Orkney



Brunton Design selected to design Orkney sheltered accommodation

Brunton Design has been appointed by The Sanday Development Trust to prepare sheltered accommodation ...

Published 28 September 2018

Ten-year transformation of Scottish fishing village wins top UK planning award

A 10-year plan to regenerate a declining fishing village in Scotland has won the top prize at a pr ...

Published 25 May 2018

Main contractor appointed for Orkney research campus

A £5.39 million construction contract has been awarded for the development of a new Research and In ...

Published 21 March 2018

NHS Orkney hospital tops out

A ceremony has taken place to mark a major milestone for NHS Orkney’s new flagship hospital and ...

Published 28 November 2017

Funding announced for Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum revamp

Work on a major renovation of the Scapa Flow Visitor Centre and Museum in Lyness looks set to start ...

Published 25 July 2017

Threesixty Architecture appointed to deliver Orkney Research and Innovation Campus

Threesixty Architecture has been appointed for the redevelopment of the Old Academy and former pri ...

Published 5 May 2017

Financial close reached on £64m NHS Orkney scheme

Work to deliver a new hospital and healthcare facilities in Orkney will get underway soon after Robe ...

Published 4 April 2017

Funding agreed for £6.5m Orkney research and innovation campus

Plans for a £6.5 million research and innovation campus in Stromness in Orkney are set to go ahead ...

Published 9 January 2017

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff secures Orkney hospital contract

Global professional services consultancy WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has won a new contract with NHS ...

Published 30 November 2016

£60m Orkney hospital clears final planning hurdle

Robertson Capital Projects is set to start work on Orkney’s new £60 million hospital in “the ve ...

Published 11 November 2016

Demolition firm to explore Orkney decommissioning facility plan

A demolition company is to investigate Orkney as a potential location for a new facility to decomm ...

Published 31 August 2016

Keppie returns to Orkney with new hospital deal

Keppie Design has been appointed as architects on the £60 million Hospital and Healthcare Facilitie ...

Published 2 August 2016

£50m charitable bond to deliver hundreds of affordable homes

The Scottish Government has unveiled a £50 million investment in charitable bonds over the next t ...

Published 17 March 2016

Ceremony marks start of access to new Orkney hospital

The construction of a link road that will provide access to Orkney’s new Hospital and Healthcare ...

Published 29 September 2015

Keppie wins major UK design award for Orkney school

A primary school designed by architectural practice Keppie has beat off competition from 70 rival ...

Published 10 December 2014