Lead Partner: Clydebank Rebuilt of behalf of West Dunbartonshire Council
Other Partners: British Waterways
CIS/Clyde Shopping Centre
Project Team: Ian White Associates, Nord Architects, Buchanan Laird, The Neilson Partnership
Lead Contractor – AEL Enterprises Ltd
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Clydebank & Erskine, Clydebank Town Centre
The North canal bank project has transformed the canal side
environment on the north bank of the Forth and Clyde Canal in
Clydebank town centre, between Kilbowie Road and Argyll Road. The
project creates a more user friendly space in which to enjoy the
canal side setting, introduce new activities and improve
connectivity with the shopping centre and car parking area.
Extensive community feedback on this project helped shape the
The project was funded by Urban II European Funding, Scottish
Government Cities Growth fund, Clydebank Rebuilt, British Waterways
The newly transformed public realm features heated granite seats
- "bankies benches" - and a "memory line" to communicate
the history of the area, designed by local school children.
The project has been nominated for the Scottish Design
Awards 2009 in the masterplan category.
Completed 20 June 2008.
July 2007 - June 2008
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.