Blogs



Patrick MacKenzie: It’s never too late to build your dream career

Having come to the world of construction later than most, Patrick MacKenzie is now going through Kie ...

Published 18 June 2019

Graham Marchbank: Local Design Panels need planners

It's important that developers behind housing applications understand that a design review is there ...

Published 4 June 2019

Shona Wilson: Construction – A Modern Perspective

Hart Builders technical services manager, Shona Wilson, gives a modern perspective of the world of c ...

Published 4 June 2019

Cockburn Association: Edinburgh – The Heritage City

Edinburgh heritage body the Cockburn Association has launched a series of thought-pieces under the h ...

Published 4 June 2019

Matt Grellier: Back-to-school for construction sector

Construction companies must embrace educational collaboration to avoid skills shortages, writes Matt ...

Published 3 June 2019

Cockburn Association: Edinburgh – The Expanding City

Edinburgh heritage body the Cockburn Association has launched a series of thought-pieces under the h ...

Published 3 June 2019

Maria McConnell: Domestic reverse charge for construction services

French Duncan VAT director, Maria McConnell has published an information sheet about the Domestic Re ...

Published 31 May 2019

Peter Begbie: Legally binding contracts – more than meets the eye

Agreements between businesses and individuals occur on a daily basis, but what does it take to make ...

Published 31 May 2019

Cockburn Association: Edinburgh – The Connected City

Edinburgh heritage body the Cockburn Association has launched a series of thought-pieces under the h ...

Published 31 May 2019

Michael Matheson: The role of infrastructure in a sustainable economy

Infrastructure secretary Michael Matheson discusses the ongoing work of the Infrastructure Commissio ...

Published 30 May 2019

Cockburn Association: Edinburgh – The Prosperous City

Edinburgh heritage body the Cockburn Association has launched a series of thought-pieces under the h ...

Published 30 May 2019

Tammy Swift-Adams: Beyond the Planning Bill – planning for housing delivery

Tammy Swift-Adams, director of planning at Homes for Scotland, outlines why Scotland’s housing ...

Published 29 May 2019

Cockburn Association: Edinburgh – The Residential City

Edinburgh heritage body the Cockburn Association has launched a series of thought-pieces under the h ...

Published 29 May 2019

Shona Glenn: Let’s talk more about land value sharing and less about land value capture

Shona Glenn, head of policy & research at the Scottish Land Commission, offers some thoughts on ...

Published 28 May 2019

Kevin Stewart MSP: Putting people and places at the heart of future planning

As the Planning (Scotland) Bill reaches the final phase of the Parliamentary process, local governme ...

Published 28 May 2019