hub South East Scotland

Cabinet secretary marks start on £47.2m Wallyford school

Cabinet secretary for education and skills Shirley-Anne Somerville visited the site of a new £47.2 million secondary school in Wallyford on Tuesday to mark the early stages of construction.

Published 6 October 2021

£14.3m East Calder primary school opens to pupils

The new Calderwood Primary in East Calder has been completed allowing pupils to attend from today.

Published 22 September 2021

Refurb and extension work starts at Cockenzie medical facility

An important milestone for healthcare in East Lothian was reached this week as project representatives marked the start of construction work on a refurbishment and extension of The Harbours Medical Practice in Cockenzie.

Published 2 September 2021

hub South East adds Balfour Beatty to supply chain

Balfour Beatty has joined hub South East Scotland Ltd's supply chain as a third Tier 1 Construction Contractor alongside Morrison and BAM Construction.

Published 4 August 2021

Works to begin on £47.2m East Lothian learning campus after contract close

Main works on a new £47.2 million secondary learning facility at Wallyford in East Lothian are set to begin following contract close on the development.

Published 15 July 2021

Arc-Tech (Scotland) to support redevelopment of West Lothian primary school

Glasgow-based building services provider Arc-Tech (Scotland) has been appointed to a new education contract in West Lothian with works comprising the construction of a new build extension to Pinewood Primary School in Blackburn.

Published 4 May 2021

BAM to begin £5.8m redevelopment of West Lothian school

West Lothian Council has announced that a £5.8 million redevelopment of Pinewood School in Blackburn is set to get underway from next month.

Published 30 March 2021

Work starts on new £7m school in Livingston

Construction has started on £7 million state-of-the-art replacement for Cedarbank School in Livingston.

Published 4 March 2021

Scotland’s first public Passivhaus nursery officially certified

A new £1.5 million early learning and childcare centre in West Lothian has become Scotland's first local authority educational facility to achieve official Passivhaus certification.

Published 24 February 2021

Hub South East seeks additional Tier 1 Construction Contractor

Hub South East, the development partner to public sector bodies in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Scottish Borders, is seeking to further strengthen its supply chain with an additional Tier 1 Construction Contractor.

Published 5 February 2021

Award success for Jedburgh Grammar Campus

The Jedburgh Grammar Campus project was this week recognised at the Partnership Awards 2020 as it took home a silver award in the Best Education category.

Published 11 December 2020

Castlebrae Community Campus tops out

A socially distanced topping-out ceremony has been held to mark a key milestone in the construction of the new £28 million Castlebrae Community Campus in Edinburgh.

Published 7 December 2020

Annual report highlights tangible benefits of hub South East development programme

With a programme value of more than £660 million, hub South East Scotland Ltd and its clients continue to successfully work together to provide enhanced local services and achieve tangible benefits for partners and communities in the Lothians and Borders, according to its annual report for 2019/20.

Published 19 November 2020

Scotland's first public Passivhaus nursery underway in Blackridge

Work is progressing well on the new £1.5 million state-of-the-art Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) centre in Blackridge.

Published 11 November 2020

New primary takes shape in East Calder

West Lothian Council has hailed the progress of construction work on the £14.3 million primary school in Calderwood, East Calder.

Published 29 October 2020