hub South West Scotland



Collective Architecture gains planning approval for Glengarnock facility

Collective Architecture has secured planning approval for a new project at Glengarnock.

Published 14 January 2020

Drone Scotland flies high at hub South West’s Building for Growth 2019 awards

Aerial photography and film solutions business Drone Scotland has been announced the winner at hub South West’s tenth Building for Growth awards event held last week at Glasgow’s Corinthian.

Published 28 November 2019

hub educational achievements to be highlighted at Edinburgh conference

The CEOs of Scotland’s five hub partnerships will celebrate another successful year at Edinburgh’s Education Buildings Scotland conference this week.

Published 25 November 2019

Morgan Sindall selected for £7.5m trio of early years projects

South Lanarkshire Council and hub South West Scotland have appointed Morgan Sindall Construction to deliver three early years nursery schemes worth a combined by £7.5 million.

Published 5 November 2019

In Pictures: Morrison reveals progress on Ayr Grammar Primary School

Morrison Construction has provided new views of its £16 million Ayr Grammar Primary School and Archive and Registration Centre project as the crane arrived on-site for the installation of roof windows.

Published 4 October 2019

Contractors welcome local ‘hidden gems’ to join supply chain

Supported and third sector businesses operating throughout Scotland are being invited to meet up with some of the country’s biggest building contractors to explore the possibilities for joining the sector’s supply chain.

Published 23 September 2019

Local businesses join hub South West’s Building for Growth Programme

hub South West’s tenth Building for Growth programme, where ambitious local businesses learn how to grow in a sustainable manner by building the skills and internal capacity to take on increasing volumes of business, is now under way.

Published 13 September 2019

hub Club scores big for local Scottish charities at second annual golf outing

Six philanthropic organisations carrying out much-needed community work across Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway have benefited to the tune of thousands following the second annual hub South West Charity Golf Event.

Published 6 September 2019

Cumbernauld school and theatre complex handed over ahead of school term

Morrison Construction has formally handed over the new £37 million Cumbernauld Academy and Cumbernauld Theatre to North Lanarkshire Council just a few weeks before the start of the new academic year.

Published 30 July 2019

Work starts on £19.5m North Ayrshire Council development

North Ayrshire Council has started what it calls one of its “most ambitious and exciting” developments to date as work got under way at its latest housing project in Largs.

Published 25 June 2019

Local firms receive hub South West’s Skills and Training Academy awards

hub South West has presented Skills and Training Academy Awards for Best Training Culture and Best Employment Initiative for Young People to Ayrshire’s James Frew Ltd and North Lanarkshire-based CMS Window Systems respectively.

Published 17 June 2019

Demolition begins to pave way for hundreds of new Cambuslang homes

Demolition work is now under way at the East Whitlawburn Regeneration Project in Cambuslang to make way for new private and rented housing.

Published 7 June 2019

Contractor and architect selected for new Prestwick and Maybole learning campuses

South Ayrshire Council has taken another important step toward transforming learning in Prestwick and Maybole with the appointment of a contractor to build its new learning campuses.

Published 4 June 2019

Linear secures South Ayrshire Council offices refurbishment win

Principal contracting specialist Linear Design & Construct (LDC) has been appointed to deliver the comprehensive refurbishment of several South Ayrshire Council offices across locations in Ayr and Troon.

Published 24 April 2019

330 new homes planned for Whitlawburn

Plans have been lodged to build 330 homes in Whitlawburn as part of a £42 million housing-led regeneration project.

Published 28 March 2019