hub South West Scotland



Green light for £8.2m community campus in South Ayrshire

Morrison Construction is to build an £8.2 million community facility in South Ayrshire after the project was granted planning approval.

Published 15 March 2016

Green light for £45m East Ayrshire learning campus

Plans for a new purpose-built, state of the art learning campus in East Ayrshire took a step closer to fruition this week as the project reached financial close.

Published 26 February 2016

Financial close reached at £26.5m Dalbeattie Learning Campus

Contracts have been signed to allow construction work to start on the £26.5 million Dalbeattie Learning Campus next month.

Published 9 February 2016

New name unveiled as work starts on Girvan Harbour leisure centre

The winning name of the new community leisure centre at Girvan Harbour was unveiled yesterday as construction work got underway on the new £6 million facility.

Published 29 January 2016

Girvan and South Carrick leisure facility reaches financial close

Construction work on a new leisure development for Girvan and South Carrick is due to start at the end of this month after the project reached formal financial last week.

Published 18 January 2016

£25m Ayr Academy gets financial go-ahead

A new school has become the first of 12 projects to reach financial close after getting the go ahead by deputy first minister John Swinney.

Published 11 January 2016

Morrison Construction wins education projects worth £55m

Morrison Construction has been appointed to two new contracts within the education sector, worth a combined total of over £55 million.

Published 16 December 2015

Minister kick starts £37m revamp project at listed South Ayrshire school

Work on a £37 million modernisation and redevelopment programme at Marr College in Troon has been official started by minister for learning, science and Scotland’s languages, Dr Alasdair Allan MSP.

Published 6 November 2015

North Ayrshire’s new £40m school, community and leisure campus tops out

A new multi-million school development for Garnock reached a major milestone this week as hub South West Scotland joined representatives from Kier Construction and North Ayrshire Council for the ‘topping out’ ceremony.

Published 5 November 2015

hub South West reaches contract close on £32.5m South Ayrshire college

hub South West Scotland has confirmed that it has reached contract close on the £32.5 million Marr College project in collaboration with South Ayrshire Council.

Published 13 October 2015

HR firm to advise local companies over hub South West contracts

HR Services Scotland has been appointed to deliver support to hub South West Scotland and work with companies in the region to bring them up to speed with the complexities of the current employment environment.

Published 15 September 2015

Wishaw Medical Centre handed over

Graham Construction has handed over the £19 million Wishaw Health Centre to NHS Lanarkshire.

Published 12 August 2015

Construction ‘hub’ programme leads to 78 per cent surge in projects

The value of projects under construction delivered through the Scotland-wide hub programme has leapt 78 per cent in the past six months.

Published 15 June 2015

Cabinet secretary visits Cumbernauld to see Regeneration Capital Grant Fund success

A project to build a new community centre at the heart of Cumbernauld has been hailed as a success of the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF), which has opened for new applications.

Published 3 June 2015