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Galliford Try cancels interim dividend and places staff on furlough

Galliford Try has joined other major construction groups in cancelling its interim dividend as it pr ...

Published 31 March 2020

City of Edinburgh Council sets out general coronavirus position to provide clarity for contractors

The City of Edinburgh Council has written to contractors delivering all non-essential, council-led c ...

Published 31 March 2020

JR Group completes West End fit-out project

Works have been completed on a full-scale renovation and fit-out project transforming the former Duc ...

Published 31 March 2020

Double promotion at Oberlanders Architects

Oberlanders Architects has promoted Holly Small to the role of practice manager ...

Published 31 March 2020

Inverness Justice Centre opens

Scotland’s first purpose-built justice centre in Inverness opens today. With the focus of t ...

Published 31 March 2020

BESA sets up NHS key services survey

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) is conducting a survey to identify firms across ...

Published 31 March 2020

Law firm Gilson Gray merges with Dundee property company

Gilson Gray has accelerated its recent expansion into Dundee by merging with local property firm, Wa ...

Published 31 March 2020

Bruce Kennedy: Humanising the workplace

Looking to a post-pandemic work environment, Bruce Kennedy talks about designing workplaces that ins ...

Published 31 March 2020

Call for rating appeals to be lodged due to material change of circumstances arising from coronavirus

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors has called for rating appeals to be lodged and ideally to be backdated ...

Published 31 March 2020

University plans to demolish historic Dundee tenement buildings

Unlisted tenement buildings deemed too expensive to maintain could soon be demolished to make way fo ...

Published 31 March 2020

Block of flats planned for Edinburgh’s Morningside

Plans have been submitted to build a five-storey residential development on the site of a commercial ...

Published 31 March 2020

Bancon Homes earmarks land near Dobbies for latest phase at Maidencraig South

Bancon Homes has lodged plans to deliver more than 200 new homes at Maidencraig South in the west of ...

Published 31 March 2020

Private landlords urged to postpone safety certification requirements

The Scottish Government has issued updated guidance on gas, fire and electrical safety checks which ...

Published 31 March 2020

Building Briefs – March 31st

Mactaggart & Mickel boosts Sikh community food bank Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel ha ...

Published 31 March 2020

And finally... Construction workers ‘quarantined' by armed vigilantes

A group of armed vigilantes in the US are said to have cut down a tree to use as a roadblock to try ...

Published 31 March 2020