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Stranraer regeneration boosted by SSM application

We have just lodged Planning and Listed Building Consent applications for the conservation and extension of this engaging little building in Stranraer. The project is part of the wider regeneration of Stranraer town centre and waterfront, and is part-funded by Historic Environment Scotland under the Stranraer Conservation and Regeneration Scheme and by the Scottish Government […]

Framework Success

Smith Scott Mullan Associates are delighted to announce that we have been selected as Architects on the new Link Group framework for new housing projects throughout Scotland. This continues our commitment to working with local housing associations in delivering sustainable and affordable housing in Scotland.

Designing Places for an Ageing Population

SSM and Heriot Watt University were jointly commissioned to carry out research titled Designing Places for an Ageing Population  for the Scottish Government. Eugene Mullan collaborated with Ryan Woolrych, Associate Professor in Health and Well-being, of Heriot Watt University and compiled a research report on the design of cities, towns, neighbourhoods and streets in Scotland […]

Japanese Off Site Manufacturing – Urban Realm Feature

Eugene Mullan has published an article for Urban Realm magazine following his recent study tour of Japan, where he represented the RIAS. Eugene offers his insight into the Japanese approach to off-site timber construction and whether this modular model offers a potential solution to housing delivery challenges in the UK.

Eugene Mullan Presents at eBuilding Standards Launch

Eugene Mullan of SSM recently presented at the launch of the eBuilding Standards.scot portal on 01 September 2016 at Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh. The event was opened by Kevin Stewart, MSP and Minister for Local Government and Housing and there were presentations from Bill Dodds, Head of Building Standards at Scottish Government and Robin Presswood, Head of […]

Buccleuch Challenge

SSM are always ones to suffer for good causes and we again entered a team for the Buccleuch Property Challenge. Held at the Duke of Buccleuch’s Drumlanrig Estate, the event is now in its 10th year and has become something of a major focus for the property industry. SSM were one of 47 teams taking part.  […]

Quality Management System Audit

BSI has completed the first annual audit of our Quality Management System and found no Non-conformaties or Observations. Congratulations to all our staff for helping to ensure that our Quality Management System continues to function so effectively!    

New Project – National Museum of Scotland

SSM are delighted to be awarded the Masterplan Phase 4 project at the National Museum of Scotland on Chambers Street for National Museums Scotland.   The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has announced its initial support for this next phase of the Masterplan to transform the National Museum of Scotland and this project will develop two new […]

Thistle Planning Granted!

We are delighted to have secured Planning Permission for 149 new homes for Thistle Phase 3 in Craigmillar on behalf of our Client Places for People (subject to legal agreement).   This mixed-tenure project is the next phase of development in the Thistle area by Places for People and follows on from the successful previous phase […]

Wauchope Planning Lodged

We are delighted to have lodged an Application for Planning Permission for 149 new homes in Wauchope, Craigmillar on behalf of Cruden Homes (East) Ltd.  This exciting development for Wauchope phases 4, 5 and 6 are final phases of the Wauchope Square Masterplan and their completions will complete the physical regeneration in this neighbourhood of […]