University of Edinburgh



John McAslan + Partners wins commission for University of Edinburgh School of Geosciences

John McAslan + Partners has won an international competition to design the new Geosciences Building for the University of Edinburgh.

Published 25 July 2016

McLaughlin & Harvey secures another University of Edinburgh development

McLaughlin & Harvey has been appointed main contractor of the multi-million pound Equine Diagnostics, Surgical & Critical Care Unit (EDSCCU) project at the University of Edinburgh’s Easter Bush Campus in Edinburgh.

Published 5 July 2016

Academics to tackle construction questions at AIMday event in Edinburgh

The University of Edinburgh is to host an industry event aimed at academics to discover innovative solutions to challenges within the construction sector.

Published 16 June 2016

Kier announces £14m Edinburgh College of Art contract win

Kier Construction Scotland has been appointed by the University of Edinburgh to undertake refurbishment work on the College of Art.

Published 10 June 2016

Scottish Government urged to deliver on Warm Homes Act promise

A Warm Homes Act that helps deliver clean, affordable heat to homes must be a priority for the new Scottish Government, according to a group from the third sector, renewable and academic sectors.

Published 31 May 2016

Contractor sought for £90m University of Edinburgh biological sciences development

The University of Edinburgh has opened the bidding for contactors to redevelop parts of its School of Biological Sciences’ facilities on its King’s Buildings Campus.

Published 20 April 2016

New £11m energy centre to help cut emissions at University of Edinburgh campus

An £11 million pound scheme is to enable a University of Edinburgh campus to produce its own low-carbon energy.

Published 30 March 2016

Graham starts £22m Edinburgh student rooms development

Graham Construction has begun work on a £22 million student accommodation project at the University of Edinburgh.

Published 9 March 2016

Funding boost for University of Edinburgh’s £1.5bn building programme

Ambitious plans to transform the University of Edinburgh's campuses have been boosted by a £200 million loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB).

Published 23 February 2016

Construction starts on Higgs Centre for Innovation in Edinburgh

Graham Construction began its work to deliver the Higgs Centre for Innovation yesterday as the final designs for the building were unveiled at Edinburgh’s Royal Observatory where the new centre will be housed.

Published 28 January 2016

McLaughlin & Harvey to build Edinburgh University’s Data Technology Institute

The University of Edinburgh has selected contractor McLaughlin & Harvey to deliver its £28 million Data Technology Institute.

Published 20 January 2016

Historic Edinburgh building to become university hub for business, policy and society

A disused landmark building is to be transformed by the University of Edinburgh as part of a major development.

Published 11 December 2015

ECCI becomes first UK refurbishment scheme to achieve BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rating

The Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) has become the first refurbished building in UK to achieve a BREEAM rating of ‘Outstanding’, achieving a score of 87.5 per cent.

Published 28 October 2015

Edinburgh low-carbon experts set up Hong Kong base

A low-carbon innovation group from the University of Edinburgh has opened a permanent office in Hong Kong.

Published 30 July 2015

ISG secures new Edinburgh retail win

ISG has been awarded a multi-million pound contract at the popular Fort Kinnaird Shopping Park in Edinburgh.

Published 3 July 2015