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CSIC and SEPA to drive net zero ambitions in construction

17 Dec 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Innovation centre and environmental regulator sign Sustainable Growth Agreement

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Building a zero carbon construction sector: five areas to focus on in 2022

16 Dec 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

The Covid-19 pandemic aside, the theme that best characterised 2021 could arguably be sustainability.

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CSIC partners with Zero Carbon construction initiative

14 Dec 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Launched in March 2021, CO2nstruct Zero brings together organisations that are demonstrating leadership in Net Zero.

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4 sustainable Scottish constructions

30 Nov 2021, Tagged: Industry

With St Andrews now here, keep the conversation going with some of the leading sustainable Scottish developments.

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Training minister launches green skills initiative with first hands-on construction workshop

11 Nov 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Jamie Hepburn MSP has hosted the first practical workshop of a pioneering green skills programme at CSIC

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Existing solutions will be key to tackling climate change - BE the Solution Conference

09 Nov 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

While the foundations for a sustainable built environment are already in place, the biggest challenge lies in scaling-up

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UK needs to grow back better to build back better - Wood For Good Conference

08 Nov 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A focus on sustainable forestry from the ground up could be the key to building back better

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9 sustainable innovations at BE@COP26

04 Nov 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A UK first showcase of sustainable design for the built environment has come together for the duration of COP26

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Scotland joins international nations to commit to UN’s high-performance buildings scheme to create a better built environment

03 Nov 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Scotland joins international nations to commit to UN’s high-performance buildings scheme to create a better built envir

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Exoskeleton trials readied at Construction Scotland Innovation Centre

14 Oct 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC is readying advanced measuring equipment in preparation for upcoming exoskeleton trials.

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Construction Scotland Industry Group Announces Appointment of Ron Fraser as New Chair

14 Oct 2021, Tagged: Construction Scotland

Ron Fraser appointed as new chair of Construction Scotland Industry Group.

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CSIC to showcase the built environment’s role in combatting climate change

07 Oct 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

11 days of events highlight opportunities to change the construction sector during COP26.

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CSIC adds three industry experts to governance board

28 Sep 2021, Tagged: Construction Scotland

CSIC has appointed 3 built environment leaders to its board, bringing valuable infrastructure and planning expertise.

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New funding to boost green skills drive in construction

20 Sep 2021, Tagged: Construction Scotland

CSIC has announced the launch of its Low Carbon Learning programme.

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Scottish homegrown timber initiative secures funding to create demonstrator home for COP26

16 Sep 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A team of experts exploring the mainstream use of homegrown timber in the construction sector has secured funding for th

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Spotlight on Scotland’s built environment needed to fight climate change, industry collective to hear

01 Sep 2021, Tagged: Innovation Centre

'Building to COP26', 7 September, will see industry gather online to discuss what COP26 means for the built environment.

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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 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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