Blogs



COVID-19: AAB’s practical guide to steps construction businesses can take now

The COVID-19 outbreak continues to have a dramatic and unavoidable impact on Scottish businesses a ...

Published 14 May 2020

Simone Young: Preparation is key in reopening Scottish construction

While lockdown is in effect, construction companies should continue to maintain their operations and ...

Published 12 May 2020

Donald MacKinnon: Redundancy warning to businesses as employers consider nightmare scenario of laying off staff

Donald MacKinnon, group legal director at employment law and HR firm Law At Work, advises on th ...

Published 11 May 2020

Heads of Planning Scotland: COVID-19 and the planning system

A fall in the number of planning applications combined with the postponement of the expected fee inc ...

Published 11 May 2020

Martin McColl: akp Scotland makes post-COVID commitment to go digital

akp Scotland director Martin McColl details his firm’s commitment to adopt digital technologie ...

Published 7 May 2020

Eddie Black: How do we find a way out of lockdown and get the country back to work?

Technology-driven prevention at the factory gate and office door is the best cure to keeping COVID-1 ...

Published 5 May 2020

Chris McGhee: My time working on NHS Louisa Jordan

Chris McGhee is framework manager for Kier Regional Building Scotland and was part of the team who h ...

Published 4 May 2020

Nick Proverbs: Keeping sites going through COVID-19

Willmott Dixon’s senior operations manager Nick Proverbs explains how a combination of technol ...

Published 29 April 2020

Duncan Smith: How EnerPHit can be a catalyst for change

Duncan Smith draws on his experience in Scotland's social housing and construction sectors to o ...

Published 29 April 2020

Andy Hadden: Investing in a future where health and wellness rides along the crest of a wave

Tartan Leisure Ltd co-founder Andy Hadden discusses the latest developments in the landmark Wavegard ...

Published 28 April 2020

Megan MacInnes: Shaping our futures - communities and the Right to Buy for Sustainable Development

With the Community Right to Buy for Sustainable Development coming in to place last weekend, land co ...

Published 28 April 2020

Blog: Constructive criticism for Scottish Government's business advice

COVID-19 is presenting challenges for the construction sector in many areas, but the marked differen ...

Published 27 April 2020

Cade Wells: Why construction companies should set their sights on imaging technology

CENSIS business development manager Cade Wells takes a look at some of the imaging technologies th ...

Published 27 April 2020

Colin Clelland: The construction industry and COVID-19 – where are we now?

Colin Clelland from Burness Paull’s construction team dissects at what the latest Scottish Gov ...

Published 24 April 2020

Iain Young: How can the COVID-19 pandemic affect a company’s ability to make key decisions?

Iain Young comments on the importance for companies of reviewing their articles of association at th ...

Published 23 April 2020