News



Contractor appointed for Campbeltown berthing facility

Argyll-based GSS Marine Services has been appointed to deliver over £1 million of vital infrastructure improvements to Campbeltown Harbour.

Published 22 December 2014

Building Briefs – December 22nd

Published 22 December 2014

Scottish construction makes skills funding call as confidence reaches new high

Employers in the Scottish construction industry are calling for increased funding to help recruit and train more apprentices and have highlighted critical skills shortages in a number of key trades and managerial positions.

Published 22 December 2014

Blog: Manufacturing the construction industry

BAM's Andrew Pryke on how 3D printing offering exciting possibilities for construction industry.

Published 19 December 2014

Surveyors predict Scottish house prices to increase by 4 per cent in 2015

House prices in Scotland will see an average increase of four per cent over the course of next year with rents rising by just over two per cent, according to Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) forecasts.

Published 19 December 2014

City Building recognised for commitment to supporting armed forces

City Building has been recognised for its commitment to the armed forces community through The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme awards.

Published 19 December 2014

Building Briefs – December 19th

You're hired! Best Christmas gift ever for redundant Fife apprentice‏‎

Published 19 December 2014

Builders ‘depressed’ by latest planning statistics

Latest official planning statistics showing long periods taken to reach housing planning decisions have been branded “depressing” by home building industry body Homes for Scotland.

Published 19 December 2014

Springfield remains confident over Dundee Western Gateway village

Springfield Properties has vowed to carry on with its bid to bring hundreds of new homes to Dundee despite a decision by councillors to block one half of its planned development.

Published 18 December 2014

Perthshire public asked to back £25m sports hub plans

Plans have been revealed for one of the biggest sports projects Perth has seen, which it is hoped will produce the “next generation” of Olympic athletes.

Published 18 December 2014

Councillors commit to Elgin's western link road

Moray Council has reaffirmed its commitment to Elgin’s proposed £8.5 million western link road as a major strategic project.

Published 18 December 2014