Aberdeen



Worker taken to hospital following Aberdeen Harbour accident

An investigation has been launched after a worker was injured on the expansion of Aberdeen Harbour.

Published 20 September 2021

Burger King drive thru gets green light at Aberdeen retail park

Urban Edge Architecture (UEA) has won planning permission for a new 1800sq ft Burger King drive-thru unit and reconfiguration of the surrounding car park at the Centrepoint Retail Park in Aberdeen.

Published 31 August 2021

Aberdeen Market revamp progresses with site purchase agreement

Plans for a revamped Aberdeen Market are to be submitted “as soon as possible” after councillors signed off on the next stage of the Full Business Case for the project.

Published 27 August 2021

Aberdeen approves development projects for Union Street revamp

A major redesign of the streetscape of Aberdeen's Union Street has been agreed by councillors alongside a building condition survey and repair programme for all properties on Union Street, the development of a permanent café culture in the Belmont Street and Back Wynd area, and installation of outdoor seating outside the Art Gallery.

Published 27 August 2021

Aberdeen beach masterplan moves to detailed design stage

Councillors have agreed to progress businesses cases for projects designed to help to revitalise the beach area of Aberdeen into a new waterfront destination, with the potential of a new football stadium included.

Published 26 August 2021

Aberdeen civic space topped off with historic chimney restoration

A new public space in the Bucksburn area of Aberdeen has been unveiled after restoration work was completed at the historic site.

Published 26 August 2021

Ministers to have final say on Aberdeen affordable housing development

An application for more than 200 affordable homes for rent on the site of a former school in Aberdeen has been referred to Holyrood amid a planning dispute over the loss of sporting facilities as a result of the development.

Published 23 August 2021

Former 39-bed hotel in Aberdeen to be converted into student accommodation

A hotel that went into administration in 2019 has been sold to a developer with plans to bring new life back to its halls by converting the property into student accommodation.

Published 11 August 2021

Man who failed to appoint replacement contract administrator loses appeal on housebuilding dispute

The Sheriff Appeal Court has upheld the decision of a commercial sheriff in a contractual dispute between a housebuilder and a client in Aberdeen who held that the client was required to make an interim payment following the resignation of the firm to which payment applications required to be submitted.

Published 10 August 2021

Green light for third phase of CALA's Craibstone development

CALA Homes (North) has received approval from Aberdeen City Council for the principal planning application for the third phase of its Craibstone Estate development.

Published 30 July 2021

Savills completes move to new offices in Aberdeen

International real estate adviser Savills has completed its Aberdeen office move to 37 Albyn Place, the former KPMG offices, which have been extensively refurbished to provide modern, high quality and sustainable office accommodation.

Published 29 July 2021

Detailed plans submitted for residential conversion of Aberdeen's Quattro House

Plans to partially demolish Aberdeen's Quattro House to make way for 96 new flats have progressed with the submission of an application for planning in principle.

Published 9 July 2021

CHAP Group wins £4.8m contract for Aberdeen swimming pool revamp

Work is to start on the transformation of an Aberdeen swimming pool following the appointment of CHAP Group by the local authority.

Published 8 July 2021

SGP completes first phase at Aberdeen's new urban logistics park

Stephen George + Partners (SGP) has completed the comprehensive refurbishment of a 74,600 sqft building to Grade A standard logistics, storage and distribution warehouses at Aberdeen One, a new urban logistics park in the Altens Industrial Estate on the south side of the city.

Published 8 July 2021

Nearly 500 new homes to be built on AECC site

Almost 500 new homes are set to be built on the site of the former Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC).

Published 6 July 2021