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And finally... When do architects feel at their most creative during the day?

New research has revealed that architects feel at their most creative around 10am. The study, by ...

Published 4 July 2019

Succession plan in place at James Donaldson & Sons as group MD to step down

Scott Cairns has announced his decision to step down as group managing director for James Donaldson ...

Published 3 July 2019

Halliday Fraser Munro strengthens Edinburgh presence following wins on £150m worth of city projects

Architecture and planning firm Halliday Fraser Munro (HFM) has continued its 20-year presence in Edi ...

Published 3 July 2019

City Deal funding confirmed for new Greenock Ocean Terminal development

The development of a £19 million cruise berthing and visitor centre at Greenock Ocean Terminal ...

Published 3 July 2019

Councillors approve raft of housing developments in East Lothian

East Lothian Council has given the green light to a number of planning applications which could deli ...

Published 3 July 2019

FMB sounds alarm bells for construction over no-deal Brexit

The UK construction sector could be subject to soaring material prices and lower workloads and enqui ...

Published 3 July 2019

Three new schools set for Winchburgh as £60m investment approved

West Lothian Council is to invest over £60 million to deliver three new schools in Winchburgh. ...

Published 3 July 2019

Land deal signals long-awaited building work on £50m Madras College

A major step on the way to a replacement Madras College has been taken as Fife Council agreed to the ...

Published 3 July 2019

Scottish Water begins £1.3m investment project at South Lanarkshire heritage site

Scottish Water is investing around £1.3 million in a project that will help protect its infras ...

Published 3 July 2019

CITB to train up 160 more on-site assessors

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is tackling an industry shortage by training 160 mor ...

Published 3 July 2019

Strong demand sees Edinburgh offices approach turning point

Demand for office space in Edinburgh has remained robust despite the headwinds caused by a protracte ...

Published 3 July 2019

SEPA outlines regulation plan for housing sector in new report

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency has published a new plan which sets out how it will regul ...

Published 3 July 2019

Compass Building to deliver 35 new council homes in Inverness

The Highland Council has awarded a contract worth £5.1 million to build 35 new council houses ...

Published 3 July 2019

Consultation on right to buy land to further sustainable development

The Scottish Government is consulting on regulations to bring into force Part 5 of the Land Reform ( ...

Published 3 July 2019

Building Briefs – July 3rd

New name and video walkthrough for Jedburgh Campus revealed The results of a public vote to dec ...

Published 3 July 2019