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Mixed-Use Developments


Edinburgh St James
East End | Retail-led mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 1 billion

Architects: Allan Murray Architects, Jestico + Whiles, Purcell Miller Tritton

13 acres

150 homes
214 room W Hotel
52 room apart-hotel
47 room boutique hotel
70,000 m retail – 85 retail units, 31 F&B units
5 screen Everyman Cinema

Status: Under construction – due for completion by 2020





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Quartermile
Lauriston | Residential-led mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 450 million

Architects: Foster + Partners, Richard Murphy Architects, CDA

19 acres

1050 homes
35,000 m office space
6,000 m retail & leisure space

Status: Under construction – due for completion by 2018





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New Waverley
Old Town | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 150 million

Architects: Allan Murray Architects, CDA, Staran Architects

7.5 acres

185 homes
121 room hotel
127 room hotel
146 room apart-hotel
16,500 m office space
28 retail units

Status: Under construction – due for completion by 2018





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India Quay
Fountainbridge | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 135 million

Architect: 7N Architects

11.5 acres

405 homes
130 room hotel
11,500 m office space
4,500 m retail space
Filmhouse cinema
Edinburgh Printmakers contemporary arts centre

Status: Planning





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The Haymarket
Haymarket | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 200 million

Architects: Richard Murphy Architects, CDA

4 acres

190 room hotel
168 room apart-hotel
32,000 m office space
5,000 m retail & leisure space

Status: Under construction – first phase due for completion by Q4 2017 / Q1 2018





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International Business Gateway (IBG)
Ingliston | Office-led mixed-use district

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 700 million

Architect: 7N Architects

210 acres

2278 homes
1,665 hotel rooms
240,000 m office space
5,500 m retail & leisure space
Primary School

Status: Planning





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South St Andrew Square
East End | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 100 million

Architects: Gareth Hoskins Architects, CDA

7 luxury homes
10,000 m office space
3,000 m retail space
7 restaurant units

Status: Under construction - due for completion by Summer 2017





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Freer Street / Fountainbridge East
Fountainbridge | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread

Project cost: 120 million

Architect: Michael Laird Architects, Grzywinski + Pons Architects

2.5 acres

78 homes
180 room apart-hotel
13,000 m office space
1,967 m retail & leisure space

Status: Planning





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The Registers
East End | Mixed-use development

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 60 million

Architect: Morgan McDonnell Architects, Gareth Hoskins Architects

54 serviced apartments
5,500 m office space
1,400 m retail & leisure space

Status: Under construction - due for completion by January 2019





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Springside
Fountainbridge | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 120 million

Architect: Oberlanders Architects, CDA

8 acres

650 homes
181 room hotel
13,000 m office & retail space

Status: Under construction





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King's Stables Road
Old Town | Mixed-use development

Links: Project thread

Architect: Fletcher Joseph Associates

1.3 acres

59 homes
92 room hotel
167 room student residences
867 m retail
Arts caf & artisans' workshops

Status: Approved





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Exchange 2
West End | Mixed-use district

Link: Project thread

Architect: JM Architects

Approximately 35,000 m residential, hotel, office, retail & leisure space

Status: Pre-planning





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The Dundas Project
Canonmills | Residential-led mixed-use redevelopment

Link: Project thread

Architect: Michael Laird Architects

350-400 homes
Office, leisure, retail & hotel space

Status: Planning





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Edinburgh Innovation Park
Musselburgh | Mixed-use development

Link: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 80 million

Architect: 10 Design

50 acres

First phase:
National Food & Drink Enterprise Centre
Innovation centre for Food & Drink sector SMEs
Hotel, office & retail space

Status: Pre-planning





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ForthQuarter
Granton | Mixed-use development

Link: Project thread

110 acres

2,000 homes
75,000 m office
9,000 m retail space
70 million 33,000 m college campus

Status: Under construction





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Granton Harbour / Edinburgh Marina
Granton | New urban quarter

Link: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 300 million

Architects: Robert Adam Architects, Wilson Gunn Architects

80 acres

2000 homes
160 room marina hotel & spa
5,500 m office space
9,000 m retail space
4,500 m leisure space
400 berth marina
Community boatyard

Status: Under construction





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Granton Central Development Area
Granton | New urban quarter

Link: Project thread

85 acres

3,000 homes
184,000 m office space
35,000 m cultural space
16,300 m leisure space
3,200 m light industrial space

Status: Under construction





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Western Harbour
Newhaven | New urban quarter

Link: Project thread

Architects: Cooper Cromar, Robert Adam Architects

90 acres

3,000 homes
37,000 m commercial & retail space
15 acre public park

Status: Under construction





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Craigmillar Regeneration
Craigmillar | Urban renewal programme

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 250 million

Architect: Anderson Bell + Christie

3,200 homes
Redeveloped town centre
28,000 m office, leisure & retail space
2 new primary schools
Public library
30 million community high school
150 acres parkland

Status: Under construction




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St Margaret's House Redevelopment
Meadowbank | Mixed-use development

Architect: Michael Laird Architects

First phase:
100 homes
150-175 room hotel
250-350 room student residence
3,000 m commercial & retail space

Status: Approved





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Major Office Developments


2 Semple Street
Fountainbridge | Office development

Links: Subject thread | official website

Architects: Michael Laird Architects

3,300 m office space
1,000 m retail space

Status: Under construction





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Capital Square
West End | Office development

Links: Subject thread | official website

Architects: Hurd Rolland Partnership

11,400 m office space

Status: Planning





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Edinburgh Park South
South Gyle | Business park expansion

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 400 million

Architects: Dixon Jones

50 acres

Office-led mixed use development with residential, retail & leisure

Status: Proposed





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Major Hotel Developments


Ocean Terminal
Leith | Waterfront hotel

Links: Subject thread

Architects: Keppie

96m / 28-storeys

450 rooms
Conference facilities

Status: Proposed





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Old Royal High School
New Town | Five star hotel

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 55 million

Architects: Gareth Hoskins Architects

160 rooms
Caf & restaurant
Calton Hill visitor centre

Status: Refused – on appeal





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Market Street
Old Town | Four star hotel

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 20 million

Architects: JM Architects

98 rooms
Ground floor retail

Status: Under construction – due for completion by Spring 2018





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India Buildings
Old Town | Four star hotel

Links: Project thread

Project cost: 45 million

Architects: Ica Architects

267 rooms
Ground floor retail

Status: Approved





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Oriam: National Performance Centre for Sport
Riccarton | Marriott Courtyard hotel

Links: Project thread

Architects: Studionyo

160 rooms

Status: Approved





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Torphichen Street
West End | Four star hotel

Links: Project thread

Architects: CDA

150 rooms

Status: Planning





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Edinburgh Airport
Ingliston | Hampton Hilton hotel

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 16 million

Architects: 3D Reid Architects

175 rooms

Status: Approved





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Edinburgh Airport II
Ingliston | Marriott Moxy hotel

Links: Project thread

213 rooms

Status: Planning





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Baxter's Place
New Town | Marriott Courtyard hotel

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 20 million

Architects: 3D Reid Architects

240 rooms

Status: Under construction – due for completion by 2017





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Ocean Point
Leith | Waterfront hotel

Links: Subject thread

Architects: Gilberts

250 rooms

Status: Approved





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Major Residential Developments


Edinburgh's Garden District
West Edinburgh | New residential district

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 917 million

Architects: Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company (DPZ), Michael Laird Architects,
Merrill Pastor & Colgan Architects

650 acres

6,200 homes
The Calyx – Scotland's National Garden
Sports hub
Schools & community facilities

Status: Phase 1 approved / called in





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21st Century Homes for Edinburgh
Citywide | Housing replacement programme

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 170 million

1,400 affordable homes for sale & rent
Gracemount, North Sighthill, Pennywell & Muirhouse, Leith Fort, Greendykes & Craigmillar

Status: Under construction





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Shawfair
Midlothian/SE Edinburgh | New residential district

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 200 million

202 hectares

4,000 homes
100,000 m commercial & retail space
2 primary schools
Secondary school
Railway station

Status: Under construction





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Shrubhill
Broughton | Residential development

Links: Project thread

Project cost: 50 million

Architects: Cooper Cromar, Acanthus Architects DF, Morgan McDonnell Architects

375 homes
260 room student residence
Ground floor retail

Status: Under construction – first phase completed September 2015





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Donaldson's College
Haymarket | Luxury residential development

Link: Project thread

Architect: Richard Murphy Architects

18 acres

115 homes within redeveloped Playfair building
86 new-build homes

Status: Approved





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Waterfront Plaza
Leith | Residential development

Link: Subject thread

425 homes – flats, townhouses & colonies - on former brownfield site

Status: Planning





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Student Accommodation Developments


125A Fountainbridge
Fountainbridge | Post-graduate student accommodation

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 41 million

Architects: Michael Laird Architects

260 room student residence
Ground floor retail & leisure

Status: Approved





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Holyrood North & Holyrood South
Old Town | Post-graduate urban village

Link: Subject thread

Project cost: 62 million

Architects: Oberlanders Architects, JM Architects, Richard Murphy Architects

1,420 room student residences
Ground floor retail & leisure

Status: Under construction – phase three complete by September 2016





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St Leonard's Residences
Southside | Student accommodation

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 38 million

Architects: Allan Murray Architects

579 bed student residence
Ground floor retail

Status: Under construction





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Lutton Place
Southside | Student accommodation

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 12 million

Architects: JM Architects

235 bed student residence

Status: Under construction





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Haddington Place
Broughton | Student accommodation

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 23 million

Architects: Ica Architects

226 bed student residence
Ground floor retail & leisure

Status: Under construction





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Buccleuch Place & Meadow Lane
Southside | Post-graduate student accommodation

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 21 million

Architects: JM Architects

380 bed student residence

Status: Under construction





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Education Developments


Easter Bush Campus Development
Roslin, Midlothian | Campus redevelopment & expansion

Link: Subject thread | official website

Architect: HDR, BDG, Atkins Global, BMJ Architects, Oberlanders Architects, Sheppard Robson

Largest concentration of animal science related expertise in Europe

60 million Roslin Institute
42 million The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies
3 million Riddell-Swan Veterinary Cancer Centre
4 million Conventional Avian Research Unit
10 million Specified Pathogen Free Avian Facility

Current phase:
32 million Roslin Innovation Centre & Campus Hub
11 million Energy Centre
3.7 million Equine Diagnostic, Surgical and Critical Care Unit

Future phase:
35 million Large Animal Hospital
25 million Large Animal Research and Imaging Facility


Status: Under construction





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King's Buildings Campus Development
West Mains | Campus redevelopment framework

Link: Subject thread

Architect: Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios

Refurbishment of existing University of Edinburgh buildings & public realm improvements

90 million School of Biological Sciences refurbishment - The Darwin Project
60 million 21,000 m School of Geosciences
11 million Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics

Status: Under construction





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George Square & Potterrow Redevelopment
South Side | Redevelopment of academic quarter

Link: Project thread

Project cost: 200 million

Architect: Bennetts Associates, Page\Park Architects, LDN Architects

60 million Main Library redevelopment
40 million 25,000 m School of Informatics
33 million McEwan Hall renovation
28 million Data Technology Institute
40 million Student Union revamp & new Student Services building

Status: Under construction





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Higgs Centre for Innovation
Blackford | Space technology centre

Link: Subject thread

Project cost: 11 million

Architect: Jacobs

A dedicated forum focused on particle physics, astronomy & space science, linking scientific
and engineering expertise – based at the UK Astronomy Technology Centre

Status: Under construction





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Portobello High School
Portobello | Replacement high school

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 60 million

Architect: JM Architects

17,000 m high school campus

Status: Under construction





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Boroughmuir High School
Fountainbridge | Replacement high school

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 35 million

Architect: Allan Murray Architects

Status: Under construction – due for completion by January 2017





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St John's RC Primary School
Duddingston | Replacement primary school

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 11 million

Architect: Holmes Miller

Status: Planning





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St Mary's Music School
New Town | Relocated residential school & performance venue

Links: Project thread

Project cost: 25 million

Architect: Richard Murphy Architects, Simpson & Brown Architects

Alternative proposal for Thomas Hamilton's 1829 Royal High School
Performance and rehearsal spaces created within original RHS building
New-build classroom block and residential accommodation for 70 children

Status: Approved





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Healthcare Developments


Edinburgh BioQuarter
Little France | Biomedical research & business campus

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 800 million

Architects: Allan Murray Architects

100 acres

46,000 m academic research space
84,000 m commercial research space

Status: Under construction





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Royal Hospital for Sick Children
Little France | Replacement pediatric hospital

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 165 million

Architects: HLM Architects

Replacement RHSC, bringing pediatric care, specialist neonatal care, neurosciences
and adult & children’s emergency departments together in a centre of excellence

Status: Under construction - due for completion by spring 2018





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Royal Edinburgh Hospital Campus
Morningside | Psychiatric & mental health care hospital redevelopment

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 168 million

Architects: Archial NORR

Replacement of inpatient facilities with modern, fit-for-purpose healthcare buildings

Status: Under construction





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Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS)
Riccarton | National centre for blood, tissues & cell testing

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 36.4 million

Architect: Reiach and Hall Architects

Blood & tissue processing and testing facilities
Research & development
Consolidation of SNBTS core activities & related services in a single centre of excellence

Status: Under construction - due for completion by Spring 2017





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Firrhill Partnership Centre
Colinton | Community medical centre

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 7 million

Architect: Gareth Hoskins Architects

Accommodation for two GP practices, primary care & community services

Status: Under construction





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Arts & Cultural Developments


Scottish National Gallery Project
New Town | Redeveloped art gallery

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 15.3 million

Architect: Gareth Hoskins Architects

New 1,240 m gallery
Redesigned circulation & entrance areas
Relandscaped East Princes Street Gardens

Status: Approved - due for completion by Spring 2019





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Calton Hill City Observatory Project
East End | Contemporary arts centre

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 3.5 million

Architect: Malcolm Fraser Architects, Collective Architecture

Refurbished observatory buildings
Contemporary art gallery
Restaurant
Collective Gallery headquarters

Status: Under construction





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National Museum of Scotland Redevelopment
Southside | Museum refurbishment

Link: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 80 million

Architect: Gareth Hoskins Architects

Third phase - eight new galleries for the museum's science & technology
and European art & design collections
Fourth phase - new Ancient Egyptian & East Asian galleries

Status: Under construction - final phase due for completion by 2018





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St Cecilia's Hall | Museum of Musical Instruments
Old Town | Redeveloped performance space & museum

Link: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 6.5 million

Architect: Page\Park Architects

Restoration of Scotland's oldest concert hall
Redeveloped museum for the University of Edinburgh's collection of historic musical instruments

Status: Under construction





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Fruitmarket Gallery Expansion
Old Town | Expanded art gallery

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 6 million

Architect: Gareth Hoskins Architects

Expansion space for display, circulation & social areas

Status: Proposed





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Edinburgh Printmakers
Fountainbridge | Arts centre & creative industries hub

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 10 million

Architect: Page\Park Architects

Arts centre, gallery & creative industries hub within the redeveloped Castle Mill Works

Status: Approved – due for completion by Autumn 2018





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Ross Bandstand Redevelopment
New Town | Replacement open-air concert venue

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 30 million

Replacing the 1935 Ross Bandstand with a 5000 seat open-air concert & events venue
Wider park restoration & landscaping
New visitor facilities

Status: Proposed





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New Victoria Cinema Restoration
Southside | Restored Art Deco cinema

Links: Subject thread

Restoration of 1930 New Victoria Cinema
5 screens – total capacity of 748
Restaurant & bar

Status: Planning





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Rose Theatre
New Town | Performing arts school & theatre

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 1.8 million

Alternative proposal for former Charlotte Baptist Chapel
Ballet school, centre for the performing arts & dance company base
600 seat theatre

Status: Approved





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Sport & Leisure Developments


Oriam: Scotland's Sports Performance Centre
Riccarton | Elite performance facility

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 30 million

Architect: Reiach and Hall Architects

Full size indoor 3G pitch, outdoor synthetic pitch, seven outdoor natural pitches,
twelve court sports hall, fitness suite and sports science & medicine facilities.
Performance base for Scottish Football Association, Scottish Rugby Union, Institute of Sport,
Basketball Scotland, Scottish Handball, Scottish Squash & Racketball and Scottish Volleyball.

Status: Under construction – due for completion by September 2016





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Meadowbank Arena & Sports Centre
Meadowbank | Multi-purpose sports facility

Link: Subject thread

Project cost: 43 million

Architect: Reiach and Hall Architects

Outdoor athletics track with seating for 500
3G synthetic or grass sports pitch
Additional outdoor 3G synthetic sports pitch
Indoor 60m 6 lane athletics track with jumps area
Outdoor throws area
Eight badminton court sports hall with 500 permanent seats plus bleachers
Four badminton court sports hall with 500 permanent seating
Gymnastics hall & gym
Healthcare centre, cafe & meeting rooms

Status: Proposed





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Tynecastle Stadium Redevelopment
Gorgie | Football stadium redevelopment

Link: Subject thread

Architect: James Clydesdale & Associates

New 7000 capacity main stand
Restaurant/bar, club shop, corporate facilities
Upgraded existing stands
Community facilities
Relocated Tynecastle Nursery

Status: Planning





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Edinburgh Academical Club Sports Ground Redevelopment
Stockbridge | New rugby stadium

Link: Subject thread

Project cost: 8 million

Architect: Michael Laird Architects

Retail, clubhouse & 5,000-seat stadium facility

Status: Approved





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Regional Cycling Facility
Niddrie | Cycling sports hub

Link: Subject thread

Project cost: 6.8 million

Architect: Reiach and Hall Architects

Outdoor velodrome
National competition standard BMX track
Improvements to Jack Kane Sports Centre incl. two 3G all weather pitches

Status: Planning





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Wavegarden Edinburgh
Ratho | Surfing centre

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 10 million

Architect: Harrison Stevens

50 acres

Artificial wave pool
Surf school
Camping pitches & pods
Country park

Status: Pre-planning





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Transport & Infrastructure Developments


Queensferry Crossing
Firth of Forth | Road bridge

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 1.4 billion

Cable-stayed dual two-lane road bridge connecting Edinburgh to Fife
Height: 207 m | Length: 2,700 m

Status: Under construction – due for completion by May 2017





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Edinburgh International Gateway
Gogar | Station & tram interchange

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 41 million

2 platforms, station building & concourse
Tram stop & linking structure

Status: Under construction – due for completion by December 2016





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Edinburgh Waverley Renewal
East End | Station improvement programme

Links: Subject thread | official website

Project cost: 130 million

Replacement of 34,000 m glazed roof
Upgraded Princes Street & Market Street entrances with escalator & lift access
New platform canopies & station furniture
Refurbishment of existing buildings & concourse

Current phase:
2 new long-length platforms
3 existing platforms extended

Status: Under construction





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Edinburgh to Glasgow Improvement Programme (EGIP)
Central Belt | Railway infrastructure upgrade initiative

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 740 million

93 mi/150 km line electrification
3 redeveloped stations - Queen Street, Haymarket & Cumbernauld
Platform lengthening
Edinburgh Waverley station improvements
Signalling improvements
Junction upgrades
Millerhill depot
New Edinburgh International Gateway station

Status: Under construction





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Edinburgh Airport Expansion
Ingliston | Airport expansion programme

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 150 million

Architect: Archial NORR

25 million 6,000 m terminal expansion completed in 2014

Current phase: 50 million baggage & immigration halls

Status: Under construction





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Edinburgh Tram Network
Citywide | Tram line extension proposals

Links: Project thread | official website

Completion of Line 1 (North Edinburgh) – 7.9 mi/12.7 km, Picardy Place to Haymarket, 18 stops

Line 2 branch (West Edinburgh) – 2.5 mi/4 km, Ingliston to Newbridge, 4 stops

Line 3 (South East Edinburgh) – 6 mi/9.6 km, Edinburgh Waverley to Newcraighall, 20 stops

Status: Under consideration





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Edinburgh Orbital Bus Project
Region-wide | Rapid transit system

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 55 million

Segregated orbital bus route linking QMU/Musselburgh station to Newbridge via:
ERI/BioQuarter, Sheriffhall, Straiton, Lothianburn, HWU, Hermiston, Edinburgh Park, Gogar & EDI
Bespoke "streetcar" vehicles running 12 times per hour
Estimated demand c. 6 milion passengers per annum

Status: Proposed





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Cross-Forth Hovercraft
Fife & Edinburgh | Hovercraft service

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 10 million

Kirkcaldy to Newhaven passenger service
17 minute journey time

Status: Proposed





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A720 Sheriffhall Roundabout
Sheriffhall, Midlothian | Junction improvements

Links: Subject thread | official website

New grade-separated junction

Status: Proposed





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Other Major Projects


Pentland Studios
Straiton, Midlothian | Film & TV production facility

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 230 million

Architect: Keppie

86 acres

12,000 m studio space across six sound stages
Two backlots - 8.6 acres & 20.14 acres
4,000 m external water-stage
5,000 m workshops & production office space
Film academy & student accommodation
180 room hotel
Visitor centre
Data centre, satellite-link 'earth station' & CHP energy centre

Status: Planning





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Royal Botanic Garden Redevelopment
Inverleith | Redeveloped educational & visitor facilities

Links: Official website

Project cost: 40 million

Architect: Smith Scott Mullan Associates

Scottish School of Botany & Horticulture
Glasshouses expansion & visitor facilities redevelopment

Status: Proposed





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Saughton Park Revitalisation
Saughton | Historic park restoration

Links: Subject thread

Project cost: 5.8 million

Architect: Sutherland Hussey Harris, Ironside Farrar

Renovation of walled garden, footpaths and other historic park features
Replacement Winter Garden
New caf & community facilities

Status: Approved





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Scotland's National Showground
Ingliston | RHC redevelopment

Links: Project thread | official website

Project cost: 30 million

Architect: Optimised Environments (OPEN), 3D Reid

300 acres

Redevelopment of showground & Royal Highland Centre facilities
170 room hotel
140 room hotel
Leisure & office space
Rural Centre of Excellence
Agricultural business hub

Status: Under construction





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Old April 12th, 2016, 04:20 PM   #2
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Excellent thread, really useful to see what is proposed in one post like this.
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very well complied! - pity so many of the office buildings are in a boring vernacular style, with brick cubes not far behind, but what IS impressive is the scale. True to many property and business indexes that state Edi is well and truly on the move
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