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5 April 2019

ENERGY CENTRE GOES LIVE AT THE EVENT COMPLEX ABERDEEN

The development of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) has reached another major milestone, as the energy centre that will provide the facility with clean, sustainable, and reliable energy goes live.

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18 October 2018

Internal fit-out work begins at TECA, as new visualisations of the venue’s interiors are released

The development of The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) has reached another major milestone, as work begins on the interior fit-out of the building.

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4 September 2018

New Aloft Hotel ‘tops out’ at TECA site

The 150-bedroom Aloft Hotel - part of the new AECC project which includes The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) - has “topped out” now that the structure has been completed.

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9 August 2018

ROBERTSON HOSTS CONSTRUCTION THEMED FAMILY DAYS AT ABERDEEN SCIENCE CENTRE

Robertson, which is currently building the new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC), which includes The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA), has organised the two family days as part of the Year of Young People, to inspire the next generation of builders and engineers.

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10 July 2018

Name announced for Aberdeen's new £333million pound event venue

The name for Aberdeen’s new £333 million conference, exhibition and entertainment venue has been revealed.

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3 May 2018

North East students get a taste for the construction industry

Four HNC students from North East Scotland College (NESCOL) recently completed a ‘construction taster’ work experience placement at the AECC and Aloft Hotel.

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13 April 2018

Wellheads Drive Closure to Allow for New AECC Works

Commuters in Aberdeen who use Wellheads Drive are advised that the road will be closed from Saturday 14 April for two weeks.

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13 March 2018

New Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre more than halfway through the build programme

Work is continuing to progress well at the site of the new world-class Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC) in Aberdeen, as the build programme passes the halfway stage, and with the hotel 1 building expected to be wind and water-tight in two weeks.

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14 February 2018

Dyce Drive to be closed for six weeks from 19 February

Commuters in Aberdeen are advised that a full road closure of Dyce Drive between Wellheads Drive and the A96 will be in place from Monday 19 February.

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23 January 2018

Work begins on Aloft Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre

Construction of a 150-bedroom Aloft Hotel on the site of the new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (‘AECC’) has commenced.

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12 January 2018

Drivers Warned of Delays on A96 in Dyce

Aberdeen road users should be aware that from Monday 15 January the westbound carriageway on the A96 will be closed between Dyce Drive and Airport Road in readiness for the new AECC.

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22 December 2017

Dyce Drive update - 22 December

Dyce Drive will be open to Northbound traffic for the festive period.

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15 December 2017

Dyce Drive - update

Dyce Drive will reopen on Monday 18th December to Northbound traffic only. Further closures will be necessary in the new year. It is not possible to give more detailed information at this point as much of the work is weather dependent.

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11 December 2017

Re-opening of Dyce Drive postponed

Postponed due to snow.

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2 December 2017

Dyce Drive to fully re-open on Friday 8 December

Commuters in Aberdeen who use Dyce Drive are advised that Dyce Drive is due to fully re-open on Friday 8 December at 2200. A full road closure between Wellheads Drive and the A96 will be in place from Monday 4 December at 0400.

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13 November 2017

UK’s Largest Hydrogen Cell Installation Arrives at New AECC

The largest hydrogen fuel cell installation in the UK has arrived at the under-construction Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC).

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17 October 2017

Advice for Aberdeen road commuters ahead of planned road closure

Road commuters in Aberdeen are being advised to seek alternative routes as further works get underway in readiness for the new AECC.

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13 October 2017

Dyce Drive Road Closure Extended

Commuters in Aberdeen who use Dyce Drive are advised that the existing road closure in the area is set to continue for a further week to ten days.

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2 October 2017

Advice for Aberdeen commuters ahead of planned road closure

Commuters in Aberdeen who use Dyce Drive are being encouraged to plan ahead due to scheduled road closures in the area, which will start on Monday 2 October.

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7 September 2017

Work progressing well on new AECC site, as updated progress photos are revealed

Updated photographs showing work is continuing to progress well on the site of the new £333 million AECC were today revealed.

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6 September 2017

Foundations of energy centre at new AECC are being laid

The foundations of the energy centre at the new world-class £333million Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre have started to be built, it was revealed today as thousands of people are attending the SPE Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition.

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5 September 2017

Two videos for new AECC launched at the start of Offshore Europe

Two videos, including a promotional 3D fly-through of the new £333million AECC building and a timelapse of the work happening at the site, were launched today at the start of this year’s SPE Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition.

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10 August 2017

Main beams for new AECC arena arrive on site

The major steel beams spanning the width of the main arena at the new £333million AECC site are being installed at the site using two specialised cranes.

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3 April 2017

SMG Europe now the operator for the current Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre

SMG Europe is now the operator – and employer for the staff - of the current Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference.

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3 January 2017

Largest fuel cell installation in the UK at new AECC

The new £333million Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) is to have the largest fuel cell installation in the UK and on a par with the largest in Europe, it was revealed today.

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30 September 2016

Aberdeen City Council and Hilton sign for hotel at new Aberdeen exhibition centre

Aberdeen City Council and Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) have signed a franchise licence agreement to open a new 200 room Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in 2019 at the new £333 million AECC.

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23 August 2016

HENRY BOOT DEVELOPMENTS APPOINTS ROBERTSON

Henry Boot Developments appoints Robertson as contractor to deliver new Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre.

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