University of Strathclyde



Taylor and Fraser begins M&E work on University of Strathclyde’s Wolfson Building

Mechanical and electrical contract Taylor and Fraser has started its work on the Wolfson Building at the University of Strathclyde for Kier.

Published 2 August 2019

And finally... Experts successfully produce concrete from waste ash

Heat treatment experts at the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) have furthered research into a sustainable initiative that could save up to 100,000 tonnes of waste ash from landfill each year.

Published 20 May 2019

University of Strathclyde selects Morrison to extend world-class research facility

Morrison Construction has been appointed by the University of Strathclyde to extend the Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC), a world-class centre of excellence for manufacturing and engineering research and development work, located in Renfrew.

Published 10 May 2019

HLM selected to head up National Manufacturing Institute Scotland design team

Scotland’s international centre of manufacturing expertise is a step closer to being realised following the appointment of the design team.

Published 23 April 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

BakerHicks awarded new medicines manufacturing innovation centre design

Multidisciplinary design and engineering company BakerHicks has been awarded a contract to deliver design services for the new Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre (MMIC) in Renfrewshire.

Published 22 January 2019

Kier wins £9.7m redevelopment of Wolfson Building for University of Strathclyde

Kier Construction Scotland has been appointed to take forward a £9.7 million redevelopment of the category B-listed Wolfson Building on behalf of the University of Strathclyde.

Published 23 November 2018

Balfour Beatty wins £33m deal to deliver University of Strathclyde learning and teaching facility

The University of Strathclyde has selected Balfour Beatty to deliver its new £60 million learning and teaching building.

Published 12 September 2018

Commercial property ‘worth £4.8bn to Scottish economy’, finds SPF report

The Scottish real estate industry contributes almost £4.8 billion to the Scottish economy and supports more than 92,000 jobs, according to a new report.

Published 7 March 2018

Full line up of £250m University of Strathclyde framework contractors unveiled

Four contractors have been chosen by the University of Strathclyde for its Framework for Major Building Construction to support the delivery of its ongoing Capital Investment Plan for construction work exceeding £4 million.

Published 16 February 2018

Morrison Construction appointed to £250m University of Strathclyde framework

Morrison Construction has been announced as a primary contractor on the £250 million major building works framework at the University of Strathclyde.

Published 8 February 2018

Location announced for £65m manufacturing centre of excellence

Renfrewshire will be home to the new £65 million National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland (NMIS) with the University of Strathclyde named as the anchor university, it was revealed today.

Published 11 December 2017

Graham lends support to University of Strathclyde Engineering Academy

Graham Construction has given 24 budding young construction students an insight in to the building of a major project as part of the University of Strathclyde’s Engineering Academy.

Published 20 October 2017

New research to determine how bacteria can solidify soil without the use of concrete

Professor Rebecca Lunn MBE of the University of Strathclyde has extended her well-established partnership with BAM Nuttall by taking up the five-year post of BAM Nuttall / RAEng Research Chair in Biomineral Technologies for Ground Engineering.

Published 10 October 2017