University of Glasgow

£40m of new business secured by Clark Contracts

Clients of Clark Contracts have shown their confidence in the business after it unveiled £40 million of new orders in its first trading quarter of 2021.

Published 7 January 2021

Design quality of new homes across the UK remains 'stubbornly low', finds University of Glasgow-led study

An in-depth study published by a team led by the University of Glasgow has found that the design quality of new homes and neighbourhoods across the UK remains stubbornly low.

Published 8 December 2020

Fourth appointment to University of Glasgow framework for Clark Contracts

The University of Glasgow has re-appointed Clark Contracts to its construction framework for a fourth consecutive time.

Published 11 August 2020

Morgan Sindall Construction wins place on £250m University of Glasgow’s framework

Morgan Sindall Construction has obtained a place on all three lots of University of Glasgow’s new £250 million capital projects framework.

Published 6 July 2020

Ian Campbell rolls into University of Glasgow executive director of estates role

Rolls Royce plc’s group property director Ian Campbell has accepted the position of executive director of estates at the University of Glasgow.

Published 28 April 2020

Scottish sites to peel back hoardings for Open Doors 2020

A campaign to attract more people into careers in construction kicks off this month, as 16 Scottish construction sites welcome in members of the public for special tours – including a world-leading research facility at the University of Glasgow.

Published 10 March 2020

Glasgow tenements set for greener future thanks to £250,000 funding package

The Scottish Funding Council has awarded £250,000 to a University of Glasgow-led project which will transform an old tenement building in Govanhill to reduce emissions and become more sustainable.

Published 6 March 2020

£113m University of Glasgow research hub tops out

The construction of a £113 million research facility at the University of Glasgow reached a key milestone this week the completion of the five-story concrete frame and the half-way point in construction.

Published 5 March 2020

Green light for University of Glasgow’s postgraduate teaching hub and business school building

Planning permission has been granted for an £86 million postgraduate building development at the University of Glasgow.

Published 28 February 2020

Linear Projects kicks off 2020 with trio of education wins

Integrated interior fit-out specialist Linear Projects has revealed a strong start to the year with three new contracts, building on a strongly established reputation in the education sector.

Published 18 February 2020

Morris & Spottiswood awarded positions on two major frameworks

Scottish headquartered fit-out and M&E specialist Morris & Spottiswood has enjoyed a strong start to the year after securing new framework appointments including three lots from the University of Glasgow.

Published 11 February 2020

University of Glasgow approves new postgraduate teaching hub and business school building

The University of Glasgow has approved plans to create a unique hub for its Postgraduate Taught (PGT) student community and house the Adam Smith Business School.

Published 21 January 2020

Jennifer Russell: One planner's journey back to university

In a guest blog for RTPI Scotland, Jennifer Russell discusses her role as town planning manager at the University of Glasgow.

Published 13 December 2019

Adam Smith Business School at University of Glasgow goes to planning

The University of Glasgow has submitted its plans for the next major building to be developed as part of its new £1 billion Gilmorehill campus

Published 29 November 2019

Work begins on University of Glasgow’s Clarice Pears Building

The third major new building to be delivered through the University of Glasgow’s Campus Development Programme is now under way with the start of work on the Clarice Pears Building.

Published 15 November 2019