By Ed Monaghan, chair of Construction Scotland and CEO of Mactaggart & Mickel Group
Published 27 October 2016
Jenny Bell from Atmos Consulting discusses the judicial review of four previously consented offshore wind farms.
Published 26 October 2016
Blog: Transparency and collaboration essential for Scotland’s post-Brexit property and construction sector
James Andersen from Grant Thornton outlines the pros and cons of Brexit for Scotland’s construction sector.
Published 25 October 2016
Burness Paull partner, Gavin Paton, on why the imminent introduction of Project Bank Accounts could provide more certainty and stability.
Published 24 October 2016
Solicitor Kate Primrose outlines what might be expected to happen in Scotland in reference to the JCT Design and Build Contract 2016.
Published 18 October 2016
Professor Karen Turner and Dr Fiona Riddoch from the University of Strathclyde Centre for Energy Policy outline why new thinking shows energy efficiency investment can cut costs, improve health and boost the economy.
Published 17 October 2016
Housebuilder contributions to the cost of new surgeries will not solve the problem of under-pressure GP services, writes Harry Smith, Partner at Gillespie Macandrew
Published 5 October 2016
Daryl McIntosh advises property managers to be well-prepared ahead of the introduction of new rules next year.
Published 30 September 2016
By Stephen Phillips, partner at Burness Paull
Published 9 September 2016
The Assessment of Energy Performance of Non-domestic Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2016 came into force on September 1, and are one of the latest measures brought in by the Scottish Government aiming to reduce Scotland’s carbon footprint, writes Laura Tainsh from Davidson Chalmers.
Published 5 September 2016
By Mark O’Neill
Published 2 September 2016
By Ian Woods
Published 30 August 2016
To coincide with the announcement of Scotland’s Energy Efficiency Programme pilots, which is expected any day now, Changeworks is developing a series of insight papers to inform the debate on how to best deliver the programme.
Published 30 August 2016
By Sean McLaughlin, managing director of Matilda’s Planet
Published 10 August 2016
Given the uncertainty of Brexit, arbitration could provide an opportunity for managing the risk of disputes with greater predictability and control. It should certainly be considered and weighed up at the time you enter into a new contractual relationship, writes Richard Farndale at Burness Paull LLP.
Published 2 August 2016