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Lafferty steps up to operations director at Story Scotland

Civil engineering company Story Scotland has promoted Craig Lafferty to operations director, while a ...

Published 19 March 2019

Kier unveils new chief executive

Kier Group has today announced the appointment of Andrew Davies as chief executive. Mr Davies will ...

Published 19 March 2019

Commercial director steps down at Sir Robert McAlpine

Sir Robert McAlpine’s group commercial director Martin Pitt has left the firm. Documents file ...

Published 19 March 2019

Amenity area maintenance burden did not create ‘monopoly’, Sheriff Appeal Court rules

A property management company has successfully challenged a sheriff’s decision that a burden r ...

Published 19 March 2019

Saltire investment kick-starts Dundee industrial development

Industrial developer Saltire Business Parks has started construction work on sixteen units of flexib ...

Published 19 March 2019

Marion Forbes: When promotion is not always the right answer

Offering promotions to staff to prevent them from leaving is a growing trend in construction and cou ...

Published 19 March 2019

Ofgem approves £700m electric link to Shetland

Energy regulator Ofgem has today approved a subsea electricity cable linking Shetland to the mainlan ...

Published 19 March 2019

Highland emergency services to help keep construction workers safe on roads

Crucial road safety training is to be delivered to 120 apprentices and staff in the construction ind ...

Published 19 March 2019

Civil engineering students gain work experience at Queens Quay

Six West Dunbartonshire school pupils are gaining on-site work experience at Queens Quay as part of ...

Published 19 March 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel supports move for local community war memorial

A handsome bronze war memorial commemorating employees of Carrongrove Paper Company who fought in Th ...

Published 19 March 2019

Building Briefs – March 19th

CCG makes primary school CPR donation Lucky pupils at East Milton Primary School in South Lanar ...

Published 19 March 2019

And finally... Restoration work to begin on ‘world’s first skyscraper’ in Shropshire

Aggregate Industries has helped to bring the ‘world’s first skyscraper’ – th ...

Published 19 March 2019

Advertorial: Yanmar equipment innovation key to continued success

According to Yanmar Construction Equipment Europe (CEE), pioneering design, technological innovation ...

Published 19 March 2019

Takeover bids reported as Interserve bought out of administration

Interserve has been bought out of administration by a consortium of its lenders. The contractor fil ...

Published 18 March 2019

Interserve awarded ‘£660m of public contracts’ in months before collapse

Interserve was handed £660 million worth of public contracts in the months before facing colla ...

Published 18 March 2019