michael Matheson to visit the new Winchburgh Development to hear about the transport links that will support the ambitious project.

Published 13 May 2019