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Aberdeen Harbour Board awards £60m deals for expansion project

Aberdeen Harbour Board has awarded two new contracts for the construction of the South Breakwater and Crown Wall, with a total value of £60 million.

Published 7 May 2021

Plans lodged for new care home in Dalgety Bay

CCG (Scotland) has submitted plans for a new care home located in Dalgety Bay, Dunfermline on behalf of care provider Morrison Community Care.

Published 7 May 2021

Murrayshall Country House Hotel revamp goes to planning

The owners of Murrayshall Country House Hotel and Golf Club in Perthshire have submitted a formal planning application into a £15 million development programme at the venue.

Published 7 May 2021

Strong output surge offset by record rise in costs

The rate of input cost inflation throughout the UK construction sector picked up for the seventh month in a row to reach record levels.

Published 7 May 2021

Mactaggart & Mickel welcomes outline approval for Kilmacolm proposals

Mactaggart & Mickel has welcomed Inverclyde Council’s approval of their outline planning application for a residential development in Kilmacolm.

Published 7 May 2021

Lidl lodges plans for third Midlothian store

Supermarket chain Lidl has submitted a planning application to open a new store at Midlothian’s Straiton Retail Park.

Published 7 May 2021

Nicol of Skene continues charity partnership with new suction excavators

Civils contractor Nicol of Skene is set to double the number of suction excavators within its growing fleet to service an increasing number of contract wins with a pledge to support a local charity each time the machines are used on a new project.

Published 7 May 2021

Affordable homes granted planning permission on Colonsay 

Planning permission has been granted for an initial phase of nine affordable homes on Colonsay, prioritising the need for long-term residential homes on the island.

Published 7 May 2021

Dingwall firm to build new manufacturing facility

Dingwall-based firm WoodBlocX is expanding its manufacturing capacity with a £750,000 investment, which is expected to double production capabilities and create new jobs.

Published 7 May 2021

Bonhill site earmarked for innovative Passivhaus development

A future housing development site in Bonhill has been chosen by West Dunbartonshire Council for a new pilot scheme of Passivhaus energy efficient homes.

Published 7 May 2021

And finally... fine print

A Dutch couple has moved into Europe’s first 3D-printed house.

Published 7 May 2021

930-acre Fife site sold for potential leisure development

Hargreaves Land has announced the sale of the St Ninians and Loch Fitty site in Fife to National Pride (St Ninians) Limited which aims to deliver a major new tourism and leisure destination.

Published 6 May 2021

£250m Glenmuckloch energy project up for sale

A consented 210 MW pumped storage hydro system (PSH) plus adjacent windfarm on the Queensberry Estate in Dumfriesshire is to be brought to market by Buccleuch.

Published 6 May 2021

Aberdeen Market and BHS building could be purchased by council

Councillors in Aberdeen are to consider a report which recommends that the former BHS building on Union Street and indoor market are purchased by the local authority and redeveloped.

Published 6 May 2021

Commercial development plot within Sighthill residential development brought to market

A commercial development plot within the Sighthill regeneration project’s NorthBridge residential development is being marketed for lease or sale.

Published 6 May 2021