hub South West Scotland



Work to start on new Largs sheltered housing project

Work is to get underway on a further North Ayrshire Council development of modern new homes for older people at St Colm’s Place in Largs.

Published 11 May 2021

Latest Build Lanarkshire online programme under way

Build Lanarkshire, the online instructional programme which guides local construction businesses on how to win new work from both the public sector and Scotland’s Tier One building contractors, is under way again until June 24.

Published 11 May 2021

hub South West and CCG agree deal on new £4.2m Garnock Visitor and Community Hub

A £4.2 million contract to build the new Garnock Visitor and Community Hub on behalf of North Ayrshire Council has been put in place with hub South West.

Published 5 May 2021

hub South West and BAM set to revive Ayr town centre new leisure facility

Work to develop a new £35.5 million leisure centre in Ayr is progressing following South Ayrshire Council’s appointment of hub South West and Tier 1 contractor BAM Construction.

Published 20 April 2021

Joint primary school and health clinic planned for Chryston

North Lanarkshire Council has teamed up with NHS Lanarkshire to propose a combined primary school and health clinic at Chryston.

Published 19 April 2021

hub South West holds Meet the Buyer events for North Lanarkshire developments

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West held two virtual Meet the Buyer events focussed on upcoming North Lanarkshire projects.

Published 24 March 2021

LDC completes Airdrie school expansion project

hub South West’s Tier 1b construction partner Linear Design Construction (LDC) has successfully completed the extension of the All Saints & Rochsolloch Primary Schools in Airdrie. 

Published 16 March 2021

Work begins on Larkhall housing development

hub South West Scotland and Cruden Building are starting work today on a new affordable housing development in Larkhall on behalf of South Lanarkshire Council to support the local housing strategy.

Published 22 February 2021

hub South West appoints Mark Houston as new supply chain development manager

Mark Houston, a highly experienced SME business adviser who has spent his career working alongside members of the west of Scotland SME business community, has been appointed supply chain development manager by hub South West.

Published 12 February 2021

hub South West Christmas initiative raises £8400 in donations for Trussell Trust foodbanks

hub South West has donated funds to The Trussell Trust to help bring some much-needed aid to disadvantaged households in its south-west Scotland territory.

Published 9 February 2021

Hugh LS McConnell added as new Tier 1b Contractor partner by hub South West

hub South West has added Kilmarnock-based Hugh LS McConnell to its supply chain framework as a new Tier 1b Contractor partner.

Published 15 January 2021

First Build Ayrshire programme to guide businesses on how to win high-value work from Tier 1 contractors

Build Ayrshire, an eight week’s long programme of practical instruction which will guide local construction industry-related businesses on winning new, high-value work from Scotland’s Tier 1 building contractors, is holding an online Information Day on Thursday 14 January between 10.00 and 12.00.

Published 11 January 2021

Cumbernauld Academy and Theatre Campus wins Partnership Awards accolade

A major educational construction project overseen by hub South West on behalf of North Lanarkshire Council and constructed by Morrison Construction has won gold in the Best Education and Higher Education category of the 2020 International Partnership Awards.

Published 18 December 2020

Green light for £50m Maybole Community Campus

South Ayrshire Council is to progress towards starting the formal construction of the £50 million Maybole Community Campus after the development was granted planning approval.

Published 14 December 2020

Cairn Ecology wins first prize at Build Lanarkshire’s 2020 awards

Lorraine Hamilton of Cairn Ecology, which provides professional ecological consultancy services to a range of companies, has been announced the winner of the third Build Lanarkshire programme, the course of practical instruction which guides local construction sector related businesses on winning new, high-value work from Scotland’s Tier One building contractors.

Published 10 December 2020