News and updates from the Estates department.

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Ashworth refurbishment

In 2018, the Estates Department completed a refurbishment of the entrance of the Ashworth building on our King’s Buildings campus.

Rainy Hall restoration

An eight month project to restore and upgrade Rainy Hall has recently been completed by the Estates Department.

Supporting local students

This summer the Estates Department welcomed three students for four-week internships as part of Career Ready.

Traffic Management, George Square Area, Fringe 2019

Traffic management around the George Square area throughout the set up and duration of the Festival Fringe.

Embedding sustainability

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In 2019, the Estates Department is taking part in the University’s Sustainability Awards.

Law School refurbishment

In November 2018, the Estates Department handed the keys to Old College back to Edinburgh Law School after a four year refurbishment of the iconic A listed building.