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More work needed to attract workers into Scottish construction

The Scottish Building Federation has called for more action to encourage people to work in Scottish construction after new figures revealed a drop in employment within the sector.

Published 17 September 2014

Edinburgh consultant engineers sold to staff

Scottish consultant structural and civil engineering firm David Narro Associates (DNA) has become the country’s latest employee-owned business.

Published 16 September 2014

Galliford Try boss unveils exit plans amid records profits

Greg Fitzgerald has announced that he will step down next year after 33 years at Galliford Try.

Published 16 September 2014

Springfield awarded business of the year accolade

Moray and Larbert-based Springfield Properties added a further trophy to its awards cabinet with the presentation of Scottish Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year award.

Published 16 September 2014

Keepmoat secures new £9m regeneration contract win in Renfrewshire

Hundreds of residents are set to benefit after Keepmoat was appointed to carry out improvement works to over 600 homes in Renfrewshire.

Published 16 September 2014

Work starts on St Enoch Subway station revamp

Work on the latest phase of the £288 million upgrade of the Glasgow Subway is now underway with the installation of a lift and stunning new glass canopy work at St Enoch Subway station.

Published 16 September 2014

RICS report sets out bold new vision for property market

A new report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has proposed a new solution to solve the UK’s chronic housing shortage.

Published 16 September 2014

LHC members benefit from £20m efficiency saving

Public sector procurement consortium LHC has helped its members save over £20m in terms of hours worked.

Published 16 September 2014

Building Briefs Sept 16

Civic square plan for heart of Shawlands heart

Published 16 September 2014

Ashwood Scotland smashes £70m contract barrier

West Lothian-based construction company Ashwood Scotland is celebrating 15-years in business this month shortly after the completion of its 313th project.

Published 15 September 2014

Scottish success at CITB Pride of Construction Awards

A Shetland apprentice, a plasterer from East Kilbride and a construction worker from Cumnock were all given prestigious industry awards by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Published 15 September 2014

Student accommodation reaches completion in Glasgow’s West End

The site of a former retail store in the heart of Glasgow’s West End has been transformed into a bright, modern retail space and student residence thanks to Alumno Developments and Kier Construction.

Published 15 September 2014

Work starts on Caltongate Premier Inn and Hub hotels

Construction works are underway on Artisan Real Estate Investors’ Caltongate development at East Market Street where they are building two hotels for Whitbread PLC as part of their development site in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town.

Published 15 September 2014

Dundee University student counts down to National Awards final

It’s countdown time for a Dundee University student who is preparing to face the judges in a national property competition, the Association of Women in Property (WiP) National Student Awards.

Published 15 September 2014

Building Briefs

Gladstone’s home bags top architecture award

Published 15 September 2014