Arcus announces financial close on the sale of Brisa

Mark McIntyre blog

LONDON, United Kingdom (15 October 2020) – Arcus Infrastructure Partners (“Arcus”) is pleased to announce the closing of the sale of AEIF1’s (the ‘Fund’) entire 40.6% interest in Brisa Auto-Estradas de Portugal S.A. (‘Brisa’) to a consortium comprising APG Asset Management N.V., the National Pension Service of Korea and Swiss Life Asset Management AG on the 13 October 2020. Completion of …

Over 100 new, affordable homes transform East Kilbride

Mark McIntyre blog

Swan Group and The JR Group complete Law Place development for Link Group Working in partnership, developers Swan Group and construction firm The JR Group, came together to complete a new social housing development of 105 homes at Law Place in East Kilbride – one of the largest projects of its kind in the area.

Top tips for pupils heading to school by bus

Ewan McInnes blog

Stagecoach West Scotland has some top tips for school children aged five and over who, from Monday (31st August 2020), will be required to wear a face covering, unless exempt, while travelling on dedicated school transport – in line with the latest Scottish Government guidance. The safety of customers and employees is Stagecoach West Scotland’s number one priority. The following …

Introducing: Gravencast

Meadhbh Hendrie blog

We are pleased to share the first podcast in a series which we’re producing for design studio, Graven. Head of Digital, Meadhbh, reflects on the process.  It was pre-pandemic times. Dylan Macdonald and I lugged the filming kit to Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel. We were going for a show around of the Luxury Penthouse Suite (if it’s good enough for Stormzy…) and …

Neart na Gaoithe project enters first phase of offshore construction

Mark McIntyre blog

One of the world’s largest offshore construction vessels has arrived at the site of the EDF Renewables and ESB owned Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm, 15km off the Fife coast, as the project enters its first phase of offshore construction. The S7000, Saipem’s semi-submersible crane vessel, will start the installation of casings for piles. The vessel will also …

Fundraising round supports Scottish developer of social distancing tech

Mark McIntyre blog

Reactec, the Edinburgh-based tech company that recently launched its innovative SAFE-DISTANCE device to enable social distancing among workers, has completed a further £700,000 round of fundraising for the ongoing development of its innovative personal monitoring equipment and reporting technology. The funding round was led by leading business angel investment syndicate, Archangels, with co-funding from Scottish Investment Bank, the investment arm …