Sign in or Register | Newsletter
 
 
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!


Sales Director
Central, London

Head of Shows Operations
Central, London

Data Manager
Wimbledon

Sales Manager
Farnborough



Are event apps dead? Michael Balyasny, co-founder and CEO of mobile...

Analytics consultancy Acrotrend thrives on offering innovative...

Industry heavyweight and former pub landlord Tim Etchells, with 35...

Exhibition News December 2014
December 2014

Edinburgh International Conference Centre tops out expansion space
posted on: 3/5/2012 11:05:24
EICC topping out

The seven-storey office block situated on the top of the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) expansion development has reached topping out stage.
 
The internal fit out of EICC’s new Lennox Suite and the associated grade A office development will now accelerate towards completion in spring 2013.
 
The EICC expansion space is part of an £85m city centre development that includes almost 18,500sqm of Grade A office accommodation that is already 25 per cent let.
 
Taking part in the topping out ceremony EICC CEO, HansH Rissmann, OBE, said: “We have witnessed the last brick in the wall and the roof is now on which means planning for our opening events can begin in earnest.
 
“Our construction partners have done a magnificent job and the prospect of welcoming our first customers to the much enlarged EICC is incredibly exciting.”
 
Hard hat tours for prospective customers of the expanded EICC’s can be arranged by contacting Head of Sales and Marketing Louise Andrew or any member of the sales team.
 
EICC is wholly owned by The City of Edinburgh Council and claims to have delivered an economic benefit to the city from opening of more than £320m and will welcome its one-millionth delegate this year.
 
Photo: City of Edinburgh Council chief executive, Sue Bruce completes the topping out of the EICC expansion space and the Atria office development.   

 
Any exhibition-related news? Email exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
The Mind Body Spirit Wellbeing Festival has expanded its UK reach with the launch a new Midlands edition at the NEC on 11-13 September 2015.

FaceTime has launched a new 15-part series of Exhibitor Shorts videos, aimed at helping enhance exhibitor performance.

Event Production Show unveils show content
posted on: 18/12/2014 10:59:44
The renowned Access Sessions are set to return to the Event Production Show in 2015, alongside a host of new content.

Kent Event Centre to host FFX Tool Show in 2015
posted on: 17/12/2014 12:43:00
The Kent Event Centre is set to host the 2015 edition of the FFX Tool Show, an annual shopping event for tradesmen and DIY-ers.

Olympia launches sustainability reports service
posted on: 17/12/2014 11:59:37
Olympia London is issuing sustainability reports for live events as part of a new service for organisers.