Paisley is named one of the country’s top property hotspots

The Millhouse Paisley

Paisley has been named the fastest growing property hotspot in the UK. The news comes as NIXON will be building and managing the quantity surveying and project management of a new The Millhouse Paisley – a new development for the town. The report, complied by Rightmove, identified the historic town as Britain’s top property hotspot, […]

How to be a Engineer?

Our spotlight this week is on our engineering team. We asked our very own David D’Arcy what engineers do when they’re not engineering. Here’s what we found out, starting with the important questions about life outside work. When’s the wedding?  (Mr D’Arcy was supposed to be getting married in France but like lots of parties, […]

STV visits Lancefield Quay apartments

STV visited the site of Lancefield Quay a year on from the fire that damaged 24 out of the 94 apartments. NIXON Director Dominic MacConnell spoke to Kirsti Clark about leading the project management of the reinstatement works and the recent appointment of Principal contractor Linear Design and Construct Limited. Now a 48-week programme is […]

Dennistoun is the 8th coolest place to live on the planet

The Picture House Glasgow

Hot off the press – Dennistoun is named one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world. It’s official. The annual top 40 list by Time Out sees the area around Duke Street included and the only place in the UK to make the top 10! Of course, we already knew this as The Picture House […]

Support for ambitious plans launched for Glasgow

Glasgow quantity surveying company welcomes new city plan

Ambitious plans launched this week by Glasgow City Council could see more than 3,000 homes in priority areas such as the former Ruchill Hospital and Sighthill. Plans are being put forward in the North Glasgow Strategic Development Framework for new walking and cycling links as well as encouraging local business and improving connectivity. It is […]

New sushi bar AKIKO to open

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A new restaurant AKIKO is to open on Monday 28/09/2020 In Glasgow City Centre. Akiko is a stunning new sushi bar offering poke bowls and sushi rolls! Located in the heart of Glasgow City Centre, 5 Bothwell St, Akiko will offer takeaway and delivery. We were delighted to work with Akiko on the launch of […]

NIXON joins South West Hub

nixon joins south west hub

We were delighted to join hub South West today to meet digitally for the first time! Speakers from BAM Construction, Donnini Apartments, Energy How UK, Ensafe Consultants and NIXON presented as part of its August hub club. It was great to hear that the housebuilding industry is continuing to make strides and is busier than […]

Who is Mr MacGregor?

nixon ltd work on glasgow restaurant

The team delivered Quantity Surveying and Project Management, Construction, Design and Management (CDM), and Principal Designer Services to the newly launched Mr MacGregor’s in Netherlee. The stunning new restaurant is located in the popular Glasgow suburb and offers a selection of small plates for lunch or dinner, with inspiration from Mr MacGregor’s travels across the world […]

NIXON completes extension at the UK’s second voco™ hotel in Solihull

nixon tranforms voco hotel

NIXON lead as principal designer, together with its teams of structural engineers and architects, on the transformation of voco™ St. John’s, Solihull, in the West Midlands. The multi-disciplinary practice was appointed to complete a 21-bedroom extension while the hotel continued to operate during the works. The design team worked with our in-house architects and engineers to […]

NIXON joins ng homes Framework

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Glasgow-based company NIXON has been appointed to join ng homes’ framework for the next four years. Following a competitive tender, NIXON will provide quantity surveying, structural and civil engineering and architectural services as part of the Association’s framework. ng homes provides around 5,400 homes for rent and factoring services in north Glasgow for more than […]