hub South West Scotland

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

hub Club shares advice on improving skills and productivity

hub South West has held its final highly successful online event of 2020.

Published 3 December 2020

hub South West backs Trussell Trust’s food bank network

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West is leading a financial support package for The Trussell Trust to help bring some Christmas cheer to disadvantaged households in Lanarkshire, Ayrshire, and Dumfries & Galloway.

Published 30 November 2020

Work starts on new social housing at former Prestwick police station

The site of the old police station on Prestwick Main Street has been cleared to pave the way for a new affordable housing development.

Published 16 November 2020

Build Lanarkshire returns with online programme after coronavirus delay

Build Lanarkshire, the 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 once more.

Published 22 October 2020

ARMILA Sustainability Services scoops first prize at hub South West awards

Leanne Hannah, a qualified engineer whose business ARMILA Sustainability Services specialises in sustainable development, has been announced the winner of hub South West’s eleventh Building for Growth Awards Event held online via Zoom last week.

Published 14 October 2020

Dr Willie Mackie appointed chair of hub South West Scotland

Dr Willie Mackie has been named as the new chair of hub South West Scotland Limited, succeeding John McClelland CBE.

Published 6 October 2020

hub South West adds Ogilvie to supply chain

Ogilvie Construction has been appointed to hub South West Scotland’s supply chain as a Tier 1B Contractor.

Published 30 September 2020

Cruden breaks ground on new council housing in Cambuslang

The ground has been broken on South Lanarkshire Council’s latest new-build housing site in Cambuslang.

Published 22 September 2020

hub South West highlights £0.5bn of infrastructural achievement over seven years

hub South West has recorded another "outstanding" performance in the year to 31 March 2020 with more than half a billion pounds of projects in construction and developments.

Published 21 September 2020

12 local businesses join hub South West’s Building for Growth Programme

hub South West’s eleventh Building for Growth Programme has attracted 12 local businesses hoping to win new work from Scotland’s Tier One building contractors.

Published 8 September 2020

Graham Construction to deliver 79 new social homes in Kilwinning

hub South West has agreed a £12.43 million social housing contract with Graham Construction to build 79 new homes in Kilwinning on behalf of North Ayrshire Council.

Published 31 August 2020

Redpath secures place on hub South West framework

Redpath Construction is looking forward to securing quality projects over the next few years after it was appointed as a hub South West Tier 1B framework contractor.

Published 5 August 2020

hub South West to give local businesses direct online introductions to Tier One contractors

Local businesses participating in hub South West’s eleventh Building for Growth programme have been promised online face to face opportunities to meet decision makers at nine of Scotland’s Tier One building contractors.

Published 5 August 2020