BAM director recruitment brings framework team up to full strength

Karen Davenport has been appointed framework director by BAM Construct UK, bringing the number of the framework team members to nine.

Published 11 December 2018

AWPR drone footage released ahead of new section opening

The Craibstone to Stonehaven and Charleston section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) will open early on the morning of Wednesday 12 December.

Published 11 December 2018

Persimmon fined for Sunday working at Kinross site

Housebuilder Persimmon has been fined by Perth and Kinross Council for a breach in planning regulations, its second indiscretion at the same site.

Published 11 December 2018

Scottish Property Federation and Scottish Renewables reveal Budget wish lists

Amendments to a business rates policy and support for renewable energy are at the forefront of Scottish Property Federation (SPF) and Scottish Renewables calls ahead of tomorrow’s Scottish Budget.

Published 11 December 2018

Blog: Collaboration is key to boosting efficiency, innovation and profit

Lucy Black from the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre on the importance of collaboration in construction.

Published 11 December 2018

akp to deliver smart working projects across RoS Estate

Construction, refurbishment and fit out contractor akp Scotland has been appointed to work with Registers of Scotland (RoS) on a programme of small to medium works across the RoS Estate.

Published 11 December 2018

World’s first’ Charles Rennie Mackintosh statue completes £60m Sanctuary regeneration

A statue of Charles Rennie Mackintosh has been unveiled on the 90th anniversary of his death by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.

Published 11 December 2018

Glasgow architects appointed to £160m project at RAF Lakenheath

Design and architecture company HLM has been awarded the £160 million project at RAF Lakenheath by the Defence Infrastructure Organisation.

Published 11 December 2018

SEPA sets out new plan to drive innovation across Scotland’s metals sector

An action plan to help Scotland’s metals sector become an innovative and valued part of Scotland’s emerging circular economy, improve environmental compliance and stop illegal activity, has been launched by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA).

Published 11 December 2018

Blog: Challenger banks create opportunities for commercial property, but the sector must keep its eyes open

Alan Gordon at DM Hall Chartered Surveyors considers the opportunities that challenger banks provide to the commercial property sector.

Published 11 December 2018