Thomas Brady and Michael Gribben speak to Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) as former students about lessons learned and their recent success Alumnus of Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) Thomas Brady and Michael Gribben spoke to the university and its students about xburo and their early careers. The pair shared some insights into what it meant to… Continue reading Directors speak to GCU and university students
In The News: Architects, Block Nine Architects, are to progress its technical designs for a new high-end contemporary two-storey dwelling near Edinburgh’s A-listed historic Gogar Castle.
Proposed changes to Building Standards: xburo briefing available The Scottish Government has published proposed changes to the Scottish Building Standards that will come into force on the 1st of April 2024. With heating and powering buildings currently accounting for 40% of the UK’s total energy usage – a figure that must be significantly reduced to… Continue reading Scottish Building Standards to come into force
Xburo is named Best Small UK Consultancy at the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) xburo has won the Best Small UK Consultancy at the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE). Winner of the Best UK Consultancy, xburo received the coveted accolade at an award ceremony held at the Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge Hotel which… Continue reading We are the Best Small UK Consultancy
Approval for Ocean Terminal regeneration project unanimous 2024 is off to a flying start with the approval of the regeneration of Ocean Terminal. This week, Edinburgh City Council gave unanimous approval of this major redevelopment of Ocean Terminal at Leith Waterfront. Plans are to develop a sustainable new neighbourhood on Leith’s waterfront with the provision of… Continue reading Ocean Terminal regeneration
Plans to scale up in 2024 as business strengthens In 2023, we entered our 5th successful year, building on our company’s growth. Our team will have a well- earned rest as the office will close from Friday 22nd to Monday 8th of January in recognition of all their outstanding work, and to say thank you… Continue reading xburo celebrates a successful year
xburo is shortlisted for Building Performance Consultancy of the Year Tomorrow, the xburo team head down to London to attend the CIBSE Building Performance Awards. This event will bring together industry experts to celebrate the best people, projects and companies from the world of engineering and the built environment – and xburo is among the… Continue reading NOMINATION FOR BEST UK CONSULTANCY!
New look unveiled by xburo and the team Not just engineers, our experts in Mechanical, Electrical and Energy engineers rolled the camera recently to capture behind the scenes. We will be unveiling a number of projects that we have worked on as we continue to grow in numbers, locations and in the marketplace. Thank you… Continue reading xburo goes behind the scenes
ESOS Applications Deadline The compliance date for Energy Savings Compliance Scheme (ESOS) Phase 3 have been extended from December 2023 to June 5, 2024. ESOS may still present a challenge for those who have not yet started their application and now have to include further information including consideration of its net zero journey. Director and… Continue reading Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)
Applications for funding open Phase 3c of public sector Applications for funding open today under Phase 3c of the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme. The scheme has £230m of grants available to fund heat decarbonisation and energy efficiency measures for public sector bodies. The application window is open for 10 days or until sufficient applications are… Continue reading Decarbonisation scheme