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Retrofitting Scotland’s built environment is key to reaching net-zero

20 Jul 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Our innovation manager Sarah Buchanan on why retrofit could be the biggest engineering project the UK has ever seen.

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New peatland construction methods could unlock further housing developments in rural Scotland

28 Jun 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A new consortium formed to study more environmentally friendly methods for laying housing foundations on peatland.

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New creative hub comes to Glasgow for COP26

09 Jun 2021, Tagged: Partners

We are partnering with ATP on creating a creative hub for Glasgow at COP26 and are inviting construction to get involved

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New plans unveiled to transform public spaces into sustainable office hubs

03 Jun 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

We have revealed new plans to help retrofit public spaces into out-of-town sustainable office alternatives

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Construction project aims to make remote inspection the norm

18 May 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A project that could pave the way for using digital technologies to remotely inspect construction sites

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Earth day: messages from the built environment

22 Apr 2021, Tagged: Industry

To celebrate Earth Day 2021 we have asked the built environment for their messages on becoming more sustainable.

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CSIC appoints Andy Outram as new chairperson

12 Apr 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Turner & Townsend director succeeds John Forster as CSIC enters new era

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Passivhaus training to support drive for net-zero

06 Apr 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC to deliver Passivhaus in Practice programme for Scottish construction sector workers

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Boosting SME adoption of exoskeletons in construction

24 Mar 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Opportunity for SMEs to explore exoskeleton use with CSIC in this exciting innovative project

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International Women's Day: #choosetochallenge

08 Mar 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

We are celebrating International Women’s day and all of the fantastic females that are leading the way in our industry.

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Becoming a Future Leader in the Built Environment

01 Mar 2021, Tagged: Industry

A spotlight on becoming a future leader from Mila Duncheva, chair of CSIC's Future Leaders' Forum.

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A Sustainable Future

01 Mar 2021, Tagged: Industry

A spotlight on sustainability from Aisling O'Reilly, vice-chair of CSIC's Future Leaders' Forum.

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An Inclusive Future

01 Mar 2021, Tagged: Industry

A spotlight on inclusivity in construction from Emily Carr, vice-chair of the Future Leaders' Forum.

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CSIC programme encourages construction to DIveIN to equality

14 Jan 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Industry consortium to offer year-long diversity and inclusion support for SMEs

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Five construction themes for 2021

11 Jan 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Hear from our CEO, Stephen Good as he examines five key themes for the construction sector in 2021.

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CSIC chair to step down as innovation centre enters new era

16 Dec 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC seeks new chair to guide it into new phase for the construction industry

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Construction in 2020: Has it changed industry forever?

15 Dec 2020, Tagged: Industry

An in-depth look at one of construction's most challenging years and the innovation we've seen throughout it.

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Scottish tech firm to develop coronavirus bio-safety risk management tool for buildings

04 Dec 2020, Tagged: Industry

Data Innovation.AI has won funding from Innovate UK thanks to the support of the Data Lab and CSIC

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Scottish timber initiative plants seed of sustainability for UK construction

23 Nov 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Pilot project could result in more mainstream use of UK-grown wood in construction

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CICV Forum teams up with CSIC to launch new Be Covid Smart digital learning toolkit

10 Nov 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

With CICV and partners, we have created free online training for learning and working in construction during COVID-19.

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