Kier Group

Kier to complete Burrell Collection revamp in time for March 2022 reopening

The refurbishment of the A-listed Burrell Collection building in Glasgow is now nearing completion with the project set to reopen in March 2022, the charity Glasgow Life has announced.

Published 3 September 2021

Kier, Morgan Sindall and McLaughlin & Harvey chosen for SCAPE Scotland Construction framework

Public sector procurement authority SCAPE Scotland has announced the three contractors that will help deliver up to £2 billion of public sector investment across its next-generation construction framework, following the conclusion of a rigorous procurement process.

Published 23 August 2021

No change for Scotland as Kier restructures construction operations

Kier has today unveiled a new structure for its UK construction business that it said will support the firm's ambitions for sustainable growth in its key sectors over the next five years.

Published 10 August 2021

Kier to deliver £43m Surgical Centre for NHS Golden Jubilee

Kier has been appointed by NHS Golden Jubilee to deliver a new £43 million Surgical Centre at its hospital in Clydebank.

Published 9 August 2021

Kier begins work to turn Granton Station into creative and community hub

The first spades were put in the ground yesterday to bring the historic former Granton Station back to life as a high-quality creative workspace at a cost of up to £4.75 million.

Published 24 June 2021

Kier begins construction work on new Inverness primary school

Work has started on the new primary school to serve the housing developments at Ness Castle and Ness-Side in Inverness.

Published 4 June 2021

Kier Group completes £110m sale of housebuilding business

The sale of Kier Group's housebuilding arm to a newly formed company owned by Terra Firma founder and chairman Guy Hands has now been completed.

Published 1 June 2021

Kier launches £241m fund raise

Kier Group has kick-started its proposed £241 million equity raise to help tackle its deficit.

Published 13 May 2021

Kier adds two to executive team

The executive committee at Kier Group gained two new additions this week with the appointments of Alpna Amar and Sophie Timms.

Published 5 May 2021

Re-shaped Kier Group hails return to profit

A two-year turnaround strategy has resulted in materially improved results for Kier Group which now hopes to raise funds to complete the process.

Published 21 April 2021

Kier Group sells housebuilding business for £110m

Kier Group has agreed to sell its housebuilding arm to a newly formed company owned by Terra Firma founder and chairman Guy Hands.

Published 19 April 2021

And finally... Kier trials Formula 1 carbon-saving technology

Kier has held a UK-first trial of a technology to support its strategy delivering net zero carbon emissions.

Published 13 April 2021

Kier confirmed for £23m Paisley Museum main works contract

The journey to transform Paisley Museum into a top cultural destination took a major step forward yesterday as Renfrewshire councillors approved the appointment of the contractor to deliver the £23 million main works programme.

Published 1 April 2021

Neil Armstrong: Passivhaus and Kier's four guiding principles

In 2019, the UK parliament and Scottish Governments both declared climate emergencies and as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is now a sharp focus on building resilient and sustainable communities. This includes the buildings we construct - from how we design and build them to the comfort of occupants and the long-term efficiencies. Here, Neil Armstrong, preconstruction manager & education lead in Kier's Regional Building North & Scotland business, explains more about one building solution; Passivhaus design and shares four guiding principles.

Published 30 March 2021

Kier set to win £23m Paisley Museum main works deal

Renfrewshire councillors will be asked to approve the appointment of Kier Construction as the main works contractor for Paisley Museum.

Published 29 March 2021