University of Edinburgh

Robertson completes £3m University of Edinburgh revamp project

Robertson has completed a £3.1 million refurbishment project for the University of Edinburgh – with work also recently concluded on another campus development.

Published 13 March 2019

Balfour Beatty to deliver Edinburgh Futures Institute in £70m deal

Balfour Beatty has secured a £70 million contract to deliver the University of Edinburgh’s flagship Edinburgh Futures Institute refurbishment and extension project.

Published 6 March 2019

Students and Robertson unite to tackle social challenge

Students from the University of Edinburgh are helping Robertson Group embrace change within the construction industry.

Published 27 February 2019

Wave device could deliver clean energy to thousands of homes

A wave energy technology is being developed that could help generate low-cost electricity for thousands of houses.

Published 13 February 2019

And finally... North Sea rocks could act as large-scale renewable energy stores

Rocks in the seabed off the UK coast could provide long-term storage locations for renewable energy production, new research suggests.

Published 24 January 2019

And finally... New app aims to predict potholes before they happen

A collaborative project between Road Intelligence Ltd, Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) and the University of Edinburgh could lead to an app that predicts potholes before they occur.

Published 3 January 2019

Indeglas completes interior glass installation at The Bayes Centre

Cumbernauld-based interior glass solutions supplier Indeglas has completed its work at the University of Edinburgh’s iconic new building The Bayes Centre.

Published 21 December 2018

Green light for £384m Edinburgh & South East Scotland City Region Deal projects

The first tranche of investments in a series of transformative projects in Edinburgh and South East Scotland have received approval as part of the City Region Deal.

Published 19 December 2018

Work starts on University of Edinburgh’s new Health and Wellbeing Centre

Morrison Construction has been appointed as the main contractor for a new University of Edinburgh facility dedicated to promoting health and wellbeing for students.

Published 13 November 2018

Letters of support reveal ‘more balanced picture’ of local feeling towards £50m Leith Walk development

Drum Property Group has revealed high levels of public support for its planning application which is set to transform Stead’s Place, near the foot of Leith Walk.

Published 2 October 2018

£3m revamp begins at key University of Edinburgh building

Robertson Group has begun work on a key project for the University of Edinburgh.

Published 11 September 2018

£67m Edinburgh bioscience project awarded to Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty has won a £67 million deal to modernise and extend the University of Edinburgh’s School of Biological Sciences at the Kings Building’s campus.

Published 28 August 2018

Edinburgh and South East City Region Deal agreement signals green light for £1.3bn investment

Prime Minister Theresa May and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will formally sign off a deal that will bring £1.3 billion worth of investment into the South East of Scotland.

Published 7 August 2018

Indeglas internal glazed screens feature in two RIAS award winning Edinburgh projects

Indeglas has been specified by architects Page\Park to develop the design, then carry out the supply and installation of internal glass screens and fully glazed doors at St Cecilia’s Hall, the University of Edinburgh’s music museum and teaching space in the heart of the city’s Old Town.

Published 18 July 2018

Innovation centre and campus hub opens at University of Edinburgh

A £23 million animal science innovation centre and campus hub has been officially unveiled at the University of Edinburgh by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.

Published 4 May 2018