Property market uncertainty fails to prevent ‘successful year’ for Henry Boot

Property and construction group Henry Boot has hailed a “successful year” despite market and a one-off pension contribution.

Published 18 January 2019

Industry predicts increased financial pressure for main contractors

Main contractors expect to be under yet more financial pressure during the year ahead as supply chain costs rise more than tender prices, a new industry survey has found.

Published 18 January 2019

Plans progress for 1,400-home Halbeath development

Fife Council has given planning permission in principle to Taylor Wimpey East Scotland’s proposals for 1,400 homes and a new primary school in Halbeath.

Published 18 January 2019

Network Rail awards contracts for Scottish rail projects

Network Rail has announced further contract awards worth a total of £467 million.

Published 18 January 2019

Report unveils GHA’s £2bn contribution to Scottish economy

Glasgow Housing Association’s transformation of social housing in Scotland’s largest city has boosted the nation’s economy by £2 billion and supported thousands of jobs, a new report has revealed.

Published 18 January 2019

ISG begins work to deliver Velux head office expansion in Fife

ISG has started construction work on a £7 million expansion to the UK & Ireland head office building of roof window manufacturer Velux in Fife.

Published 18 January 2019

Dunedin Canmore marks first stage of Craigmillar transformation

The first phase of a multi-million pound transformation of a community in Edinburgh has taken shape with the launch of 111 new energy-efficient homes.

Published 18 January 2019

GRAHAM supports Ayrshire College in campaign to encourage female construction careers

GRAHAM has supported an event aiming to encourage young female students to consider a career in construction or civil engineering.

Published 18 January 2019

SEPA seeks views on regulation changes from housing sector

Views are being sought from the housing sector as a Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) consultation nears its conclusion.

Published 18 January 2019

Building Briefs – January 18th

Chartered surveyors DM Hall has moved to high-quality, modern, fully-refurbished premises on the third floor of 4-5 Union Terrace in Aberdeen city centre. The new offices, on one floor with an open-plan layout and spectacular views over

Published 18 January 2019