Blogs



Blog: Tenement maintenance one step closer for Scotland

RICS Scotland policy manger Hew Edgar takes a closer look at the Scottish Parliament’s vote to r ...

Published 30 May 2018

Blog: Building a positive mental health culture in your organisation

In the wake of Mental Health Awareness Week earlier this month, a new website portal has been launch ...

Published 28 May 2018

Blog: Back to the Land?

How can we fund social infrastructure through land value capture? Prof Mark Stephens talks through s ...

Published 25 May 2018

Blog: Lead consultants - liable for what?

Kathleen McAnea outlines why developers should review a recent case when procuring works and consi ...

Published 23 May 2018

Blog: Construction safety: falling short

The British Safety Council looks at research showing that 65% of manual labourers haven't been given ...

Published 18 May 2018

Blog: Scottish construction businesses must be ready to ‘modernise or die’

‘Modernise or Die’ report author Mark Farmer believes that carrying on as normal is not an opt ...

Published 15 May 2018

Spotlight on mental health in the construction industry

Ahead of Mental Health Awareness Week w/c 14th May, solicitors Kara Price and Sarah Wales discus ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: Planning for infrastructure at BDA’s Glasgow seminar

John Grainger reflects on the Infrastructure Seminar held by the British Drilling Association (BDA ...

Published 9 May 2018

Blog: Back to the Future?

After attending a public-interest led development seminar hosted by the Scottish Land Commission i ...

Published 3 May 2018

Blog: Isabel Garriga on being voted as next GIA President

Isabel Garriga from Holmes Miller, who was elected as the next President of the Glasgow Institute of ...

Published 20 April 2018

Blog: Building a sustainable future

Clare Tait, an environmental advisor at Kier, discusses her route into construction and the hugely ...

Published 18 April 2018

Blog: Under the hammer - Compulsory Sale Orders explored

Scottish Land Commission policy officer, Kathie Pollard, looks at Compulsory Sale Orders. Accordi ...

Published 18 April 2018

Blog: Workplaces, not just homes, are the key to regeneration

Guy Marsden, director at Highbridge Properties, who are developing the Magenta site in partnership ...

Published 17 April 2018

Blog: Large framework contracts in the construction sector

CECA Scotland member John Forbes outlines how Scottish SMEs could be adversely affected by the ov ...

Published 28 March 2018

Just A Minute with Gerard McMahon, regional director at Esh Construction

Name: Gerard McMahon, Esh Construction Ltd Position: Regional Director (Scotland) Which newsle ...

Published 28 March 2018