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‘No’ vote will return property market to ‘more normal trading conditions’

The Scottish Property Federation has said the Referendum outcome has removed the uncertainty around the commercial property market.

Published 19 September 2014

Cash position and margins ‘not sustainable’ for future of UK construction industry

The financial position of many of the largest UK construction contractors remains weak despite greater deal-flow with cash balances and margins down, according to a report published today by KPMG.

Published 19 September 2014

Plans unveiled for 4000-seater stadium in Dumbarton

Dumbarton Football Club has revealed a plan for a new, 4,000-capacity stadium to the west of the town.

Published 18 September 2014

Stewart Milne Group wins safety award for fifth consecutive year

Stewart Milne Group has won its fifth consecutive Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) gold award for occupational health and safety.

Published 18 September 2014

Aberdeenshire Council approves £6m of housing upgrades

More than £6 million is set to be spent on upgrading hundreds of residential properties in the North East after plans were approved by Aberdeenshire Council.

Published 18 September 2014

Edinburgh’s £500m Quartermile development appoints sales and marketing director

A sales and marketing director has been appointed to Edinburgh city centre’s £500m landmark mixed-use Quartermile development.

Published 18 September 2014

Building Briefs Sept 18

Aldi wins permission for new store in Cowdenbeath

Published 18 September 2014

Trump’s £5m clubhouse plan recommended for approval

Plans to create a new £5 million clubhouse at Donald Trump's Aberdeenshire golf resort have now been recommended for approval.

Published 18 September 2014

Kier Group announces ‘strong’ preliminary results

Kier Group plc, the parent company of Kier Construction in Scotland, has today announced strong full-year results for the year to 30 June 2014.

Published 18 September 2014

Building Briefs – Sept 17

Pentland Firth turbine firm MeyGen signs 10-year power deal

Published 17 September 2014

Refurbished Gleneagles Station opens in time for Ryder Cup

Balfour Beatty is celebrating the official opening of the newly refurbished Gleneagles Station in Auchterarder following a £7.4 million investment.

Published 17 September 2014

Glasgow firm reaps rewards of recruiting young people

A Glasgow multi discipline construction business has been awarded with Investors in Young People (IIYP) accreditation.

Published 17 September 2014

MPs urge Government to revive failing Green Deal scheme

The Green Deal pay-as-you-save scheme has failed to drive the scale of energy saving home improvements needed to cut carbon emissions and insulate consumers from high energy bills, an MPs committee has concluded.

Published 17 September 2014

Start date revealed £9m St Andrews development

Construction work on a £9 million development at Largo Road in St Andrews is due to begin next month.

Published 17 September 2014

Scottish house prices at record high

Scotland is the first region of the United Kingdom to see its house prices pass their pre-financial crisis peak.

Published 17 September 2014