Costain hires experienced project director to Aberdeen operation

Infrastructure solutions company Costain has appointed Steve Carter as a project director in Aberdeen.

Published 18 April 2019

New CSIC and STA partnership to boost timber sector innovation

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) and the Structural Timber Association (STA) have joined forces to support structural timber businesses across the UK to innovate and grow.

Published 18 April 2019

Tim Metcalfe reaches new heights at Robertson Homes

A former Robertson Homes employee has been welcomed back and given the top job in the North region.

Published 18 April 2019

Glasgow to progress plans for reconfigured TIF scheme

A new finance scheme which could pave the way for the enabling infrastructure necessary to kick-start new development in Glasgow has been approved by the local authority.

Published 18 April 2019

Alyson Cowan: Importance of limitation clauses in collateral warranties

The recently published judgment of O’Farrell J in Swansea Stadium Management Co. Ltd v Swansea City and County Council ([2018] EWHC 2192 (TCC)) provides guidance on limitations of time clauses contained in collateral warranties and acts as a reminder that collateral warranties are capable of being time barred.

Published 18 April 2019

Major Glasgow build-to-rent development set for summer completion

Glasgow’s first significant city centre build-to-rent (BTR) housing development will be delivered in the heart of Merchant City this summer.

Published 18 April 2019

D J Laing begins work on 97 new Dundee homes

A local property developer has announced the official launch of a new 97 home development in Dundee.

Published 18 April 2019

Trump housing application decision subject to further delay

A decision on plans by the Trump Organisation to build hundreds of new homes in Aberdeenshire has once again been delayed by the local authority.

Published 18 April 2019

Building Briefs – April 18th

Glencoe’s new-look visitor centre this week welcomed its first guests after a major refurbishment to better tell the story of this world-renowned mountain landscape and National Nature Reserve, which is visited by hundreds of thousands of people every year.  Work took place over the winter, with over £1 million invested to refurbish the e

Published 18 April 2019