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23th - 24th November


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Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC), Glasgow

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Scotland
The size of the Low Carbon products and technologies market in Scotland is expected to DOUBLE WITHIN THE NEXT 5 YEARS The Scottish construction industry is booming and in recent months has accounted for more than half of the UK’s construction contracts

6 EXHIBITION ZONES

Materials
Green Build
Plant machinery + Equipment
Infrastructure
Building
Interiors

Welcome to Scotland Build 2016

The Scottish construction industry is growing at its strongest rate in over 5 years. Construction contracts in Scotland in the past 12 months have outperformed most other parts of the UK, as the economy returns to pre-2008 levels and the Scottish government makes significant infrastructure investment.

Approximately £40 billion worth of contracts are set to be awarded in scotland over the coming few years.

Housing construction is on the rise across Scotland. In addition to many private initiatives the Scottish government is building nearly 5 times as many council houses as the rest of the UK. Furthermore, as part of the government’s Infrastructure Investment Plan, substantial capital has been set out to invest in numerous large-scale construction projects linked to transport, housing, healthcare and education. From council houses to private developments; from transport projects to healthcare construction; from new colleges to prisons – the number of infrastructure and construction projects across Scotland is vast and continually increasing.

Sectors Covered

Light commercial construction

Retail construction

Healthcare construction

Environmental construction

Industrial construction

Commercial Construction

Institutional construction

Heavy civil construction

Why Visit?

Keep up to date with the latest industry developments

Find out about the latest construction projects

Network with industry peers

Meet senior level executives from a large number of local and international companies

Ensure you stay at the top of your field

Why Exhibit?

Meet the right people

Cost effective way to generate sales

Showcase your latest products and solutions

Present yourself as a strong and developing company and mark your commitment in becoming a key player in the region


News

The worlds biggest wind turbines Vestas

Statoil Granted Lease to Commence Floating Windfarm Construction

Norwegian-based energy company Statoil has secured a seabed lease from Crown Estate to commence work on a floating windfarm off the coast of Scotland later this year. Statoil intends to install five turbines in the North Sea. Located 15 miles from Peterhead’s coast in Aberdeenshire, each will have a capacity of 6MW and be installed… Read More »

school edin

Balfour Beatty Achieves Financial Close for the Kennedy Street, Glasgow Student Accommodation Project

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, announces that it has raised development finance with Investec Bank for the Kennedy Street, Glasgow Student Accommodation Project. This is Balfour Beatty’s first project for the direct let market as a developer of student accommodation. Balfour Beatty’s developer role includes site purchase, planning, design, construction and operation of the… Read More »

edinburgh construction

Enquiry Set to Probe Edinburgh School Construction Crisis

Edinburgh Council is launching an independent enquiry into the construction problems which shut 17 schools across the city. Repair work is bening carried out at the schools Council chiefs said they will “will not be left footing the bill” for the defects which have led to disruption for thousands of pupils. The enquiry is scheduled… Read More »

Aberdeen Stadium

Stewart Milne Unveils £40m New Aberdeen Stadium Plan

Aberdeen Football Club Chairman Stewart Milne has unveiled plans for a new £40m stadium and training facility at Kingsford. The new stadium should be ready for the 2019/20 season Milne is also executive chairman of contractor the Stewart Milne Group. The new stadium site is adjacent to the Aberdeen – Westhill road and replaces previous… Read More »

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SHEPD Seek Bidders to Deliver New Energy Solution for Shetland

Scottish Hydro Electric Power Distribution (SHEPD) has begun the formal process to obtain a new solution to keep the lights on in Shetland after 2019. SHEPD has been working with the energy regulator Ofgem to deliver an open, competitive process to ensure the most economic and efficient option is taken forward when Lerwick Power Station… Read More »


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