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Will Rudd Davidson boosted by Glasgow construction projects

Engineers at consultancy Will Rudd Davidson consultancy have hailed investment in construction projects in Glasgow for having led to a positive start to 2021 for the firm.

Published 2 June 2021

Affordable homes planned on Edinburgh care home site

An online event will take place today to share proposals for a proposed development of around 146 homes and green space at the former Silverlea Care Home in Edinburgh.

Published 20 May 2021

MJ O’Shaughnessy: Conserving historic buildings to create a vibrant Edinburgh

Will Rudd (Glasgow) managing director MJ O’Shaughnessy details the conservation expertise required to regenerate the historic Advocate’s Close site in Edinburgh.

Published 18 May 2021

Shirley Evatt: Creating an environment that promotes challenge

Shirley Evatt at Will Rudd Davidson, who is the lead engineer on the project to transform the old Royal Infirmary in Edinburgh into the university's new Edinburgh Futures Institute, discusses the challenges of the project as well as her views on women in engineering.

Published 30 April 2021

Site secured for much-needed affordable homes in Galashiels

Eildon Housing Association has teamed up with Buckholm Ltd to deliver high quality affordable homes on a designated housing site at Buckholm Corner in Galashiels which has lain vacant for a significant number of years.

Published 31 March 2021

Smith Scott Mullan Associates welcomes Kingdom framework success

Kingdom Housing Association has appointed Smith Scott Mullan Associates to its framework for architect and multi-discipline design team services.

Published 15 January 2021

MJ O'Shaughnessy: Protecting, preserving and enhancing our environment

Managing director MJ O'Shaughnessy on how Will Rudd's approach to blue-green engineering is creating responsible environmental solutions.

Published 12 January 2021

Hart Builders to develop 150 new affordable homes at Granton Waterfront

Work is under way to design around 150 brand new affordable homes at the former Silverlea care home in North West Edinburgh following the appointment of construction firm Hart Builders.

Published 4 December 2020

Leo Shand: Blending the old with the new in the building design of the first Virgin Hotel in Europe

Leo Shand explains how the use of a 3D model has helped collaborate on the new Virgin Hotel in Edinburgh.

Published 3 December 2020

Chinese investors back £800m renewable energy park earmarked for Peterhead

Plans have been unveiled to construct a large-scale renewable energy park designed to deliver between 150 – 200 megawatts of green energy to supply to the Scottish grid, with the capacity to power tens of thousands of homes across the north-east of Scotland.

Published 2 December 2020

Gillian Ogilvie: Buildings engineered for the future 

In discussing conservation engineering and the work structural engineers do to repair, protect and conserve our building heritage, Gillian Ogilvie talks specifically about her own work at The Usher Hall in Edinburgh.

Published 17 November 2020

MJ O’Shaughnessy and Gillian Ogilvie to shape future at Will Rudd

Consulting engineers Will Rudd has appointed two new managing directors to lead its Glasgow and Edinburgh offices.

Published 2 November 2020

Plans lodged for new modular business village on Inverness Campus

Highlands & Islands Enterprise (HIE) has submitted plans for a new ‘modular village’ for business units in Inverness Campus.

Published 17 August 2020

Bennetts Associates presses on with King’s Theatre revamp bid

Bennetts Associates has submitted a formal planning application for its transformation of the King’s Theatre in Edinburgh, a project which was recently delayed by a year.

Published 10 June 2020

Key Inverness Campus design projects under way

Contracts for design work on two key Inverness Campus projects awarded before the COVID-19 lockdown are progressing well thanks to remote working.

Published 7 May 2020