Blogs



Ailsa Thomson: Community Rights to Buy - where are we now?

Ailsa Thomson breaks down the Scottish Government's policy to empower communities and ensure people ...

Published 2 April 2020

Lesley McLeod: Coronavirus may usher in a new way of working in construction in longer term

Association for Project Safety CEO Lesley McLeod focuses on coronavirus and what it means for the co ...

Published 1 April 2020

Bruce Kennedy: Humanising the workplace

Looking to a post-pandemic work environment, Bruce Kennedy talks about designing workplaces that ins ...

Published 31 March 2020

Ross Taylor: Coronavirus and the importance of construction contracts

Construction law specialist Ross Taylor sets out a series of guidelines for those working in the con ...

Published 26 March 2020

COVID-19: Construction site closures

Jane McMonagle and Juliet Haldane discuss whether the latest COVID-19 guidance should mean a closure ...

Published 25 March 2020

Fiona Harper: COVID-19 and working uncertainty

SELECT director of employment and skills Fiona Harper on the ongoing uncertainty around construction ...

Published 25 March 2020

Sarah Beale: CITB's coronavirus response plan

CITB CEO Sarah Beale has written the following message outlining the training body’s coronavir ...

Published 20 March 2020

National Planning Framework 4 – extension to Call for Ideas deadline

The Scottish Government’s Planning and Architecture Division explains its decision to extend t ...

Published 20 March 2020

Jonathan Seddon: Coronavirus and construction projects procured under JCT

Morton Fraser's head of construction law Jonathan Seddon looks at the potential impact of ...

Published 19 March 2020

Simon Allison: Coronavirus – a guide for employers

Simon Allison looks at common issues for employers during the coronavirus outbreak such as whether ...

Published 19 March 2020

Guy Marsden: Grade A office space shortage and thinking outside the city centre box

Amid the stark shortage of Grade A office space, Guy Marsden says it’s time for occupiers to t ...

Published 17 March 2020

Emma Marriott: Diversity: it is a real agenda item

Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) board member Emma Marriott on diversity and women in ...

Published 10 March 2020

Blog: Construction and COVID-19

Womble Bond Dickinson partner Ian Atkinson and managing associate Michelle Essen outline key points ...

Published 6 March 2020

Julie Moulsdale: Confidence crisis in construction

Ahead of International Women's Day on Sunday, Julie Moulsdale from Perceptive Communicators details ...

Published 6 March 2020

International Women’s Day: The 28-year-old delivering new schools in Glasgow

Alanna Feron is one of the many women at Glasgow-based construction firm City Building taking a lead ...

Published 6 March 2020