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'Testing' year ahead for J Smart

Edinburgh-based contactor J Smart has said that its underlying profit is unlikely to improve this ye ...

Published 28 October 2019

Malcolm Group reports rise in turnover and dip in profits

Linwood-based Malcolm Group has reported an increase in turnover and a fall in profits. The logisti ...

Published 28 October 2019

Whitecross adds senior building surveyor Paul Shanahan to its team

Building consultancy practice Whitecross has announced the appointment of senior building surve ...

Published 28 October 2019

BAM partners pioneering study of flexible working in construction sector

Two of Britain’s largest contractors have combined to assist a pioneering study into flexible ...

Published 28 October 2019

MCK picks up Master Builder prize for outstanding coastal renovation

Montrose building firm MCK Construction Ltd has been presented with a new Isuzu D-Max Utah Pick Up a ...

Published 28 October 2019

Sustainable offsite manufacturing exhibition opens in Glasgow

A new exhibition currently open in Glasgow is showcasing sustainable buildings factory-made from woo ...

Published 28 October 2019

East Renfrewshire approves strategic housing plan

Councillors in East Renfrewshire have approved a five-year housing investment plan that involves the ...

Published 28 October 2019

Work starts on new Barrhead nursery

Building work to create a new nursery facility at a Barrhead primary school is now under way. Cro ...

Published 28 October 2019

Angus ‘disappointed’ at loss of Tay Cities funding for housing development

Angus Council has bemoaned the loss of a £3 million Tay Cities Deal windfall that was earmar ...

Published 28 October 2019

Avant Homes supports future housebuilding talent at Bannockburn High School

Avant Homes has announced a two-year sponsorship of an accredited learning programme that helps stud ...

Published 28 October 2019

Building Briefs – October 28th

Future bright sparks get first taste of electrical profession Dozens of young people across Sco ...

Published 28 October 2019

And finally... Macabre hotel plans for Nazi fortress

A new hotel is to be built in the rooftop of one of the largest Nazi-era bunkers in Germany. The ...

Published 28 October 2019

Fife approves residential-led rejuvenation of former Tullis Russell paper mill

A £250 million development of the former Tullis Russell paper factory between Glenrothes and M ...

Published 25 October 2019

Edinburgh Airport unveils £20m investment in transport improvements

More than £20 million is being invested to improve transport access as part of ongoing develop ...

Published 25 October 2019

South Lanarkshire completion marks end of ‘Europe’s largest school buildings investment’

The final school of a £1 billion-plus investment programme in South Lanarkshire has been compl ...

Published 25 October 2019