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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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6 Sustainable Developments Driving Industry Towards Net Zero

02 Nov 2020, Tagged: Industry

To celebrate Scotland's COP Countdown, we are spotlighting six of the world's greenest low-carbon developments.

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Launch of new innovation hub to help construction and manufacturing companies across the Scottish Highlands and Islands

28 Oct 2020, Tagged: Industry

Construction and manufacturing companies in the Highlands and Islands can soon access a new innovative on-line hub.

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New Future Leaders’ Forum to transform skills in the built environment

19 Oct 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC have opened applications for a programme that develops the skillsets of early career professionals and students.

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Offsite construction is even more vital in ‘new normal’

11 Oct 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A new offsite manufacturing training programme has highlighted why the industry may need to further embrace MMC.

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Construction leaders publish plan for construction sector recovery

06 Oct 2020, Tagged: Industry

The Construction Leadership Forum (CLF) has published a plan for the sector’s recovery from the impact of COVID-19.

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John Swinney opens Gannochy Trust development in Perth

05 Oct 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Deputy First Minister John Swinney has opened 48 new affordable homes in Perth, built and funded by the Gannochy Trust.

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Innovation in Scottish construction is key to net zero

28 Sep 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

Scotland's Innovation Centres are hosting a virtual event which will explore the many ways to tackle climate change.

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Countdown to COP26: Meeting the built environment net zero challenge

24 Sep 2020, Tagged: Industry

An event hosted by the Herald on the lead up to next year’s UN Climate Change Conference

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Scottish Construction Leadership Forum releases recovery plan in consultation with industry

28 Aug 2020, Tagged: Construction Scotland

The plan, created collaboratively with over 50 organisations, sets out the pathway for action after the global pandemic

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i-Con Challenge Fund to support six impactful new innovation projects

25 Aug 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC has announced it is supporting six new projects as part of its support programme set up in response to Covid-19

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Transformational project to deliver key learnings for housebuilding sector

25 Aug 2020, Tagged: Partners

AIMCH's webinar to share their key insights on modern methods of construction within the industry

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Construction Scotland Innovation Centre makes key appointment to drive innovation in Highlands and Islands region

11 Aug 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

CSIC has appointed development expert John Maclennan as its Innovation Manager to drive collaborative innovation project

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Researchers to develop online remote building inspection platform

11 Aug 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

This six-month project has received £35,000 from the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre i-Con Challenge.

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COVID-19 reinforces urgency for new approach to prioritise and deliver Scotland’s infrastructure

27 Jul 2020, Tagged: Industry

An inclusive, net zero carbon economy remains at heart of the strategy.

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Recovery through innovation

07 Jul 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

We’ve outlined in this short blog, our 10 point ‘call to action’ to those shaping the built environment.

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CSIC working collaboratively in European project to boost the adoption of exoskeletons in UK construction and manufacturing industries

23 Jun 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A new initiative that aims to accelerate the adoption of exoskeletons.

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New project to boost innovation in construction and manufacturing across the Scottish Highlands and Islands

04 Jun 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

A collaborative initiative will champion innovation in the construction and manufacturing sector...

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The HALO and CSIC to create world class smart homes of the future

02 Jun 2020, Tagged: Innovation Centre

The HALO and CSIC are both committed to creating future smart and sustainable homes while supporting the adoption of...

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