Tata Steel

£4.5m commercial project underway at Ravenscraig

Work has commenced on a £4.5 million development that aims to attract high-profile businesses to the Ravenscraig regeneration site.

Published 26 August 2021

Green light for ‘transformative’ Ravenscraig regeneration plans

One of Europe’s largest regeneration sites is set for further transformation after a new Masterplan was given the green light by planning officials.

Published 25 June 2019

Homes and retail space scaled-back in updated masterplan for Ravenscraig

Revised plans to regenerate the former Ravenscraig steelworks site in North Lanarkshire have been revealed with fewer homes and retail space now included in the proposals.

Published 25 October 2017

Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp to create 50:50 European steel joint venture

Tata Steel and German steel manufacturer thyssenkrupp have taken the first step towards a merger deal by signing a memorandum of understanding to combine their European steel operations.

Published 20 September 2017

Liberty House completes acquisition of Scottish steel mills

Liberty House has completed its acquisition of the former Tata Steel plate making facilities at Dalzell and Clydebridge in Lanarkshire.

Published 29 April 2016

One year cut on business rates for Scottish Tata Steel sites

Business rates at the Tata Steel plants at Clydebridge and Dalzell are set to be reduced in an effort to secure an alternative commercial operator for the sites.

Published 4 February 2016

Prater Contracts climbs ladder of success with help from UKSE

Insurance reinstatement contractor Prater Contracts Ltd has moved into a larger, purpose built office and employed more staff thanks to a six-figure funding package from UK Steel Enterprise (UKSE).

Published 3 February 2016

‘Talks ongoing’ with potential buyer of Tata Steel’s Scottish plants

A potential buyer has emerged for the two Scottish plants of beleaguered metal company Tata Steel.

Published 14 January 2016

Ministers agree retention plan for Tata steel workers

A £195,000 support package has been agreed by the Scottish Government to retain key staff at the Tata steel plants in Dalzell and Clydebridge.

Published 5 January 2016

First meeting of Scottish Steel Task Force

The Scottish Steel Task Force met for the first time in Hamilton yesterday and agreed to work urgently to find an alternative operator for Tata Steel's plants at Dalzell and Clydebridge.

Published 30 October 2015

MSPs want role in EU steel dumping talks

Ministers are seeking a role in EU level talks on steel dumping.

Published 27 October 2015

Tata Steel pledges £1.5m to support creation of new Scottish jobs

Communities and employees affected by the closure of Tata Steel plants in Scotland have been promised £1.5 million to help support the creation of new jobs.

Published 23 October 2015

270 jobs lost as Tata Steel closes Scottish operations

Steel firm Tata has announced the closure of its two Scottish plants with the loss of 270 jobs as the firm plans to stop production of steel plate across its European business.

Published 20 October 2015

Ravenscraig plans on hold

Plans to regenerate the former Ravenscraig steelworks site in North Lanarkshire have been put on hold, the developers have announced.

Published 22 September 2015