Work is about to start on a milestone development to create a new marina at Stornoway as part of an ambitious long-term vision for the town’s harbour.
Published 27 March 2019
Energy regulator Ofgem has today approved a subsea electricity cable linking Shetland to the mainland but said it is minded to turn down a similar application for the Western Isles.
Published 19 March 2019
Published 9 April 2018
Renovation and reconfiguration works at the Comunn Eachdraidh Nis museum on the Isle of Lewis are due to start in mid-March.
Published 2 March 2018
Independent planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore has been appointed to support the development of two new harbour facilities in Stornoway.
Published 21 February 2018
A new roads maintenance initiative has been launched between eight councils in Scotland.
Published 10 October 2017
An opening ceremony has been held for a new £8.8 million school built in North Uist by infrastructure group Robertson.
Published 23 February 2017
A Scottish local authority has fought off a legal challenge over its decision to award a contract as part of a landmark project to transform a redundant castle into a major visitor attraction, The Scotsman has reported.
Published 18 December 2015
Graham Construction is set to begin work on the hospitality elements of the project to transform Lews Castle in Stornoway after being awarded the £3.5 million third phase contract.
Published 30 October 2015
Construction work has started on the soon-to-be first commercial distillery on the Isle of Harris after fundraising for a new maturation warehouse was completed.
Published 22 May 2015
Work will shortly commence on a £5.9 million care development which will meet the care and support needs of adults with learning disabilities and complex care needs on the Western Isles.
Published 26 March 2015
Building work on a new £8.4 million school is to begin in April after Western Isles Council announced that Willmott Dixon in collaboration with Robertson Construction won the contract.
Published 25 March 2015