Project Scotland

Awards and events

Scottish projects in contention for top planning awards

  SIX Scottish finalists are in the frame to win a Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Award for Planning Excellence. The UK-wide awards, which have been …

Bid specialist honoured at Edinburgh awards ceremony

AM Bid Services has been crowned Best Performing Business (1-10 employees) at the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Awards after a year in which the firm increased …

“Open and engaging” culture earns Saint-Gobain top employer accolade

Saint-Gobain has been named as a top employer in the UK for the sixth year running, and in Ireland for a third consecutive year. The accolade, awarded by the …

Scots practice recognised for Singapore hospice project

A Glasgow-based architectural practice has been recognised for its work on a Singapore hospice project. Keppie Design’s collaboration with local firm, …

Site manager to the ‘four’ with another award win

A Mactaggart & Mickel Homes site manager has been awarded a NHBC Pride in the Job Supreme Award for the fourth time. Stuart Gillespie, site manager for …

CALA site manager in contention for national award

AN Edinburgh-based site manager has been shortlisted for one of the UK housebuilding industry’s top awards. Neal Toland, former site manager at CALA’s …

Trio of contractors triumph in inaugural ‘Big Build’ competition

ROBERTSON Construction, Cedar Developments Ltd and Carillion Civil Engineering have been named the winners of the first ‘Honor’s Big Build’ competition. …

A great Cause: Aberdeen student scheme in the frame for BREEAM prize

THE Fraser Studios student accommodation at Causewayend in Aberdeen has been shortlisted for a BREEAM 2018 Award. Hardies Property & Construction …

GMG completes hat-trick of youth employment prizes

GMG Contractors has called on other companies to follow its example of embracing youth and taking on apprentices after winning a top youth employment award for …

Heat from waste project honoured with energy award

BRITAIN’S first heat-from-sewage system has scooped an energy innovation prize. The sewage energy recovery infrastructure, which was installed at …

Silver lining for Ayrshire architects

AYRSHIRE-based LMA Architects has been ranked 10th in the Silver Employer of the Year (2-49) category at the annual Investors in People Awards. Winners and …

Morrison named Contractor of the Year at inaugural awards ceremony

MORRISON Construction has been named Contractor of the Year at the inaugural Education Buildings Scotland Awards. The awards were held on the first night of …

Double education award win for hub South East Scotland

HUB South East Scotland picked up two prizes at the inaugural Education Buildings Scotland Awards. As a team it won Consultancy of the Year, and in partnership …

Edinburgh building recognised for digital infrastructure

AN Edinburgh office building has become the first in the city to win a top industry certification for its digital infrastructure and technology-focused design. …

Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries claims Scotland’s best building award

THE Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries has won the RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award for 2017. Designed by Richard Murphy …

New Waverley development triumphs at national RICS awards

EDINBURGH’S New Waverley development has been named the UK’s best regeneration project at the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) 2017 annual …

Considerate Constructors Scheme crowns “most considerate” companies

Four companies received the top accolade at the recent Considerate Constructors Scheme National Awards. The national scheme was established by the construction …

£19m Wester Hailes project takes affordable housing prize

A £19 million affordable housing development in Wester Hailes has been awarded a top industry prize. The project, which brought 183 affordable homes to …

CCS set to name UK’s most considerate construction firms

THE Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) is set to reveal the UK’s highest performing registered companies and suppliers of 2017. The organisation is …

Morrison scoops top service award for Kilmarnock project

MORRISON Construction and East Ayrshire Council have won the Best Service award at the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards …