News



Tulloch Homes appoints new board member

Former Homes for Scotland chairman Gerry More has joined the board of Tulloch Homes Group.

Published 10 November 2014

LMA invests in the future of design technology

Lawrence Mcpherson Associates (LMA) has its sights set on the future and is looking at new innovative ways of working following their investment in the latest design technologies that will drive further construction efficiencies and assist the practice in achieving the highest standards of sustainable design for its clients.

Published 10 November 2014

Marketing specialist joins Space Solutions following record results

Workplace specialists Space Solutions has announced a key appointment to lead and deliver a new marketing strategy to capitalise on record financial results from the company.

Published 10 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 10th

British Geological Survey HQ clears planning

Published 10 November 2014

Witnesses who fail to cooperate in Edinburgh trams inquiry can now be prosecuted

Witnesses will now be compelled to give evidence to the Edinburgh trams inquiry following its conversion from a non-statutory to full, statutory inquiry by the Scottish Government.

Published 10 November 2014

Galliford Try bolstered by Miller acquisition

Galliford Try’s order book has grown to £3.1 billion following its acquisition of Miller Construction, the firm revealed today.

Published 7 November 2014

MacLeod warns of ‘fragile’ confidence despite Help to Buy lift

M & K MacLeod has noted an improvement in the market for housebuilding but warned that confidence remains fragile among construction firms.

Published 7 November 2014

Orkney community planning ‘needs urgent improvement’

Orkney Community Planning Partnership (CPP) lacks effective leadership - all partners need urgently to agree priorities and align resources to deliver them, a report published for the Accounts Commission and the Auditor General for Scotland has concluded.

Published 7 November 2014

Angela MacMillan and Dany Metzstein honoured by RIAS

The widows of two of Scotland’s greatest 20th Century architects, Professors Andy MacMillan OBE and Isi Metzstein OBE, Angela and Dany, have been awarded Honorary Fellowships from the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS).

Published 7 November 2014

Keppie Design launches Ayrshire College enterprise education initiative

East Ayrshire Council, in partnership with architectural practice Keppie Design and Ayrshire College, has launched the new brief for Interaction, an enterprise education challenge in which eight secondary schools will participate.

Published 7 November 2014

Devolution of health and safety regulation could create different standards of worker protection

The British Safety Council has warned that devolution of health and safety regulation to Scotland could create different standards of worker protection across Great Britain.

Published 7 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 7th

Partnerships paves way for new Dundee housing project

Published 7 November 2014