Edinburgh construction projects: Here's an update of what's going on behind all that scaffolding

We walk past them every day, but do we know what’s taking shape on the building sites we're so familiar with?

Edinburgh always has plenty of construction projects going on.

Whether it’s essential repairs to North Bridge, the building of the city’s first purpose-built concert hall for 100 years or a huge housing and office development in the New Town, there’s a lot of work under way, helping to shape the Capital’s future.

But many have been delayed because of Covid, the impact of inflation on the construction industry or other factors. It’s difficult to keep up to date with everything that’s happening. So here’s a quick summary of what’s going on with some of the prominent projects currently under way in the city.

Related topics: