hub South West Scotland



New £44m Largs Campus handed over by Morrison Construction

Infrastructure partnership hub South West has successfully delivered one of the biggest projects it has ever undertaken, the new £44 million Largs Campus.

Published 13 March 2018

Work starts on Ayr’s new Queen Margaret Academy

Young people across South Ayrshire are set to benefit as work starts on the new Queen Margaret Academy in Ayr.

Published 1 March 2018

hub South West plans hub club networking event and Supplier Showcase

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West is supporting Lanarkshire Business Week with two key events.

Published 13 February 2018

hub South West launches network to help companies win business from Tier 1 contractors

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West has launched a networking arm which aims to better connect businesses throughout Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and Dumfries and Galloway.

Published 28 November 2017

Green light given as new Queen Margaret Academy reaches financial close

Plans to build a new Queen Margaret Academy in Ayr are a step closer with the official contracts now signed after reaching financial close.

Published 20 November 2017

Godfrey Syrett’s education division is top of the class

Furniture manufacturer Godfrey Syrett is just weeks away from concluding its fourth Scottish school contract of 2017, after fitting out the new Kelso High School.

Published 27 October 2017

Kilmarnock’s £45m campus project tops out

The £45 million William McIlvanney Campus in Kilmarnock has passed another important milestone with its topping out ceremony last week.

Published 18 October 2017

Families cement ties with new Largs Campus during top out ceremony

The development of the new Largs Campus being built by Morrison Construction reached a major milestone last week.

Published 29 September 2017

hub South West delivers £25m Ayr Academy building

A new Ayr Academy secondary school is set to open later this month after being delivered by Kier Construction and hub South West Scotland on behalf of South Ayrshire Council.

Published 8 August 2017

Green light for £34.5m community campus in Cumbernauld

An agreement has been reached to develop a new £34.5 million high school combined with a theatre and arts venue in Cumbernauld.

Published 12 July 2017

hub South West offers career boost to Ayrshire school leavers

For the second year in a row, hub South West is providing life-changing opportunities for Ayrshire school leavers to progress in the construction industry.

Published 27 April 2017

Kier to carry out £5m improvement programme for two North Lanarkshire schools

Two schools in Motherwell are to receive a facelift this year following the award of a £5 million contract to Kier Construction Scotland.

Published 25 April 2017

Ground breaking ceremony at Dumfries Learning Town

Work is underway on the third of the Dumfries Learning Town projects with first sod cut at an event yesterday.

Published 4 April 2017

Scotland-wide hub programme supporting over 9,000 construction jobs

The value of community-based facilities under construction across the Scotland-wide hub programme has reached £1.16 billion and is supporting over 9,000 jobs, figures published today by the Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) have revealed.

Published 31 March 2017

hub South West hosts BIM event ahead of level 2 roll-out

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West hosted a Building Information Modelling (BIM) conference today to bring all parties involved in its construction projects up to speed on the new regulations.

Published 28 March 2017